2016 World RX of Argentina

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2016 World RX of Argentina
Round 12 of 12 in the
2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship
Date26–27 November 2016
Location Rosario, Santa Fe
Venue Autódromo Municipal Juan Manuel Fangio
Results
Heat Winners
Heat 1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
Petter Solberg World RX Team
Heat 2 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
Petter Solberg World RX Team
Heat 3 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
Petter Solberg World RX Team
Heat 4 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
Petter Solberg World RX Team
Semi-Final Winners
Semi-Final 1 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson
Volkswagen RX Sweden
Semi-Final 2 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud
Hoonigan Racing Division
Final
First Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud
Hoonigan Racing Division
Second Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson
Volkswagen RX Sweden
Third Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen
EKS RX

The 2016 World RX of Argentina was the twelfth and final round of the third season of the FIA World Rallycross Championship. [1] The event was held at the Autódromo Municipal Juan Manuel Fangio in Rosario, Santa Fe.

Contents

Heats

Q1 was held in torrential rain, leading to a delayed Q2 Toomas Heikkinen (Audi S1 EKS RX quattro) (30890196670).jpg
Q1 was held in torrential rain, leading to a delayed Q2
The 2016 race will be the last held in Argentina for the foreseeable future Toomas Heikkinen (Audi S1 EKS RX quattro) (31114021642).jpg
The 2016 race will be the last held in Argentina for the foreseeable future
Andreas Bakkerud won the event WRX Argentina 2016 001.jpg
Andreas Bakkerud won the event
The EKS RX team celebrate their first drivers' and teams' championships EKS team (31197013871).jpg
The EKS RX team celebrate their first drivers' and teams' championships
Pos.No.DriverTeamCarQ1Q2Q3Q4Pts
11 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg Petter Solberg World RX Team Citroën DS3 1st1st1st1st16
213 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Hoonigan Racing Division Ford Focus RS 4th3rd3rd2nd15
35 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström EKS RX Audi S1 2nd4th4th3rd14
49 Flag of France.svg Sébastien Loeb Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 13th2nd2nd4th13
53 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson Volkswagen RX Sweden Volkswagen Polo 3rd8th6th5th12
615 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta 11th7th7th10th11
77 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov World RX Team Austria Ford Fiesta 8th5th5th16th10
84 Flag of Sweden.svg Robin Larsson Larsson Jernberg Motorsport Audi A1 9th13th10th6th9
957 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen EKS RX Audi S1 10th10th11th9th8
1092 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund Volkswagen RX Sweden Volkswagen Polo 7th12th12th11th7
116 Flag of Latvia.svg Jānis Baumanis World RX Team Austria Ford Fiesta 5th11th14th12th6
1244 Flag of Germany.svg Timo Scheider All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport SEAT Ibiza 14th6th8th15th5
1321 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 15th14th9th7th4
1477 Flag of Germany.svg René Münnich All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport SEAT Ibiza 12th9th15th14th3
1543 Flag of the United States.svg Ken Block Hoonigan Racing Division Ford Focus RS 6th16th16th13th2
1696 Flag of Sweden.svg Kevin Eriksson Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 16th15th13th8th1
1794 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Nick Jones JRM Racing BMW MINI Countryman 17th17th17th17th

Semi-Finals

Semi-Final 1
Pos.No.DriverTeamTimePts
13 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson Volkswagen RX Sweden 3:56.1826
25 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström EKS RX +2.4765
357 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen EKS RX +4.5134
47 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov World RX Team Austria +7.7673
51 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg Petter Solberg World RX Team +1:24.6352
66 Flag of Latvia.svg Jānis Baumanis World RX Team Austria DNF1
Semi-Final 2
Pos.No.DriverTeamTimePts
113 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Hoonigan Racing Division 3:52.8726
244 Flag of Germany.svg Timo Scheider All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport +2.5235
34 Flag of Sweden.svg Robin Larsson Larsson Jernberg Motorsport +5.0034
492 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund Volkswagen RX Sweden +5.8833
59 Flag of France.svg Sébastien Loeb Team Peugeot-Hansen +6.4042
615 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE +11.0041

Final

Pos.No.DriverTeamTimePts
113 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Hoonigan Racing Division 3:48.2198
23 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson Volkswagen RX Sweden +1.9915
357 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen EKS RX +3.8234
444 Flag of Germany.svg Timo Scheider All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport +4.8183
55 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström EKS RX +6.2632
64 Flag of Sweden.svg Robin Larsson Larsson Jernberg Motorsport +11.5591

Standings after the event

PosDriverPtsGap
1 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström 272
2 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson 240+32
3 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud 239+33
Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
5 Flag of France.svg Sébastien Loeb 209+63

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References

  1. "Results - 2016 World RX of Argentina". rallycrossrx.com. Retrieved 15 November 2016.
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