2021 Swedish Rallycross Championship, 2150 class champion, Klara Andersson will turn into the first female driver to enter the all-serene FIA RX2e Championship, becoming a member of the sequence on the fourth spherical of the championship at World RX of Spa-Benelux on 9/10 October.
The 21-one year-aged Löberöd native will now be taking her step-up in the profession and she sees the RX2e to be a viable route on her manner to the tip of rallycross. After racing in the Swedish Rallycross Championship for in a few seasons in a rear-wheel-force BMW 120 hatchback, this would be her first time racing competitively in a four-wheel-force machine. She follows her sister Magda (venerable European Supercar driver) to turn into the next Andersson to place the family identify out in Europe.
Klara began her racing profession in karting as a seven-one year-aged and spent six years in the class – largely racing on house soil in Sweden with many regional wins but additionally racing in Norway and Italy. It became in 2018 she switched point of curiosity over to rallycross and she without a doubt fell in admire with the game when she had a wildcard appearance on the 2019 RallyX Nordic final at Tierp Enviornment in the RX Academy class, and now she is a proud member of the Swedish Junior Nationwide Group of Motorsport that she will seemingly be representing in Spa.
“After winning the Swedish Rallycross Championship this one year, I began to glimpse into the manner forward for Rallycross. RX2e appears to be like admire a fun serene class which offers you an insight into the route the game is heading, which appears to be like to be mainly electric.” Andersson talked about.
“It’s an very most intriguing different to be in a anguish to force the RX2e automobile at Spa in October, and to uncover a conception of what would be the next step in my profession. This occasion most intriguing turned conceivable by arrangement of the enhance from Svensk Bilsport, Sweden Nationwide Group and my companions, and I’m previous grateful and infected for this different.”
“Rallycross is my ardour in life and if I’m in a position to construct what I love in a extra sustainable manner then I’m concerned with it. I’ve dreamt about taking part in an FIA World Rallycross Championship occasion since I became rather lady using my bike in the paddock, and to make that dream come perfect on the legendary Spa-Francorchamps is an different of a lifetime!”
“We’re extremely overjoyed to welcome Klara to the FIA RX2e Championship sooner than Spherical 4. She is an undoubtedly talented racer and made headlines along with her Swedish Championship success earlier this one year.” Pere Gonzalez, Mission Manager, FIA RX2e Championship, added.
“Her upcoming appearance at Spa extra strengthens what is made up our minds to be one other excessive-class driver line-up, and this would be thrilling to spy how she performs in our reducing-edge RX2e automobile.”