Former Swedish rallystar, Ramona Karlsson, confirms her start in the FIA European Rallycross Championship. Karlsson will be the world’s first female driver to run her own Supercar team, Ramona RX.
After tirelessly working on budgetory requirements and the formation of a new team, Ramona now confirms that she will be participating in the 2015 FIA European Rallycross Championship with her own team: Ramona RX.
”It feels so great to finally announce this and to do it together with my own team. I’ve put in a lot of hard work to secure various sponsorships, to gather and incorporate experienced and professional people into the team and I’m very happy to see it become a success” says Ramona. Right now, Ingvar Gunnarsson Motorsport are making the final updates to Ramona’s VW Scirocco Supercar and the team is working diligently in preparation of their debut in Belgium on May 15.
”A big and warm thank you to everybody that has made this possible. Kenneth, Daniel, Ingvar Gunnarsson Motorsport, all the Sponsors, and last but not least to everyone who has supported my team through my crowdfunding campaign. This will be great fun, and I can’t wait to start!” says Ramona with a big smile.
Ramona RX rallycross calendar 2015:
- Belgium, Mettet, May 15-17
- Germany, Estering, June 19-21
- Norway, Hell, August 21-23
- Spain, Barcelona, Septembr 18-20
- Italy, Franciacorta, October 16-18
In addition to the listed rallycross calendar, Team Ramona RX intend to participate in
- World RX Höljes, July 3-5
- Swedish Championship Final at Solvalla, September 11-12
Press release by Ramona RX / CooperKinetix