Rain Forces Cancellation of Global Rallycross at X Games Barcelona

May 21, 2013, 02:59 ET from Global Rallycross

LOS ANGELES, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Rallycross event at X Games Barcelona scheduled for Sunday, May 19 was cancelled. 

"Due to heavy rain and the resulting adverse course conditions, the Global Rallycross competition at X Games Barcelona was cancelled," said Colin Dyne, Global Rallycross CEO. "Global Rallycross will announce the addition of another race as a makeup race on the calendar shortly."

Global Rallycross combines the best aspects of circuit racing, off-road racing and rally competition to deliver intense action in a fan-friendly environment.  Global Rallycross pits production-based, small cars against each other for door-to-door racing featuring elements such as dirt, asphalt and jumps. Drivers progress through a series of heat races to advance into a final race, where winner takes all.

For more information on Global Rallycross, please visit the website at: www.global-rallycross.com. Check out Global Rallycross at facebook.com/globalrallycross and on twitter/instagram: @GlobalRallyX.

CONTACT: Kate Osborne, kosborne@global-rallycross.com

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