Toomas Heikkinen Newswire

Toomas Heikkinen Newswire

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  1. Canada WRX: Kristoffersson scores third straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... five and elevated Loeb onto the podium ahead of MJP Racing Team Austria driver Kevin Eriksson. EKS driver Toomas Heikkinen had a strong Canadian weekend and initially ran through behind the VWs in the final before a slow puncture dropped him back. ...

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  2. Sweden WRX: Kristoffersson leads Solberg after qualifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... r lap exit. As Timerzyanov climbed into the semi-final positions, Nitiss retired from Q4 with a problem and Toomas Heikkinen had a spin, meaning that in team owner Mattias Ekstrom's absence, none of the EKS cars made the semi-finals.

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  3. Sweden WRX: Kristoffersson leads Loeb on home soilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... only one of his EKS Audi team's three drivers is inside the top 12 at the end of Saturday - Reinis Nitiss. Toomas Heikkinen was slowed by a technical problem for the majority of his Q2 race and ended up 16th overnight, one place better off than ...

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  4. Belgium WRX: Kristoffersson stays on top after qualifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... despite his Q4 dramas, in part thanks to his second fastest time in Q3, one place behind his teammate Toomas Heikkinen in the Intermediate standings. Young Swede Kevin Hansen's event ended on the final lap of his Q3 race when he rolled his 2016-spec ...

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  5. Hockenheim WRX: Ekstrom scores third straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... shadowed by Kristoffersson in second. Ekstrom's great start was mirrored by that of his EKS teammate, Toomas Heikkinen, who from the back row of the grid fought with former World Rally champions Sebastien Loeb and Petter Solberg after the first ...

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  6. Hockenheim WRX: Loeb leads on opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... RX event winner Robin Larsson in his return to the series, side-by-side contact on lap one with EKS driver Toomas Heikkinen causing damage to his Audi's rear suspension. Championship leader Mattias Ekstrom lost time in traffic in Q1 after a slow ...

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  7. Portugal WRX: Kristoffersson sweeps opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... throughout their Q2 race, ending up third overall. Both Peugeot-Hansen driver Timmy Hansen and EKS pilot Toomas Heikkinen lost time while battling for position in their Q2 race, Hansen diving up the inside of Heikkinen's Audi at the tarmac ...

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  8. Barcelona WRX: Scheider tops qualifying, Loeb out of contentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... from fourth at turn two to be second to Bakkerud at the finish and be fifth in the Intermediate standings. Toomas Heikkinen dropped from leading overnight to seventh, while a pair of solid times for two-time British Rally champion Guy Wilks moved ...

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  9. Barcelona WRX: Heikkinen leads after opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Multi-discipline expert Johan Kristoffersson starred on the opening day of the World Rallycross Championship in Barcelona, but it was EKS driver Toomas Heikkinen who topped the order at the end of day one. Kristoffersson set fastest time in both free practice and Q1 in the new Volkswagen Motorsport-built Polo, but mixed conditions through the day turned into heavy rain before the final race of Q2, leaving some of the best drivers in the field struggling for traction.

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  10. FIA releases 18-driver entry list for 2017 World RX seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... winning squad will continue with its 2016 line-up of double DTM champion Ekstrom and Finnish driver Toomas Heikkinen, while Reinis Nitiss will join the outfit in a third Audi S1 as an individual entry. Team Peugeot-Hansen will also field three cars, ...

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  11. Audi expands to third World RX car for NitissRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Latvian driver Reinis Nitiss will race a third Audi S1 Supercar for Audi-backed World Rallycross Champions EKS full-time in the series this season, alongside World RX champion Mattias Ekstrom and Finnish driver Toomas Heikkinen. Nitiss became the youngest ever World RX event winner when claimed victory at the third ever round of the World Rallycross Championship at Norway in 2014, and will race as an individual entrant in the series this season.

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  12. Heikkinen retained by EKS for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Audi-backed FIA World Rallycross Championship team EKS has re-signed Finnish driver Toomas Heikkinen to partner World Champion Mattias Ekstrom in the squad this year. Audi Sport confirmed last month that it will increase its support for the EKS squad in 2017, following its championship success in both the drivers and teams championships last year.

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  13. Audi confirms World Rallycross entry via Eks RX teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Audi Sport announced its entry in the FIA World Rallycross Championship after confirming that it will provide the EKS RX team with full factory backing for the 2017 season. In 2016, the Audi S1 EKS RX quattro piloted by Mattias Ekstrom and Toomas Heikkinen secured both the drivers' and the teams' world championships, with Ekstrom winning the former in spite of strong competition from Ford, Peugeot, Volkswagen and numerous privateer teams.

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  14. Ekstrom secures Audi support for EKS World RX teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... and Peugeot as manufacturers backing teams in the series. It is yet to be confirmed whether 2016 EKS driver Toomas Heikkinen will be retained, or if Ekstrom will compete in every round, following the confirmation that he will challenge for his third ...

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  15. Argentina WRX: Bakkerud takes lights-to-flag win in season finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    ... Timo Scheider, who qualified for his first World RX final in Rosario, but it was Ekstrom's teammate Toomas Heikkinen who climbed to third at the first corner, as the DTM duo fought over fourth out of the second corner. Scheider and Swedish privateer ...

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