2012A NASA RallyCross Challenge Season

2012A NASA RallyCross Challenge season
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NASA RallyCross Challenge
Season
Races 6
Start date 1 July
End date 5 August
Awards
Drivers' champion Us.png Brandon Lambert
Constructors' Champion Us.png Revolution Racing
Privateers' Champion Us.png Andrew Fessler
MONSTER World Rally Team
Manufacturers' Cup Jp.png Mitsubishi
Nations' Cup Us.png United States
Tires' Cup Fr.png Michelin
Chronology
Previous season Next season
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The 2012A NASA RallyCross Challenge was the first season of RallyCross sanctioned by NASA. It featured 6 events in 3 countries. The season started on 1 July and ended on 5 August.

2012A Schedule

Round Circuit Location
1 Croft RallyCross Gb.png Croft, UK
2 Island RallyCross Us.png Long Island, NY, USA
3 Negus RallyCross Us.png Canon City, CO, USA
4 Riverside RallyCross Us.png Riverside, CA, USA
5 St. Eustache RallyCross Ca.png St. Eustache, CAN
6 Valkenwaard RallyCross Nl.png Valkenwaard, NED

2012A Teams & Drivers

NASA RallyCross Car Entries eligible to score constructor points
Constructor Team Individual Team No. Drivers Rounds
Citroën
(Citroën Xsara)
Us.png Solstice Racing AMP Energy Solstice Racing 35 Us.png Nick Kahrs 1-4
Ford
(Ford Focus)
Us.png Great Lakes Motorsports Team Klondike 27 Nl.png Tristan Hagenstein 2-6
Us.png MONSTER World Rally Team MONSTER World Rally Team 5 Us.png Andrew Fessler 2-6
Us.png Red Bull Ford World Rally Team Red Bull Ford World Rally Team 21 Us.png Brandon Lambert All
Mitsubishi
(Mitsubishi Lancer)
Us.png Revolution Racing Rockstar Energy Revolution Racing 23 Us.png Chris Wetz 1-2, 4-6
Rockstar Energy Revolution Racing 51 Ca.png Dylan Livengood All
Us.png Webler Motorsports Team Verizon 12 Us.png Mike Greenwood 4-6
Team SPEED 116 Us.png Eric Webler 3-5
Subaru
(Subaru Impreza)
Us.png Kodak Racing Kodak RallyCross Team 77 Us.png Gabe Herschel 2
At.png MRT MRT Red Bull RallyCross Team 81 De.png Josh Mertz 3-6
HWR Red Bull RallyCross Team 524 Us.png Cody Erdmann 3-4, 6
Us.png Pillsbury Racing Pillsbury Racing 6 Us.png Dylan Smith 4-6
Pillsbury Racing 32 Us.png Matt Wishart 4-6
Us.png So Cal Autosport BullyVille So Cal Autosport 91 Us.png John Quinn 1-2, 4
Major entries ineligible to score constructor points
Constructor Team Individual Team No. Drivers Rounds
Citroën
(Citroën Xsara)
At.png MRT MRT Red Bull RallyCross Team 81 De.png Josh Mertz 1-2
Us.png Team Friendship Avril Lavigne Team Friendship 64 It.png Stephen Knight 6
Ford
(Ford Focus)
Us.png Aragon Motorsports Best Buy Aragon Motorsports 4 Us.png Doug DeNise 5
Us.png Solstice Racing Stobart Solstice Racing 33 Us.png Caleb Paul 1
Mitsubishi
(Mitsubishi Lancer)
Us.png DC Incorporated NOS Energy DC Inc. 87 Us.png Dylan Connolly 4, 6
Us.png Revolution Racing RalliArt 666 Revolution Racing 666 Us.png Elliot Porterfield 1-2
Us.png Webler Motorsports Alpinestars RallyCross Team 7 Us.png Nick Dawson 4
Subaru
(Subaru Impreza)
Us.png Kodak Racing Kodak RallyCross Team 77 Us.png Gabe Herschel 2
At.png MRT ATN Red Bull RallyCross Team 08 Us.png Adam Simons 4-5
RER Red Bull RallyCross Team 48 Us.png Adam Sweet 4
Red Bull Mexicans United 85 Ar.png Dako 4-5
Us.png Pillsbury Racing Pillsbury Racing 22 Us.png Brian Mercurio 5
Pillsbury Racing 55 Us.png Timmy Pacchioli 4-5
Us.png Solstice Racing MONSTER Energy Solstice Racing 15 Us.png Keith Sherman 1, 3
Us.png Revolution Racing Rockwell Revolution Racing 08 Us.png Adam Simons 1, 3

Results and Standings

Championship leader table
Race Championship leader Lead
Gb.png Croft Us.png Elliot Porterfield 3
Us.png Island Rally 11
Us.png Negus De.png Josh Mertz 2
Us.png Riverside Us.png Brandon Lambert 8
Ca.png St. Eustache 4
Nl.png Valkenswaard 6

Results

Rd. Race Heat 1 Heat 2 Heat 3 Heat 4 LCQ Winning Driver Winning Team Winning Manu
1 Gb.png Croft De.png Josh Mertz Us.png Elliot Porterfield N/A N/A Us.png John Quinn Us.png Elliot Porterfield Us.png Revolution Racing Jp.png Mitsubishi
2 Us.png Island Rally Us.png Elliot Porterfield Us.png Brandon Lambert N/A N/A De.pngJosh Mertz Us.png Elliot Porterfield Us.png Revolution Racing Jp.png Mitsubishi
3 Us.png Negus Us.png Andrew Fessler De.png Josh Mertz N/A N/A Us.png Brandon Lambert Us.png Brandon Lambert Us.png Red Bull Ford WRT Us.png Ford
4 Us.png Riverside Us.png Matt Wishart Us.png John Quinn Us.png Adam Simons De.png Cody Erdmann Us.png Brandon Lambert Us.png John Quinn Us.png So Cal Autosport Jp.png Subaru
5 Ca.png St. Eustache Us.png Adam Simons Us.png Brett Lawrence Us.png Brian Mercurio De.png Josh Mertz Us.png Andrew Fessler De.png Josh Mertz At.png MRT Jp.png Subaru
6 Nl.png Valkenswaard Us.png Dylan Smith De.png Josh Mertz Us.png Brandon Lambert N/A It.png Stephen Knight Us.png Chris Wetz Us.png Revolution Racing Jp.png Mitsubishi

2012A Drivers Standings

Top 16 finishers receive points.

Position  1st   2nd   3rd   4th   5th   6th   7th   8th   9th   10th   11th   12th   13th   14th   15th   16th   Heat Win 
Points 20 17 15 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 1
Pos. Drivers Team CRO
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ISR
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NEG
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RVR
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CAN
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NED
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 Pts 
1 Us.png Brandon Lambert Red Bull Ford World Rally Team 10 2 1 5 2 2 92
2 De.png Josh Mertz Red Bull RallyCross Team 2 4 3 15 1 3 86
3 Ca.png Dylan Livengood Rockstar Energy Revolution Racing 4 7 4 6 4 8 69
4 Us.png Andrew Fessler MONSTER World Rally Team 3 5 3 8 4 65
5 Us.png Chris Wetz Rockstar Energy Revolution Racing 5 9 12 5 1 58
6 Us.png John Quinn BullyVille So Cal Autosport 3 10 1 43
7 Us.png Elliot Porterfield RalliArt Revolution Racing 1 1 42
8 Nl.png Tristan Hagenstein NOS Energy Great Lakes RallyCross Team 5 6 11 6 40
9 Us.png Cody Erdmann Red Bull RallyCross Team 2 2 10 40
10 Us.png Adam Simons Red Bull RallyCross Team 9 9 9 9 34
11 Us.png Nick Kahrs AMP Energy Solstice Racing 8 6 10 18 27
12 Us.png Matt Wishart Pillsbury Racing 4 12 9 27
13 Us.png Dylan Smith Pillsbury Racing 7 14 7 25
14 Us.png Keith Sherman MONSTER Energy Solstice Racing 6 7 21
14 Us.png Eric Webler Team SPEED 8 11 15 17
15 Us.png Brian Mercurio Pillsbury Racing 3 16
16 Ar.png Dako Red Bull Mexicans United 10 10 14
17 It.png Stephen Knight Avril Lavigne Team Friendship 5 12
18 Us.png Brett Lawrence Red Bull Ford World Rally Team 7 11
19 Us.png Timmy Pacchioli Pillsbury Racing 6 11
20 Us.png Dylan Connelly NOS Energy RallyCross Team 13 11 10
21 Us.png Caleb Paul Stobart Solstice Racing 7 10
22 Us.png Nick Dawson Team SPEED 8 9
23 Us.png Gabe Herschel Kodak RallyCross Team 8 9
24 Us.png Mike Greenwood Team Verizon 17 16 12 6
26 Us.png Doug DeNise Best Buy Racing 13 4
27 Us.png Kevin Hasemann Rockstar Energy KMH Enterprises 14 3
28 Us.png Adam Sweet Red Bull RallyCross Team 16 1
Pos. Drivers Team CRO
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ISR
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NEG
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RVR
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CAN
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NED
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 Pts 
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Made Final, Points Finish
Red Made Final, Non-Points Finish
Blue Missed final, Points Finish
Purple Missed final, Non-Points Finish
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
Light blue Practiced only (PO)
White Did not start (DNS)
Blank Withdrew entry before the event (WD)
Suspended (SUS)

Italics - Driver won their heat, they get an extra bonus point

2012A Manufacturers Standings

Pos. Manufacturer CRO
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ISR
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NEG
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RVR
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CAN
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NED
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 Pts 
1 Jp.png Mitsubishi 1 1 4 6 4 1 99
2 Jp.png Subaru 3 8 3 1 1 3 98*
3 Us.png Ford 7 2 1 3 2 2 98
4 Fr.png Citroen 2 4 10 18 5 50

* - Subaru wins the tiebreaker between Ford on number of wins, 2 to 1.

2012A Constructors' Standings

Pos. Constructor No. CRO
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ISR
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NEG
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RVR
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CAN
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NED
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Points
1 Us.png Revolution Racing 23 5 9 DNA 12 5 1 133
51 4 7 4 6 4 8
2 At.png MRT 81 2 4 3 15 1 3 129
524 2 2 DNA 10
3 Us.png Red Bull Ford World Rally Team 21 10 2 1 5 2 2 92
4 Us.png MONSTER World Rally Team 5 3 5 3 8 4 65
5 Us.png Pillsbury Racing 6 7 14 7 51
32 4 12 9
6 Us.png So Cal Autosport 91 3 10 WD 1 WD 42
7 Us.png Great Lakes Motorsports 27 5 6 DNA 11 6 40
8 Us.png Solstice Racing 35 8 6 10 18 WD 27
9 Us.png Webler Motorsports 12 17 16 12 23
116 8 11 15 WD
Pos. Constructor No. CRO
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ISR
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NEG
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RVR
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CAN
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NED
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Points
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Made Final, Points Finish
Red Made Final, Non-Points Finish
Blue Missed final, Points Finish
Purple Missed final, Non-Points Finish
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
Light blue Practiced only (PO)
White Did not start (DNS)
Blank Withdrew entry before the event (WD)
Suspended (SUS)

2012A Nations Cup

Pos. Manufacturer CRO
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ISR
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NEG
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RVR
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CAN
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NED
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 Pts 
1 Us.png United States 1 1 1 1 2 1 120
2 De.png Germany 2 4 3 15 1 3 86
3 Ca.png Canada 4 7 4 6 4 8 69
4 Nl.png Netherlands 5 6 11 6 40
5 Ar.png Argentina 10 10 14
6 It.png Italy 5 7