GCK will also provide the electric charging points for all 14 cars on the World RX grid, using both solar power and that from “green energy networks”.
Chicherit’s career has been eclectic to say the least. Making his name as a four-time World Freeriding Champion, he has since competed in rally, rallycross events, complementing his motor sport activities with stunt driving attempts.
“I’m super excited for GCK to be returning to the FIA World Rallycross Championship under its new electric banner,” he said. “The race format lends itself perfectly to delivering one of the most thrilling sporting spectacles with electric cars so far, and we chose the Lancia Delta Integrale because it is a vehicle that made us all dream. It is the rally car par excellence – without doubt the most incredible of its era – and one that remains hugely popular to this day.