Global RallyCross 2012 season preview gallery
Start Your Engines
Tanner Foust, Ken Block and Travis Pastrana head an impressive cast of drivers competing in Global RallyCross this season. Click through the gallery for more drivers and their cars.
Tanner Foust finished second in RallyCross and fourth in Rally Racing at X Games 17 in Los Angeles, but he topped all drivers in the overall Global RallyCross standings in 2011.
Ken Block is hoping improvements made on his Ford Fiesta, shown in X Games 17, will make a big difference in his performance this season.
Marcus Grnholm won the bronze medal in RallyCross at X Games 17 and finished second overall in the 2011 Global RallyCross standings.
Lasek, Mirra, Isachsen
Subaru Puma drivers, from left, Bucky Lasek, Dave Mirra and Sverre Isachsen, are shown with their new Global RallyCross Championships cars.
Tanner Foust entertains race fan David Letterman and his audience with some slick parallel parking skills in July outside the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York.
Travis Pastrana is the lone competitor driving a Dodge Dart in Global RallyCross this season.
Reigning X Games RallyCross champ Brian Deegan returns for the 2012 Global RallyCross season.
Stephan Verdier was fourth overall as a privateer in 2011, but he has joined Rhys Millen Racing in his new "Motorcity" ride for 2012.
Rhys Millen finished fifth in RallyCross at X Games 17 in Los Angeles and fifth in the 2011 Global RallyCross standings.