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OLIVER BENNETT #42
TEAM: XITE Energy Racing powered by myenergi
DATE OF BIRTH: November 7, 1992

HOMETOWN: Bristol, UK
VEHICLE: XITE Energy Racing FC1-X
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2021 Nitro Rallycross Championship: 16th

2019 Nitro Rallycross: --

2018 Nitro Rallycross: --

 

  • 2021 did not make a Nitro Rallycross Final.

  • Won the opening rounds of the 2022 British Rallycross championship at Lydden Hill.

  • Started racing motocross from age 8 through to 18 in the European MX championship.

  • Switched to rallycross in 2016 after a motoX crash in motox

  • Started in British Rallycross Championship in 2016

  • First World RX event was at Lydden Hill 2017

  • Raced World Rallycross Championship in 2018 (8 of 12 rounds); 2019 (all), 2020 (2 rounds), 2021 (1 round)

  • Has also contested Americas Rallycross and Gymkhana GRiD events.

  • Finished the debut Extreme E Season 9th alongside co-driver Christine GZ; returning to the series in 2022 alongside Swede Klara Andersson (6th as of June 15)

  • Lives in London with his partner and XITE Energy business partner Megan and two dogs