Scott Speed leads the field during the Global Rallycross final at X Games Austin. (Photo: Red Bull GRC)

leads the field during the final at Austin. (Photo: Red Bull GRC)

Ex- and NASCAR driver Scott Speed raced to his second career X Games Rallycross gold medal on Saturday at Circuit of The Americas.

Speed, who earned his first X Games gold medal last season in Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, dominated Saturday’s proceedings at the state-of-the-art circuit which usually plays host to Formula 1 and MotoGP races. After winning both of his heats and the two qualifiers, Speed led all 10 laps in the final to clinch X Games gold.

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