SWEDISH RALLYCROSS DRIVER ANTON MARKLUND STARTED HIS RACING CAREER AT THE AGE OF 15. AFTER 4 YEARS COMPETING NATIONALLY, ANTON RACED IN A EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 2011 IN THE REAR-WHEEL DRIVEN RX CATEGORY TOURING CARS, WHERE IN 2012 HE SECURED HIS FIRST EUROPEAN TITLE.
In 2013, Anton switched to Supercars and raced in the European championship as well as competing in X-games. The following three years, Anton was asked to drive the FIA World Rallycross Championship for different teams, grabbing a 2nd place in Canada in 2014.
In 2017, Marklund decided to focus on the European Championship and to combine it with racing the Porsche Carrera Cup Scandinavia, to develop as a driver. Later in 2017, he became FIA European Rallycross Champion for the 2nd time.
This year, Anton finished 2nd in the 2018 FIA European Rallycross Championship, has already secured the title in the Porsche Carrera Cup Scandinavia and has joined GCK for the remainder of the 2018 season.