Peugeot will withdraw from the World Rallycross Championship at the end of the 2018 season.

The marque cited that uncertainty surrounding the sport’s switch to electric cars as the reason for leaving the sport. The switch was supposed to happen in 2020 but was postponed to 2021.

Peugeot CEO Jean-Philippe Imparato tweeted:

The move shocked Peugeot drivers too. WRC legend Sebastien Loeb’s future in the series is now in doubt. Red Bull athlete and Peugeot driver Kevin Hansen took to social media and tweeted:

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