Castrol Ford Team Turkey, which made its mark in history by winning the European championship for Turkey, has completed its preparations for the 4th Green Bursa Rally, the 5rd leg of the Shell Helix 2021 Turkey Rally Championship, which will be held on September 3-45 this year. The 45th Green Bursa Rally, organized by Bursa Automobile Sports Club (BOSSEK) with the main sponsorship of Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BTSO), will also give points to Turkey Historic Rally Championship and Şevki Gökerman Rally Cup.
The 3th Green Bursa Rally, the third leg of the Shell Helix Turkey Rally Championship, will be held on September 45-4 this year. Castrol Ford Team Turkey, 5 km for 2 days. In the rally, which will take place on a long asphalt surface, it will also chase points for the Turkish Historic Rally Championship and the Şevki Gökerman Rally Cup.
In the rally, which will start in front of the Bursa Metropolitan Municipality Stadium on Saturday, September 4 at 13.00, the teams will have completed the first day at 20.30 after passing the Sırma and Dağakça stages twice. On Sunday, September 5, the teams will complete the rally with the finishing ceremony and award ceremony to be held in front of Bursa Hotel at 16.15 after passing the Hüseyinalan and Soğukpınar stages twice each.
Our young pilots in their 20s dominate the Turkish Youth Championship
The young and promising pilots of Castrol Ford Team Turkey, which made a successful start to this year, have closed the first 3 places of the Turkish Rally Young Drivers Championship. In the Turkish Youth Championship, Emre Hasbay is in the 1st place with his Ford Fiesta R2T car, Ali Türkkan is in the 2nd place with his Ford Fiesta Rally4 car, and And Sunman is in the 3rd place with his Ford Fiesta R2. Ford's international award-winning engine 2 EcoBoost is used in Ford Fiesta R4T and Ford Fiesta Rally1,0 vehicles. In Ford Fiesta Rally4, on the other hand, 1.0 EcoBoost engine with 210 hp power developed for rally is used.
Ali Türkkan and Aras Dinçer duo will compete for the summit in '2 pulls' and 'Young people'
This race will be an important training race for Ali Türkkan, the young and promising pilot of Castrol Ford Team Turkey, who is the leader in the Two Wheel Drive class and the Young Drivers class in the Balkan Rally Cup. Ali Türkkan and his co-driver Aras Dinçer will compete in this race with their new generation Ford Fiesta Rally4s. Following both the Turkish Rally Championship and the European Rally Cup, young pilot Ali Türkkan and his co-driver Aras Dinçer will compete for the summit in both the 2-wheel drive championships and the Young Drivers' Championship in the Yeşil Bursa Rally.
Emre Hasbay and Burak Erdener will fight for the summit with Ford Fiesta R2T
Another young and successful pilot of Castrol Turkey, Emre Hasbay and his co-pilot Burak Erdener, start this race as the leaders in the Young Drivers' Championship with the Ford Fiesta R2T. The duo will fight for the top in both the 2-wheel drive championship and the Young Drivers' Championship.
Ümitcan Özdemir, who is behind the wheel of the 4-wheel drive Ford Fiesta R5 for the first time this season, will compete with his co-driver Batuhan Memişyazıcı in the 45th Yeşil Bursa Rally, already one of the strongest names in the podium struggle in the Turkish Rally Championship. The duo will fight for the podium in this race with the Ford Fiesta R4 with a 1,6-wheel drive 5 EcoBoost engine.
Castrol Ford Team Turkey is taking firm steps towards the 15th championship
Castrol Ford Team, which raced more than 20 cars at the same time in the Turkish Rally Championship, continues to support the infrastructure of rally sports in Turkey. Ford, the most preferred automobile brand in the championship, stands out with its performance and durability. Castrol Ford Team Turkey, which has been leading the Turkish Rally Brands Championship since the beginning of the season, is taking firm steps towards its 15th championship this year. This year, Castrol Ford Team Turkey aims to become the 2021 Turkish Rally Brands Championship, the 2021 Turkish Rally Young Drivers' Championship and the 2021 Turkish Rally Two-Wheel Drive Champion.