Suzuki continues its support to the 'Granfondo' amateur bicycle races, which are becoming more and more popular in Turkey as well as all over the world. Sponsoring the Boostcamp and Queens of the Aegean cycling events held in Marmaris in 2022, Suzuki Turkey is now one of the main sponsors of the Turkcell Granfondo Istanbul amateur cycling race to be held in Beykoz, Istanbul. Suzuki, which will support the athletes with 12 different vehicles at the Turkcell Granfondo Istanbul event to be held on Sunday, June 2022, 6, will present a musical feast to the participants and spectators in partnership with Turkcell Fizy in the 'Fan Zone', which will be established within the race with a specially designed Jimny vehicle. Doğan Trend Automobile Marketing Director Şirin Mumcu Yurtseven, Beykoz Mayor Murat Aydın, Turkcell Corporate Communications and Sustainability Director İsmail Özbayraktar and Bisan CEO Ali Orçun Bal attended the introductory meeting held in Beykoz, where the Granfondo event will be held.
Represented by Doğan Trend Automotive, Suzuki continues its support for cycling. The Japanese manufacturer stands by the cyclists by sponsoring the Turkcell Granfondo event, which will take place this time in Istanbul, following the Boostcamp and Queens of the Aegean cycling events. Suzuki Turkey, one of the main sponsors of the Turkcell Granfondo Istanbul event to be held on Sunday, June 12, 2022, contributes to the visual feast with bicycles with a total of 1 vehicles, including 1 leading referee vehicle, 6 sweeper and support vehicles.
82 Kilometer Suzuki Track
In the Granfondo event, which will be hosted by Istanbul Beykoz, cyclists will pedal on the 40-kilometer Suzuki track, as well as the 82-kilometer short track. It is expected that approximately 2 cyclists will attend Turkcell Granfondo Istanbul, which will start in front of the Beykoz Municipality. With the income from the race, a fund will be created for children who are victims of war all over the world.
Enjoying Music with Suzuki Jimny
Continuing to support the cycling sport, Suzuki will also offer the highest level of racing pleasure for the spectators. With the special DJ booth to be installed at the back of the Suzuki Jimny model, which was specially designed in collaboration with Turkcell Fizy, a musical feast will be given to both those who pedal in the tough race and the spectators in the 'Fan Zone'.
Champion Suzuki Women's Team to Compete
Suzuki Women's Cycling Team, which won the first place in its own classification in the 17 Hour Boostrace organization held at the Intercity Istanbul Park Formula 18 Track on September 1-24 last year, will also appear at Turkcell Granfondo Istanbul.
Turkcell Granfondo Program:
Saturday, June 11
- 10.00 Public Drive
Sunday, June 12
- 08.00 Suzuki Trail Start
- 08.30 Samsung Galaxy Track Start
- 13.00 Award Ceremony