2014 World RX of Canada

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2014 World RX of Canada
Round 7 of 12 in the
2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship
Date7-8 August 2014
Location Trois-Rivières, Quebec
Venue Circuit Trois-Rivières
Results
Heat Winners
Heat 1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
PSRX
Heat 2 Flag of Finland.svg Joni Wiman
Olsbergs MSE
Heat 3 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
PSRX
Heat 4 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
PSRX
Semi-Final Winners
Semi-Final 1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
PSRX
Semi-Final 2 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund
Marklund Motorsport
Final
First Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
PSRX
Second Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund
Marklund Motorsport
Third Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov
Team Peugeot-Hansen

The 2014 World RX of Canada was the 7th round of the inaugural season of the FIA World Rallycross Championship. [1] The event was held at the Circuit Trois-Rivieres in Trois-Rivieres, Quebec.

FIA World Rallycross Championship

The FIA World Rallycross Championship is a rallycross series organised by the FIA in conjunction with series promoters IMG Motorsport.

Quebec Province of Canada

Quebec is one of the thirteen provinces and territories of Canada. It is bordered to the west by the province of Ontario and the bodies of water James Bay and Hudson Bay; to the north by Hudson Strait and Ungava Bay; to the east by the Gulf of Saint Lawrence and the province of Newfoundland and Labrador; and to the south by the province of New Brunswick and the US states of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and New York. It also shares maritime borders with Nunavut, Prince Edward Island, and Nova Scotia. Quebec is Canada's largest province by area and its second-largest administrative division; only the territory of Nunavut is larger. It is historically and politically considered to be part of Central Canada.

Contents

Heats

Anton Marklund leads Andreas Bakkerud, Reinis Nitiss, Patrick Carpentier and Sverre Isachsen Anton Marklund 2014-08-08 001.jpg
Anton Marklund leads Andreas Bakkerud, Reinis Nitišs, Patrick Carpentier and Sverre Isachsen
Pos.No.DriverTeamCarH1H2H3H4Pts
111 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg PSRX Citroën DS3 1st3rd1st1st16
292 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 3rd2nd5th3rd15
33 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 T16 4th8th2nd4th14
494 Flag of Finland.svg Joni Wiman Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 10th1st6th8th13
557 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 2nd4th7th11th12
613 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 5th9th3rd9th11
727 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney Monster Energy World RX Citroën DS3 8th7th10th5th10
888 Flag of Norway.svg Henning Solberg Monster Energy World RX Citroën DS3 14th5th11th6th9
91 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 T16 6th14th16th2nd8
1082 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Patrick Carpentier Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 11th11th9th7th7
1126 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Andy Scott Albatec Racing Peugeot 208 12th10th13th12th6
1296 Flag of Norway.svg Sverre Isachsen Subaru Rally Team USA Subaru Impreza 17th12th8th10th5
1315 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 16th16th4th13th4
1466 Flag of Ireland.svg Derek Tohill LD Motorsports World RX Citroën DS3 13th13th12th14th3
1554 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Jos Jansen JJ Racing Ford Focus 15th15th14th15th2
1625 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Jacques Villeneuve Albatec Racing Peugeot 208 7th6th15th16th1
1797 Flag of Estonia.svg Sten Oja PSRX Citroën DS3 9th17th17th17th
1834 Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 18th18th18th18th

Semi-Finals

Semi-Final 1

Pos.No.DriverTeamTimePts
111 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg PSRX 5:19.9876
21 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov Team Peugeot-Hansen +4.4025
357 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport +12.5594
427 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney Monster Energy World RX +13.4533
526 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Andy Scott Albatec Racing +16.5882
63 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen DSQ1

Semi-Final 2

Pos.No.DriverTeamTimePts
192 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund Marklund Motorsport 5:25.9826
282 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Patrick Carpentier Marklund Motorsport +2.1945
315 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE +2.8134
413 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE +3.1063
596 Flag of Norway.svg Sverre Isachsen Subaru Rally Team USA +7.3522
688 Flag of Norway.svg Henning Solberg Monster Energy World RX DNF1

Joni Wiman qualified for the semi-finals, but was unable to take the grid. Reinis Nitišs was allowed to take his place.

Joni Wiman Finnish rally driver

Joni Wiman is a rallycross driver from Finland. Wiman won the 2014 Global RallyCross Championship. In 2013 he won the Global RallyCross lites championship. Wiman won gold at the X Games Los Angeles 2013 in Rallycross Lites. After the 2016 Global RallyCross Championship, in 2017, Wiman competed in the Nordic RX Academy on Ice.

Reinis Nitišs Latvian racing driver

Reinis Nitišs is a rallycross driver from Jēkabpils, Latvia. He is the winner of the Super1600 division in the European Rallycross Championship in 2013 and is the youngest event winner in FIA World Rallycross Championship history.

Final

Pos.No.DriverTeamTimePts
111 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg PSRX 5:22.5508
292 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund Marklund Motorsport +2.6735
31 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov Team Peugeot-Hansen +4.6144
415 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE +5.1413
557 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport +6.8432
682 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Patrick Carpentier Marklund Motorsport DNF1

Championship standings after the event

Pos.DriverPoints
1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg 155
2 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen 135
3 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs 133
4 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud 113
5 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund 111

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References

  1. "Results - 2014 World RX of Canada". rallycrossrx.com. Retrieved 10 April 2015.
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