2014 World RX of Finland

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2014 World RX of Finland
Round 4 of 12 in the
2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship
Date28–29 June 2014
Location Kouvola, Kymenlaakso
VenueTykkimäen Moottorirata
Results
Heat Winners
Heat 1 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs
Olsbergs MSE
Heat 2 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund
Marklund Motorsport
Heat 3 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund
Marklund Motorsport
Heat 4 Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust
Marklund Motorsport
Semi-Final Winners
Semi-Final 1 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs
OlsbergsMSE
Semi-Final 2 Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust
Marklund Motorsport
Final
First Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust
Marklund Motorsport
Second Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud
Olsbergs MSE
Third Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs
Olsbergs MSE

The 2014 World RX of Finland was the 4th round of the inaugural season of the FIA World Rallycross Championship. [1] It was held at the Tykkimäki amusement park in Kouvola. It was the first World Championship rallycross event ever held in Finland.

Contents

American Tanner Foust won the event, and became the first World Championship event winner from North America.

Heats

Tanner Foust and Toomas Heikkinen WRX of Finland 2014-06-28 001.jpg
Tanner Foust and Toomas Heikkinen
Alexander Hvaal loses control in front of Riku Tahko 118724 Tidemand04FIN14cm713 (14349022319).jpg
Alexander Hvaal loses control in front of Riku Tahko
Pos.No.DriverTeamCarH1H2H3H4Pts
113 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 2nd3rd2nd2nd16
292 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 4th1st1st11th15
315 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 1st4th3rd5th14
434 Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 7th6th5th1st13
544 Flag of Poland.svg Krzysztof Skorupski Monster Energy World RX Citroën DS3 6th5th11th4th12
657 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 8th7th4th12th11
760 Flag of Finland.svg Joni-Pekka Rajala Hedströms Motorsport Škoda Fabia 12th11th8th3rd10
866 Flag of Ireland.svg Derek Tohill LD Motorsports World RX Citroën DS3 9th8th10th6th9
93 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 T16 3rd2nd20th7th8
1011 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg PSRX Citroën DS3 11th10th6th9th7
111 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 T16 5th21st9th8th6
1233 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Liam Doran Monster Energy World RX Citroën DS3 21st12th7th10th5
135 Flag of Sweden.svg Pontus Tidemand EKS RX Audi S1 16th15th12th13th4
1412 Flag of Norway.svg Alexander Hvaal PSRX Citroën DS3 10th9th13th19th3
1559 Flag of Finland.svg Aki KarttunenARP-Motorsport Škoda Fabia 14th13th17th14th2
1625 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Jacques Villeneuve Albatec Racing Peugeot 208 13th14th15th17th1
1758 Flag of Finland.svg Riku Tahko LD Motorsports World RX Citroën DS3 15th16th14th18th
1854 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Jos Jansen JJ Racing Ford Focus 17th18th19th15th
1962 Flag of Estonia.svg Andri ÕunReinsalu Sport Ford Fiesta 19th19th18th16th
2023 Flag of Finland.svg Teemu PatsiTeemu Patsi Ford Fiesta 18th22nd16th20th
2145 Flag of Finland.svg Atro MäättäAtro Määttä Ford Fiesta 22nd17th21st21st
2256 Flag of Finland.svg Silvo ViitanenSilvo ViitanenFord Fiesta20th20th22nd22nd
2361 Flag of Estonia.svg Valdur ReinsaluReinsalu SportFord Fiesta23rd23rd23rd23rd
2480 Flag of Germany.svg Markus Winkelhock EKS RX Audi S1 24th24th24th24th

Semi-Finals

Semi-Final 1

Pos.No.DriverTeamTimePts
115 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE 5:05.9956
213 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE +1.9315
344 Flag of Poland.svg Krzysztof Skorupski Monster Energy World RX +3.4044
43 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen DNF3
560 Flag of Finland.svg Joni-Pekka Rajala Hedströms Motorsport DNF2
61 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov Team Peugeot-Hansen DNF1

Semi-Final 2

Pos.No.DriverTeamTimePts
134 Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust Marklund Motorsport 5:07.0306
292 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund Marklund Motorsport +24.8765
311 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg PSRX +32.9104
457 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport DNF3
566 Flag of Ireland.svg Derek Tohill LD Motorsports World RX DNF2
633 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Liam Doran Monster Energy World RX DNF1

Final

Pos.No.DriverTeamTimePts
134 Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust Marklund Motorsport 4:59.7258
213 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE +3.6755
315 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE +5.4554
444 Flag of Poland.svg Krzysztof Skorupski Monster Energy World RX +19.6133
592 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund Marklund Motorsport +26.0412
660 Flag of Finland.svg Joni-Pekka Rajala† Hedströms Motorsport DNF1

Petter Solberg qualified for the final but was unable to take the grid. Joni-Pekka Rajala was allowed to fill his place.

Championship standings after the event

Pos.DriverPoints
1 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs 96
2 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud 82
3 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg 80
4 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen 74
5 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund 61

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References

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