|2014 World RX of Turkey|
| Round 11 of 12 in the|
2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship
|Date||11–12 October 2014|
The 2014 World RX of Turkey was the 11th round of the inaugural season of the FIA World Rallycross Championship.The event was held at Istanbul Park in Tuzla, Istanbul.
The FIA World Rallycross Championship is a rallycross series organised by the FIA in conjunction with series promoters IMG Motorsport.
Tuzla is a municipality in the province of Istanbul, Turkey on the Asian side of the city next to the municipality of Pendik. Tuzla is on a headland on the coast of the Marmara Sea, at the eastern limit of the city. The mayor is Şadi Yazıcı (AKP).
|1||3||Team Peugeot-Hansen||Peugeot 208 T16||3rd||1st||1st||1st||16|
|2||57||Marklund Motorsport||Volkswagen Polo||1st||10th||2nd||4th||15|
|3||13||Olsbergs MSE||Ford Fiesta ST||5th||3rd||3rd||2nd||14|
|4||92||Marklund Motorsport||Volkswagen Polo||8th||5th||10th||3rd||13|
|5||15||Olsbergs MSE||Ford Fiesta ST||7th||6th||5th||7th||12|
|6||79||EKS RX||Audi S1||6th||8th||6th||6th||11|
|8||88||Monster Energy World RX||Citroën DS3||9th||9th||8th||5th||9|
|9||111||Olsbergs MSE||Ford Fiesta ST||2nd||7th||16th||9th||8|
|10||66||LD Motorsports World RX||Citroën DS3||10th||11th||11th||12th||7|
|11||1||Team Peugeot-Hansen||Peugeot 208 T16||11th||15th||9th||10th||6|
|12||26||Albatec Racing||Peugeot 208||12th||13th||12th||13th||5|
|13||100||EKS RX||Audi S1||17th||2nd||4th||8th||4|
|14||122||Albatec Racing||Peugeot 208||14th||14th||15th||14th||3|
|15||133||Monster Energy World RX||Citroën DS3||16th||12th||14th||15th||2|
|16||54||JJ Racing||Ford Focus||13th||16th||13th||16th||1|
|17||21||Now or Never||Ford Fiesta||15th||18th||18th||18th|
|3||88||Monster Energy World RX||+3.313||4|
|5||66||LD Motorsports World RX||+11.236||2|
|5||88||Monster Energy World RX||+44.498||2|
Istanbul Atatürk Airport is the main international airport serving Istanbul, and the biggest airport in Turkey by total number of passengers, destinations served and aircraft movements. First opened in 1912 in Yeşilköy as a military airfield, on the European side of the city, it is located 24 km (15 mi) west of the city centre and serves as the main hub for Turkish Airlines. The city's other, smaller, international airport is Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. As of February 2017, 273 non-stop destinations are served from Istanbul-Atatürk, making it the airport with the second-most non-stop destinations worldwide after Frankfurt Airport.
Turkish Airlines is the national flag carrier airline of Turkey. As of 2018, it operates scheduled services to 304 destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas, making it the largest carrier in the world by number of passenger destinations. It serves more destinations non-stop from a single airport than any other airline in the world. Turkish Airlines flies to 122 countries, more than any other airline. With an operational fleet of 20 cargo aircraft, the airline's cargo division serves 82 destinations.
Istanbul Province, also the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality is a province of Turkey. It has an area of 5,343.02 square kilometres (2,062.95 sq mi) and is located in the Marmara region in the north-west of the country, bordered by Tekirdağ Province to the west and Kocaeli Province to the east. The Bosphorus Strait between the Black Sea to the north and the Sea of Marmara to the south divides Istanbul Province into European and Asian sides, which makes it one of only two transcontinental provinces in Turkey, along with Çanakkale Province.
Istanbul University is a prominent Turkish university located in Istanbul.
Istanbul Technical University is an international technical university located in Istanbul, Turkey. It is the world's third-oldest technical university dedicated to engineering sciences as well as social sciences recently, and is one of the most prominent educational institutions in Turkey. ITU is ranked 108th worldwide and 1st nationwide in the field of engineering/technology by THES - QS World University Rankings in 2009. Graduates of İstanbul technical university have received many TUBITAK science and TUBA awards. Numerous graduates have also become members of the academy of sciences in the U.S.A, Britain and Russia. The university's basketball team, ITUSpor, is in the Turkish Basketball Second League. The university has 39 undergraduate, 144 graduate programs, 13 colleges, 346 labs and 12 research centers. Its student-to-faculty ratio is 12:1.
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Intercity Istanbul Park, also known as the Istanbul Racing Circuit, or initially as the Istanbul Otodrom, is a motor sports race track in Tuzla, east of Istanbul, Turkey. It was inaugurated on 21 August 2005. It has been called "the best race track in the world" by Formula One Chief Executive Bernie Ecclestone.
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Istanbul, formerly known as Byzantium and Constantinople, is the most populous city in Turkey and the country's economic, cultural and historic center. Istanbul is a transcontinental city in Eurasia, straddling the Bosporus strait between the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea. Its commercial and historical center lies on the European side and about a third of its population lives in suburbs on the Asian side of the Bosporus. With a total population of around 15 million residents in its metropolitan area, Istanbul is one of the world's most populous cities, ranking as the world's fourth largest city proper and the largest European city. The city is the administrative center of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. Istanbul is viewed as a bridge between the East and West.
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