2015 World RX of Canada

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2015 World RX of Canada
Round 7 of 13 in the
2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship
Date 7-8 August 2015
Location Trois-Rivières, Quebec
Venue Circuit Trois-Rivières
Results
Heat Winners
Heat 1 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen
Team Peugeot-Hansen
Heat 2 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
S D RX
Heat 3 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen
Team Peugeot-Hansen
Heat 4 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen
Team Peugeot-Hansen
Semi-Final Winners
Semi-Final 1 Flag of Norway.svg Tommy Rustad
All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport
Semi-Final 2 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney
Team Peugeot-Hansen
Final
First Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney
Team Peugeot-Hansen
Second Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen
Marklund Motorsport
Third Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust
Marklund Motorsport

The 2015 World RX of Canada was the seventh round of the second season of the FIA World Rallycross Championship. [1] The event was held at the Circuit Trois-Rivières in Trois-Rivières, 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.

Circuit Trois-Rivières race track

The Circuit Trois-Rivières is a street circuit located in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada and has been the home of the annual Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières since 1967. The circuit is located on the Terrain de l'Exposition (fairgrounds) and is unusual in that it passes through Porte Duplessis, the narrow concrete gateway of the grounds at turn 3.

Trois-Rivières City in Quebec, Canada

Trois-Rivières is a city in the Mauricie administrative region of Quebec, Canada, at the confluence of the Saint-Maurice and Saint Lawrence rivers, on the north shore of the Saint Lawrence River across from the city of Bécancour. It is part of the densely populated Quebec City–Windsor Corridor and is approximately halfway between Montreal and Quebec City. Trois-Rivières is the economic and cultural hub of the Mauricie region. The settlement was founded by French colonists on July 4, 1634, as the second permanent settlement in New France, after Quebec City in 1608.

Contents

Heats

Johan Kristoffersson, Davy Jeanney, Timmy Hansen and Reinis Nitiss WRX Canada 2015 001.jpg
Johan Kristoffersson, Davy Jeanney, Timmy Hansen and Reinis Nitišs
Pos.No. Driver Team CarH1H2H3H4 Pts
1 21 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 1st 2nd 1st 1st16
2 10 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström EKS RX Audi S1 3rd 3rd 2nd 2nd15
3 1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg SDRX Citroën DS3 16th 1st 4th 3rd14
4 17 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 2nd 7th 6th 7th13
5 15 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 5th 5th 11th 5th12
6 13 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 7th 4th 7th 8th11
7 57 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 8th 12th 10th 4th10
8 7 Flag of Austria.svg Manfred Stohl World RX Team Austria Ford Fiesta 12th 14th 3rd 6th9
9 34 Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 9th 11th 8th 10th8
10 3 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson Volkswagen Team Sweden Volkswagen Polo 4th 18th 5th 11th7
11 24 Flag of Norway.svg Tommy Rustad All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport Audi S3 10th 6th 14th 12th6
12 42 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov Namus OMSE Ford Fiesta ST 6th 9th 17th 14th5
13 92 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund EKS RX Volkswagen Polo 13th 8th 12th 18th4
14 82 Flag of Canada.svg Patrick Carpentier JRM Racing BMW MINI Countryman 18th 13th 13th 13th3
15 33 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Liam Doran SDRX Citroën DS3 19th 10th 18th 9th2
16 147 Flag of Canada.svg Louis-Philippe Dumoulin JRM Racing BMW MINI Countryman 15th 17th 16th 15th1
17 70 Flag of Austria.svg Christoph Brugger World RX Team Austria Ford Fiesta 17th 16th 15th 16th
18 4 Flag of Sweden.svg Robin Larsson Larsson Jernberg Racing Team Audi A1 11th 19th 9th 17th
19 77 Flag of Germany.svg René Münnich All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport Audi S3 14th 15th 19th 19th
20 99 Flag of Norway.svg Tord Linnerud Volkswagen Team Sweden Volkswagen Polo 20th 20th 20th 20th

‡ Anton Marklund used a Marklund Motorsport-built Volkswagen Polo this round, as the EKS team were unable to repair his regular Audi S1 in time for shipping following his accident at the previous round.

Semi-Finals

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Andreas Bakkerud and Mattias Ekström

Semi-Final 1

Pos.No. Driver Team Time Pts
1 24 Flag of Norway.svg Tommy Rustad All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport 5:11.6256
2 57 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport +1.4535
3 34 Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust Marklund Motorsport +2.6534
4 1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg SDRX +20.3523
5 21 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen DNF2
6 15 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE DNF1

Semi-Final 2

Pos.No. Driver Team Time Pts
1 17 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney Team Peugeot-Hansen 5:02.8626
2 10 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström EKS RX +1.6515
3 13 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE +3.4954
4 42 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov Namus OMSE +14.9463
5 3 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson Volkswagen Team Sweden +16.3082
6 7 Flag of Austria.svg Manfred Stohl World RX Team Austria DNF1

Final

Pos.No. Driver Team Time Pts
1 17 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney Team Peugeot-Hansen 5:03.8228
2 57 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport +0.2525
3 34 Flag of the United States.svg Tanner Foust Marklund Motorsport +1.6664
4 24 Flag of Norway.svg Tommy Rustad All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport +5.2773
5 13 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE +6.4032
6 10 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström EKS RX +12.5861

Championship standings after the event

Pos. Driver Points
1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg 176
2 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud 130
3 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson 124
4 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen 122
5 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney 115

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References

  1. "Results - 2015 World RX of Canada". rallycrossrx.com. Retrieved 19 April 2015.
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