Rally Turkey 2020: dramas for the frontrunners, Kajetanowicz moves up the order!

Rally Turkey 2020: dramas for the frontrunners, Kajetanowicz moves up the order!

20.09.2020: The final leg of Rally Turkey is underway. Kajetan Kajetanowicz and Maciej Szczepaniak managed to avoid major mistakes on extremely tough stages, including the longest test of the whole rally – Çetibeli (38.15 kms). The LOTOS Rally Team crew maintain thei

The final leg of Rally Turkey is underway. Kajetan Kajetanowicz and Maciej Szczepaniak managed to avoid major mistakes on extremely tough stages, including the longest test of the whole rally – Çetibeli (38.15 kms). The LOTOS Rally Team crew maintain their lead in the WRC-3 standings and moved up to excellent eighth position in the overall classification! The Polish duo set the pace in the Turkish WRC counter, regarded as the most difficult event of the whole calendar.



As predicted, the longest stage of Rally Turkey was quite dramatic. Many competitors had to stop and change punctured tyres, others damaged their cars. Kajetan and Maciek completed the stage although for them it was also tough – they lost plenty of time in dust, driving behind another car which stopped three times on the road. On the next test, Marmaris 1 (6.22 kms) they avoided major issues and set the best time in the WRC-3 category!



– We had known that the opening stage of today’s loop and at the same time the longest one of the whole rally would be the toughest, especially for cars. The second pass should be even more difficult. A lot of things happened on this loop, we also had our problems. One of the crews had to change a tyre and returned just ahead ahead of us. We were driving in huge clouds of dust, with limited visibility. It was very dangerous, especially when we had to avoid rocks on the road. We are leading with comfortable advantage but it does not matter a lot in Turkey. Every stage is a new story and we have to stay focused and just do our job. We are happy for now and I hope it stays the same after the second loop – says Kajetan Kajetanowicz, the LOTOS Rally Team driver.



The second and final loop of Rally Turkey begins after service, with another pass of Çetibeli stage (38.15 kms). The event comes to an end with the Power Stage Marmaris 2 (6.28 kms) and the rally results should be known around 13:30 CET.



Starts of Kajetan Kajetanowicz are supported by strategic partner of the LOTOS Rally Team – Grupa LOTOS – as well as Delphi Technologies, Driving Experience and Pirelli.




Rally Turkey 2020 – unofficial WRC-3 results after SS10:


1. Kajetanowicz/Szczepaniak (Poland, Škoda Fabia Rally2 evo) 2:19:08.7
2. Bulacia Wilkinson/Der Ohannesian (Bolivia/Argentina, Citroën C3 R5) +44.9 s
3. Avci/Vatansever (Turkey, Citroën C3 R5) +6:45.2 s
4. Heller/Martí (Chile/Spain, Ford Fiesta Rally2) +7:46.0 s
5. Solans/Barreiro (Spain, Ford Fiesta Rally2) +9:52.6 s
6. Cukurova/Akcay (Turkey, Škoda Fabia R5) +10:28.7 s
7. Pedro/Baldaccini (Italy, Ford Fiesta Rally2) +19:42.3 s
8. Fernández/Garcia (Chile/Argentina, Škoda Fabia Rally2 evo) +20:27.5 s
9. Soylu/Köleoğlu (Turkey, Škoda Fabia R5) +31:03.7 s
         

 

 
 
-KAJTO also photo

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/turkey-rally-dramas-frontrunners-kajetanowicz-moves-up---212905.html

20.09.2020 / MaP

More News

Turkey Rally stage 11 overall classification top15- Evans ahead of Neuville and Loeb
20.09.2020
WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYSunday, September 20th  2020 SS11 Çetibeli 2     1     33     GBR E. EVANS     GBR S. MARTIN     Yaris WRC more >>
Turkey Rally stage 10 overall standings - Elfyn Evans takes lead ahead of Neuville and Ogier
20.09.2020
WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYSunday, September 20th  2020SS10 Marmaris -1 (Live TV)1     33     GBR E. EVANS     GBR S. MARTIN     Yaris WRC     M   & more >>
Belgian Neuville on top at Rally Turkey after dramatic Saturday
19.09.2020
 Loeb and Ogier stay in touch as Tänak retires with steering problem. Thierry Neuville thrived in Rally Turkey's gruelling conditions on Saturday to build a substantial lead during an enthralling and topsy-turvy leg.H more >>
Ogier tied for second place for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing in Turkey Rally
19.09.2020
FIA World Rally Championship leader Sébastien Ogier occupies a podium position on Rally Turkey ahead of his team-mates Elfyn Evans and Kalle Rovanpera following a tough full day of action on Saturday. The team’s drivers demonstrated th more >>
M-Sport Ford Fiesta's progress in Turkey
19.09.2020
Tackling the roughest event of the year at this weekend’s Rally Turkey, M-Sport Ford World Rally Team’s EcoBoost-powered Ford Fiesta WRCs are line astern – progressing to sixth, seventh and eighth places respectively. Leading the F more >>
Hyundai Motorsport Rally Turkey Saturday stages review
19.09.2020
•    Hyundai Motorsport will begin the final day of Rally Turkey - round five of the 2020 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) - in first and second positions after a mixed Saturday for the team   &bul more >>
Turkey Rally final standings after Saturday stage, retirements - Lead for Neuville
19.09.2020
WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYSaturday, September 19th 20201     11     BEL T. NEUVILLE     BEL N. GILSOUL     i20 Coupe WRC     M    more >>
Thierry Neuville takes control after dramatic day at Rally Turkey
19.09.2020
RALLY TURKEY, September 18th-20th, 2020FIA World Rally Championship, round 5Saturday, September 19th, 2020Hyundai Shell Mobis World Rally Team driver Thierry Neuville will take a 33.2-second lead over a tying s more >>
Turkey Rally stage 7 overall classification - Neuville Ogier battle in Turkey
19.09.2020
WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYSaturday, September 19th 2020Overall - SS7 Datça 2 (Live TV)   1     11     BEL T. NEUVILLE     BEL N. GILSOUL     i20 Coup more >>
Kajetanowicz and Szczepaniak lead Rally Turkey WRC3!
19.09.2020
Kajetan Kajetanowicz and Maciej Szczepaniak set the pace on Saturday’s opening loop of Rally Turkey. The LOTOS Rally Team crew won two special stages and comfortably lead their category! They also hold tenth position in the overall standings, with nine WRC cars ahead. more >>
Turkey Rally stage 7 overall classification top12 - Thierry Neuville takes lead
19.09.2020
WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYSaturday, September 19th 2020SS6 Yeşilbelde 2 1     11     BEL T. NEUVILLE     BEL N. GILSOUL     i20 Coupe WRC  &nbs more >>
Turkey Rally stage 5 overall classification - Ogier in lead at Saturday half time
19.09.2020
WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYSaturday, September 19th 2020 Overall - SS5 Kızlan 1   1     17     FRA S. OGIER     FRA J. INGRASSIA     Yaris WRC & more >>
Ogier and Neuville locked in battle after five stages of Rally Turkey
19.09.2020
RALLY TURKEY, September 18th-20th, 2020FIA World Rally Championship, round 5Saturday, September 19th, 2020 Six-time World Champion Sébastien Ogier and arch rival Thierry Neuville set up the prospect of a fascinati more >>
Turkey Rally stage 4 overall classification - Ogier in lead as Tanak crashes out in SS3
19.09.2020
WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYSaturday, September 19th 20201     17     FRA S. OGIER     FRA J. INGRASSIA     Yaris WRC     M     RC1   more >>
Veteran Sebastien Loeb turns back clock to lead Rally Turkey after Friday
19.09.2020
Frenchman becomes oldest driver to lead WRC round over tough gravel roads. Sébastien Loeb was the surprise leader of Rally Turkey on Friday night after a vintage performance from the nine-time world rally champion.Rocky mo more >>
Rally Turkey 2020: Kajetanowicz and Szczepaniak in second position! WRC3 results
19.09.2020
Kajetan Kajetanowicz and Maciej Szczepaniak have completed the opening leg of Rally Turkey in style. The Polish crew maintained a very good pace on both Friday tests and hold second position in the WRC-3 standings! The LOTOS Rally Team crew set second-fastest stage times twice and their performance means that they are ahead of majority of the factory WRC-2 crews, in excellent 13th positio more >>
M-Sport Ford Fiesta's in the hunt in Turkey Rally
18.09.2020
M-Sport Ford World Rally Team’s EcoBoost-powered Ford Fiesta WRCs are in the hunt at this weekend’s Rally Turkey – Teemu Suninen and Jarmo Lehtinen holding sixth place just 4.2 seconds adrift of the lead. Opting for the hard compound t more >>
Toyota Yaris WRC drivers well-placed after opening Turkish tests
18.09.2020
Rally Turkey: Day 1 The three TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team drivers are in a strong position on Rally Turkey after the opening two stages on Friday evening. Sébastien Ogier is third overall, with team-mates Elfyn Evans and Kalle Rovanperä close behind in fourth and fifth respectively.   more >>
Hyundai Motorsport holds a provisional 1-2 after the opening two stages of Rally Turkey
18.09.2020
.... the fifth round of the 2020 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC)•    Sébastien Loeb has taken an early advantage after two committed runs, holding a 1.2-second lead over team-mate Thierry Neuville. Ott Tänak is just more >>
Rally Turkey 2020 with Kajetanowicz and Szczepaniak. The competition starts t
18.09.2020
Round five of the 2020 World Rally Championship (WRC) gets underway, with the LOTOS Rally Team crew of Kajetan Kajetanowicz and Maciej Szczepaniak gunning for another victory. The Polish duo appeared on the official shakedown aboard their Škoda Fabia Rally2 evo, in order to check the car setup. They are ready to fight in Rally Turkey which starts shortly after 16:00 CET. more >>
Classy Loeb lays down the gauntlet with early lead in Rally Turkey
18.09.2020
RALLY TURKEY, September 18th-20th, 2020FIA World Rally Championship, round 5Friday, September 18th, 2020 French legend Sébastien Loeb belied his lack of recent top flight competition to draw first blo more >>
Turkey Rally stage 2 overall standings Loeb ahead of Neuville
18.09.2020
WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYFriday, September 18th 2020 SS2 Gökçe 1     9     FRA S. LOEB     MCO D. ELENA     i20 Coupe WRC  & more >>
Turkey Rally stage 1 standings - Thierry Neuville in leads ahead of Loeb
18.09.2020
WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYFriday, September 18th 2020Stage Times - SS1 İçmeler (Live TV)       1     11     BEL T. NEUVILLE     BEL N. more >>
Hyundai's Thierry Neuville fastest in Rally Turkey shakedown - news
18.09.2020
RALLY TURKEY, September 18th-20th, 2020FIA World Rally Championship, round 5Friday, September 18th, 2020Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul clocked the fastest time of 3min 23.4sec on their third pass through Rall more >>
Turkey Rally - Thierry Neuville fastest in shakedown, result
18.09.2020
FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPTURKEY RALLYFriday, September 18th 20201     11     BEL T. NEUVILLE         RC1     3:28.1     3:36.8  &nb more >>
Spanish rally driver Jan Solans hails mentor Sainz after junior WRC title win.
17.09.2020
 "I needed help to guide me on the right path" - Solans Jan Solans broke through last season with victory in the Junior World Rally Championship and the Spanish driver has revealed that rally legend compatriot Carlos Sainz was a big inspiration behind more >>
Turkey will be the heart of the world’s biggest motorsports event
17.09.2020
  Turkey will host two of the world’s biggest motorsports events in the upcoming two months. The 5th leg of world’s biggest rally competition, FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), will be held on September 18-20 in Marmaris and Formula 1, world’s big more >>
Leader Ogier chases more Turkey success to boost 2020 title tilt
17.09.2020
Frenchman needs to hold off rivals Evans and Tänak on tough gravel roads. Sébastien Ogier starts Rally Turkey (September 18-20) knowing a repeat of his victory 12 months ago would be a major step in his quest to regain the FIA World Rally Championsh more >>
2020 Rally Turkey leading starters
17.09.2020
FIA WRC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP 2020TURKEY RALLY18-20 September 2020   17. Sébastien Ogier (FRA)/Julien Ingrassia (FRA)                  &nbs more >>
Rally Turkey gets underway in Marmaris on Friday afternoon
17.09.2020
The coastal tourist resort of Marmaris will resonate to the sound of World Rally Cars on Friday afternoon when the fifth round of the 2020 FIA World Rally Championship roars into life on Turkey’s Turquoise Coast. The series has risen like a phoenix from more >>
Rally Turkey 2020 starts on Friday- Kajetanowicz fights for another victory!
17.09.2020
 Round five of the 2020 World Rally Championship gets underway this Friday, 18 September. Kajetan Kajetanowicz and Maciej Szczepaniak will fly the colours of Poland as the only crew from their country. The LOTOS Rally Team duo aim to repeat their success from last year, when they took a dominant victory in their category. more >>
Turkey prepares to host cruch gravel round of FIA World Rally Championship
16.09.2020
 RALLY TURKEY, September 18th-20th, 2020FIA World Rally Championship, round 5Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 Rally Turkey returns to the spotlight this weekend, as a heavily revised FIA World Rally Championship continues to regain tract more >>
Rally Turkey gets underway -infos and livestream schedule
16.09.2020
LIVE STREAM SCHEDULE RALLY TURKEY     As always, WRC+ All Live will bring you all the excitement from this weekend’s Rally Turkey (18 - 20 September) as it happens. He more >>
WRC 3 podium puts Hyundai i20 R5 atop points’ standings
14.09.2020
Jari Huttunen continued his excellent form at the wheel of the i20 R5, finishing second in WRC 3 at Rally Estonia (September 4-6) as the World Rally Championship restarted. The Hyundai Poland backed driver lost some time in the early stages to a puncture, but w more >>
M-Sport Ford World Rally Team chasing a strong result in Turkey - live
14.09.2020
M-Sport Ford World Rally Team’s EcoBoost-powered Ford Fiesta WRCs will be chasing a strong result when the FIA World Rally Championship returns to Rally Turkey this week.   With less than two weeks separating the Turkish fixture from the prev more >>
Kajetanowicz and Szczepaniak ahead of Rally Turkey - Keeping momentum
12.09.2020
Three days of competition, 223 competitive kilometres divided into twelve special stages, dry and rocky roads, hot conditions. This is the challenge for Kajetan Kajetanowicz and Maciej Szczepaniak in 13th edition of Rally Turkey, starting on 18 September. The LOTOS Rally Team crew are the reigning winners, scoring a convincing victory  in their category last year! more >>
Hyundai Motorsport Preview Round 5 – Rally Turkey
12.09.2020
•    Hyundai Motorsport aims to strengthen its FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) manufacturers’ title challenge as the season moves onto Rally Turkey next weekend •  & more >>
WRC RALLY TURKEY PREVIEW - Turkey’s testing terrain next up for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing
12.09.2020
After the fast and smooth stages of Rally Estonia, the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team faces a very different test on the rough and rocky roads of Rally Turkey for the next round of the 2020 FIA World Rally Championship on September 18-20. After a podium finish when the WRC s more >>
Pirelli dominates Rally2 field in Estonia as the World Rally Championship re-starts
07.09.2020
Pirelli continues to prepare for its return as exclusive tyre supplier to the World Rally Championship from 2021-2023 with some more success in this year’s series, as the championship got underway again on the fast gravel roads of Estonia. more >>

Kategorien

STROOSSEN ENGLEN ASBL www.stroossenenglen.lu

Jobs Around the World

2001-2020 automobilsport.com full copyright