The first race of the 2021 Şevki Gökerman Rally Cup, organized by Karya Automobile Sports Club in cooperation with Bodrum Promotion Foundation (BOTAV) and Bodrum Municipality, was completed with a successful organization.
Sports Betting Castrol, Evofo to KFC, Oasis in Bodrum, Salt Life, Russia - Turkey Business Council, Forever Hotel Polat Wales Water TED basement College, Lujo Hotel, Pirelli, Toysc Bodrum, Power App Force on Vehicle Tracking, Telsim and Era Organized with the contributions of Outdoor, the rally started with the start ceremony at the Myndos Gate on the evening of April 10th at 18.30.
316 km. The long rally ended with the award ceremony held on the finish podium at TED Bodrum College, after passing the Rasatçı Faik Fethanoğlu and Saynur Gelendost stages in Yalıçiftlik-Kızılağaç region three times on Sunday, April 11th.
Rally Bodrum was held with 81 cars and 162 athletes as the scene of a record participation. A team of 148 volunteers and federation supervisors worked for sports competence and safety at each stage of the race for two days. Apart from these officers, the Gendarmerie team of 100 people, many law enforcement officers and local government employees took part in the event.
In Turkey, the first time a woman was appointed director of the rally. Nurdan Akal, as an athlete and as an experienced manager working in many international organizations, ensured that the race was completed in accordance with international standards in terms of sports.
Bodrum Mayor Ahmet Aras experienced the excitement of racing as a co-pilot in the pioneering racing car.
The race ended with the team of Burak Çukurova-Vedat Bostancı from BC Vision Motorsport winning the first place. After Çukurova-Bostancı, who competed with the Skoda Fabia R5 EVO, Ümit Can Özdemir-Batuhan Memişyazıcı from Castrol Ford Team Turkey came in second with the Ford Fiesta R5 and third in the general classification. kazanUğur Soylu-Aras Dinçer from Evofone Rally Team became the team at the moment. In the special classification among the drivers following the national championship, Ali Türkkan-Onur Aslan from Castrol Ford Team Turkey in Category 2, Ford Escort MKII from Parkur Racing in Category 3 and Üstün Üstünkaya-Kerim Tar in Category 1, Murat 131 in Category 3. Levent Gür-Oytun Albayrak became the winners. Bodrum District Governor Bekir Yılmaz, Muğla Youth and Sports Provincial Director Ömer İlman and Bodrum Mayor Ahmet Aras presented the awards to the teams that ranked first in the general classification.
İsmet Toktaş-Burak Title from BC Vision Motorsport team won the Şevki Gökerman Rally Cup, and also won 4 asphalt racing tires from Pirelli. Ayhan Germirli-Mustafa Nazik came in second with Mitsubishi Lancer EVO IX, while Emrah Ali Başo-Gürkal Menderes from Castrol Ford Team Turkey came in third with Ford Fiesta ST. kazanwas. While Toktaş won the first place in Category 4 and Başo in Category 3, Castrol Ford Team Turkey's Ford Fiesta R2 and Çağlayan Çelik- Efe Ersoy got the first place in Category 2 and Fiat Palio and Cem Doğrular- Erdal Oral were the winners in Category 1. . These awards were given by TOSFED President Eren Üçlertoprağı and Şevki Gökerman's wife Duygu Gökerman, and their daughters Zeynep Gökerman Yıldızhan and Ayşenur Gökerman.
First Time in Turkey Youtube'in
first special stage of a rally race in history in Turkey Youtube broadcast live on the channel. Broadcasting and social media interaction approached 200 thousand people. Racing the following audience via social media not only from Turkey, UK, USA, Netherlands, Italy and Hungary have helped to bring up the basement of an international platform.
The event ended with the award ceremony, where every special touch to the basement was planned, with amphora cups and tangerine neck wreaths.