Rebublic Day Rally – Turkey

The last rally of the season, the “Republic Day Rally” took place between Sapanca and Bolu on 28th and 29th of October 2017.

The event began after the technical supervision at NG Sapanca Bedesten on Saturday, October the 28th, which was observed by the Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens (FIVA) authority  Mr. Valentin Zbynovsky.

The area where the rally took place is known for its nature and fresh air, so the attendees enjoyed all shades of green and spectacular mountain view.

Totally 30 Precious classic cars rallied. The oldest classic car was 1957 made Volkswagen Karmann Ghia. Mr. Sinan Evman and Mr. Zeki Baştürk who are the owners of this car were the winners of this rally.

As in Turkey classic car rallies are known by the population of women attendees in motorsports, Turkish Automobile Sports Federation’ s (TOSFED) Women’s Commission (TOSK) has prepared a special stage awarding women racers separately in this rally. Mrs. Elif Şakar, who is the General Class Champion of the previous year, has won this special stage for women.

Yeliz İnanç Balıbey

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Rebublic Day Rally – Turkey