Mustafa Alp doubles at Turkish On-road Champs Rd1


The first round of Turkish On-road Championship was held at beautiful Efmod Track in İzmir over the weekend. In EP Stock qualifying, XRAY driver Mustafa Alp took the overall TQ by winning 3 of 5 rounds and he started on pole position for the finals. In first two finals Mustafa comfortably led the race from tone to tone and brought home victory. His teammate Ahmet Kasa suffered from early mistakes in the races, eliminating the chance of challenging for the win. Young 10 year old driver Poyraz Serezlioğlu was very impressive, finishing 3rd on his hometrack against more experienced drivers.

Pro stock A Final results:

  1. Mustafa Alp – XRAY T4
  2. Ahmet Kasap – XRAY T4
  3. Poyraz Serezlioğlu – XRAY T4
  4. Berk Öğretmen – XRAY T4
  5. Onur Karaçuhalılar – XRAY T4
  6. Sefer Kürşad Alalma – XRAY T4
  7. Tom How – XRAY T4
  8. Ata Kahvecioglu – XRAY T4
  9. Emirhan Savaş – XRAY T4
  10. Murat Çağış – XRAY T4

Nitro Touring:

The Nitro Touring was almost the same race as the EP Stock race. Mustafa took the TQ and locked the pole for Main final. Furthermore Mustafa managed to break the track record which was previously held by Coelho from 2015 Euros. The 45 minute final went absolutely faultless for Mustafa, winning some 9 laps in front of the 2nd. During the final the 2nd place was handed to many drivers after fast drivers like Alain Sarafyann, Halit Körpe, Onur Vardar had problems during the race. At the end, Mertcan Çakmak had a slow and steady race and finished 2nd, and Mert Ekici Finished completed the podium in 3rd.

A main results:

  1. Mustafa Alp – XRAY NT1
  2. Mertcan Çakmak – XRAY NT1
  3. Mert Ekinci
  4. Ali Kaya
  5. Alain Sarafyan – XRAY NT1
  6. Onur Vardar – XRAY NT1
  7. Utku Kızıldağ – XRAY NT1
  8. Mert Köroğlu – XRAY NT1
  9. Suat Bayrakal – XRAY NT1
  10. Halit Körpe – XRAY NT1