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FACT FILE: F1 Turkey, IMSA VIR, NASCAR at Charlotte ROVAL

1. Formula 1 Rolex Turkish Grand Prix at Istanbul
• Race Date: Sunday, October 10, 2021
• TV: TSN1/5 at 7:55A to 10:00

THE VENUE
• Intercity Istanbul Park, Tuzla, Istanbul, Turkey
• This track is located about 35 km to the south-east of the city of Istanbul
• Length of the track is 5.338 km (3.317 mi), a 14 turn counter-clockwise circuit
• The track hosted its first GP in 2005 and then for the next six years until 2011. F1 returned to Turkey in 2020.
• Click HERE for a map of the circuit

THE EVENT
• Race distance is 58 laps = 309.396 km

PREVIOUS RESULTS
• The most recent Grand Prix in Turkey was held on November 15th last year (2020). Podium Results: 1. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, 2. Sergio Perez, Racing Point, 3. Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari
• The most recent Grand Prix this year was held at Sochi in Russia on September 26th. Podium Results: 1. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, 2. Max Verstappen, Red Bull, 3. Carlos Sainz, Ferrari.

CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Qualifying/Grid
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to formula1.com and then navigate to ‘Live Timing’ and choose ‘Leaderboard’. You will have to subscribe to the lower level of ‘F1 TV’ to gain access to the complete leaderboard and some other pages.
• Lap Chart
• Tire Usage History
• Race Results
• Points

2. IMSA WeatherTech Michelin GT Challenge at VIR
• Race Date: Sunday, October 9, 2021
• TV: Discovery Velocity at 12:00n to 3:00P

THE VENUE
• Virginia International Raceway, Alton, VA (nears the VA-NC border)
• This track is a 3.27 mi (5.26 km) road course run clockwise
• Click HERE for the map of the circuit

THE EVENT
• This race will include only the two GT classes: GTLM and GTD
• This is a time duration event: 2 hours + 40 minutes (160 minutes)

PREVIOUS RESULTS
• This IMSA GT event was held here last year on August 22nd. Podium Results (GTLM): 1. No. 3 Corvette C8.R (Garcia/J. Taylor), 2. No. 25 BMW M8 GTE (de Phillippi/Spengler), 3. No. 911 Porsche 911 RSR-19 (Makowiecki/Tandy). GTD winner was No. 96 BMW M6 GT3 (Auberlen/Foley).
• The most recent IMSA WeatherTech race was held at Long Beach on September 5th. GTLM class Podium Results: 1. No. 4. Corvette C8.R ( (Tandy/Milner), 2. No. 3 Corvette C8.R (Garcia/J. Taylor), 3. No. 79 Porsche 911 RSR-19 (Jaminet/MacNeil). GTD class winner was No. 1 Lamborghini Huracan GT3 (Sellers/Snow)

CLICK below for these Links:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Qualifying/Grid
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to https://www.imsa.com/scoring/ OR go to http://livescoring.us/2021/imsa11/
• Lap Chart
• Race Results

 

3. NASCAR Cup Series Bank of America ROVAL 400 at Charlotte
• Race Date: Sunday, October 10, 2021
• TV: NBC/TSN1/5 at 2:00P to 6:00

THE VENUE
• Charlotte Motor Speedway road course (The ‘ROVAL’), Concord, NC
• This is a 17-turn 2.32 mile-long simulated road course based on the Charlotte oval. In this configuration it has 17 turns and goes in the standard clockwise direction
• Click HERE for a map of the ROVAL

THE EVENT
• 109 laps = 252.88 mi; Stages: 25/25/59 = 109 laps

PREVIOUS RESULTS
• The most recent NASCAR Cup race held on the Charlotte ROVAL was on October 11, 2020. Podium Results: 1. Chase Elliott, Hendrick Chevrolet, 2. Joey Logano, Penske Ford, 3.Erik Jones, Joe Gibbs Toyota.
• The most recent Cup race this year was run at Talladega on Monday, October 4th (rain-delayed from Sunday). Podium Results: 1. Darrell (‘Bubba’) Wallace, 23XI Toyota, 2. Brad Keselowski, Penske Ford, 3. Joey Logano, Penske Ford.

 CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:

• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Qualifying/Starting Lineup
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to https://www.nascar.com/ select LIVE LEADERBOARD; then select 'RAW FEED'
• Cumulative Race Report
• Race Results

 

4. NASCAR Xfinity Series Drive for the Cure 250 at Charlotte
• Race Date: Saturday, October 9, 2021
• TV: TSN1/4 at 3:30P to 6:00

THE VENUE
• Charlotte Motor Speedway road course (The ‘ROVAL’), Concord, NC
• This is a 17-turn 2.32 mile-long simulated road course based on the Charlotte oval. In this configuration it has 17 turns and goes in the standard clockwise direction
• Click HERE for a map of the ROVAL

THE EVENT
• 67 laps = 155.44 mi; Stages: 20/20/27 = 67 laps

PREVIOUS RESULTS
• The most recent Xfinity race here on the ROVAL was held on October 10, 2020. Podium Results: 1. A.J. Allmendinger, Kaulig Chevrolet, 2. Noah Gragson, JRM Chevrolet, 3. Daniel Hemric, JRM Chevrolet.
• The most recent Xfinity race this year was run at Talladega on October 2nd. Podium Results: 1. Brandon Brown, Jerry Brown Chevrolet, 2. Brandon Jones, Joe Gibbs Toyota, 3. Justin Allgaier, JRM Chevrolet

CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Qualifying/Starting Lineup
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to https://www.nascar.com/ select LIVE LEADERBOARD; then select 'RAW FEED'
• Cumulative Race Report
• Race Results

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