MXGP Mag provide more information on MXGP’s return to Turkey in a special feature and headlined new venue promotion as "A Turkish Treat".
The 2018 MXGP Of Turkey is all new and read for the challenge of hosting the FIM Motocross World Championship. Set to take place on September the 1st and 2nd in Afyonkarahisar, Turkey, the organization and presentation of the event has been impressive well before.
The Afyon sport complex is the choosen venue which is located in a very strategic location only 2 hours from hundreds of thousands of people from the biggest Turkish cities of Ankara, Antalya, İzmir, İstanbul easily reachable in 4 hours.
The presentation event was hosted at the famous Ciragan Palace located in Istanbul on the European shore of the Bosphorus. Among the guests national and international authorities were invited to the outstanding Palace's Ballroom where a press conference was held. Youthstream Vice President Luigi Zompetti, FIM Europe President Dr. Wolfgang Srb, Turkish Motorcycling Federation President Bekir Yunus Ucar, Governor of Afyonkarahisar Mustafa Tutulmaz and the Mayor of Afyonkarahisar Burhanettin Coban were on site and all took the stage to introduce the event from their unique perspectives. The goal is to make a festival around the MXGP Of Turkey with many events such as Jet Skiing, Live Music Concerts, DJ Shows, Exhibitions, Dance Shows, Outdoor Activities and many other activities for all ages.