Monthly Archives: December 2017

Karter Akshay passes away in a road accident; Aaroh excels in Pro-Sr class: Pune IndiKarting

Pune: Overwhelming response saw 119 karters take part in India’s last karting race of the season, the IndiKarting Go-Kart Race as participants from across all categories revved up their engines and showcased their talent here on Tuesday. The successful event was, however, marred by some sad news, later that night put the entire racing community… Read More »

Gill rules the night stages of Rally of Arunachal: INRC

Itanagar, (Arunachal Pradesh), 23 Dec 2017: King of Indian motorsports and reigning Asia Pacific Rally Championship, Gaurav Gill of Team Mahindra Adventure moved closer to another National title as he won along with long-time co-driver Musa Sherif, the Rally of Arunachal, the fifth and penultimate round of the MRF fmsci Indian National Rally Championship at… Read More »

Gill looking to conquer new territory in the North-East: INRC

Itanagar  (Arunachal Pradesh), 21 Dec 2017: The King of Indian Motorsports and current Asia Pacific Rally Champion Gaurav Gill has come back to the fmsci Indian National Rally Championship, perhaps the penultimate round of this year’s calendar with only K-1000 remaining at Bengaluru next month. The postponed rounds now appear to have a slim chance of… Read More »

Drugovich dominated Day 1: MRF Challenge 2017

Abu Dhabi, 14 Dec 2017: Championship leader Felipe Drugovich dominated day 1 of the MRF Challenge 2017 at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi after topping both practice sessions and qualifying on pole position. His closes competitor was French driver Julien Falchero, who finished 2nd in all sessions. Alex Karkosik will start in 3rd… Read More »

Akbar Ebrahim, Chandhoks lead 14 other Indians into FIA Commissions

By David Bodapati Bangalore, 12 Dec 2017: It is almost a week since the FIA Annual General Assembly was held in Paris and a few days since the good news of Gautham Singhania, the drag master, and racer, adorned the highest post in his racing life. The glittering FIA grand gala Prize-Giving at the Palace… Read More »

Pirelli announces Tyre choices, mandatory sets for 2018 first 3 GPs

http://f1pressarea.pirelli.com/wp-content/files/pdf/38696.pdf Milan, December 11, 2017 – Pirelli is bringing the following compounds to the Australian Grand Prix (Melbourne, March 23-25), Bahrain Grand Prix (Sakhir, April 6-8), and Chinese Grand Prix (Shanghai, April 13-15). A reminder of the rules: Each driver must save one set of the softest of the three nominated compounds for Q3. This… Read More »

APRC champ Gaurav Gill lights up the FIA gala prize-giving for all Indians

The King of Indian Motorsports, Gaurav Gill, receiving the honours was the highlight of the annual gala show for all Indians as was the presentation of the FIA Formula One World Drivers’ Championship Trophy to Lewis Hamilton. Gill is the only Indian Driver to have won the title and invited by the FIA for the Gala… Read More »