Author Archives: David Bodapati

About David Bodapati

First Indian Print Journalist to interview Michael Schumacher in 2002! The F1 Correspondent and Chief Administrator of the site: www.INDIAinF1.com

To the final corner: fighting talk ahead of Phillip Island’s MotoGP race on Sunday

The Championship, the weather, and fighting to the last corner: the Australian GP is open for business Ahead of track action for the Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, there was one last chance for something a little more out of the ordinary as some of the grid came face to face with some locals – of… Read More »

Can Dovizioso sustain the run at Michelin Australian MotoGP

Closer than ever, the crusade for the crown arrives at one of the most breathtaking venues in the world: Phillip IslandIn the aftermath of the duel of the decade at the Twin Ring Motegi between Championship leader Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) and title rival Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) – which the Italian won –… Read More »

Commanding show, including a hat-trick, gets maiden title for Aaroh Ravindra; Rayo Racing tops

Bengaluru : Aaroh Ravindra from Rayo Racing, clinched his maiden National Karting Championship, with a 2nd place finish in Round 5 of the Meco FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship. The Mumbai youngster has consistently dominated the championship ever since his victory in round 1 at Hyderabad. He completed a hat-trick of victories at the end of… Read More »

Aditya Patel finishes the season with a bang, helps team with a double win: Blancpain GT Asia Series

Zhejiang: Twenty-nine year old Chennai racer Aditya Patel finished the seasonn with a bang with a double victory in along with teammate Gilbert in the 12th and final race of the Blancpain GT Series Asia Championship. The duo, piloting the Audi R8 LMS GT3, missed out on the overall championship title by a single point in… Read More »

Ruhaan Alva, Yash Aradhya, Aaroh Ravindra for World Rotax Grand Finale in Portugal

Bangalore, 15 Oct 2017: Ruhaan Alva (Micro Max), Yash Aradhya (Junior Max) and Aaroh Ravindra (Senior Max) will represent India in the World Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals at Portugal from November 4-11 according to sources. Portimao in Algarve will be the venue for the 16th edition where 288 of the best kart drivers in… Read More »

Bengaluru girl Aishwarya fourth in Raid de Himalaya: Xtreme category Group B bikes

Leh (J & K), 13 Oct 2017: Aishwarya Pissay, riding a factory-supported TVS Apache RTR 200, endured the grueling 19th Maruti Suzuki Raid de Himalaya Rally to finish a creditable fourth in the “Xtreme” category for Group B bikes here on Friday. She is the only female rider to complete the course in the week-long event… Read More »

Hamilton takes 71st career pole: Japanese GP

Lewis Hamilton took his 71st career pole position and his first at Japan’s Suzuka Circuit as he beat Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas by three tenths of a second with Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel third. However, title contender Vettel will start alongside championship leader Hamilton on the front row as Bottas is set for a grid penalty due… Read More »

It is a real surprise, says Hamilton about his pole: Malaysian GP

DRIVERS: 1 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes); 2 – Kimi RÄIKKÖNEN (Ferrari); 3 – Max VERSTAPPEN (Red Bull Racing) TRACK INTERVIEWS (conducted by Johnny Herbert) Lewis, what a great result for you. You must be very happy. That looked like a pretty decent lap? Lewis HAMILTON: Firstly, look at this crowd. I know it’s our last grand prix here but… Read More »