Category Archives: Non-F1

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 »

Drugovich extends lead in MRF Challenge 2017

David Bodapati Dubai: 9 Dec 2017: Brazilian Felipe Drugovich recovered from Friday’s disappointment to win a Race 3 in Round 2 and also came second in Race 4 of the MRF Challenge 2017 here on Saturday. In Race 3, Drugovich overtook Martono on Lap 2 and pushed the latter to 2nd place with Karkosik coming… Read More »

Presley Martono fastest in FP2 even as top-7 are tightly bunched: MRF Challenge 2017

Dubai, 7 Dec 2017: Indonesian driver Presley Martono continued his impressive start to the Round 2 of the MRF Challenge 2017 by going fastest in practice at the Dubai Autodrome here on Thursday. This weekend’s FIA inscribed MRF Challenge race promises to be a thriller with the top severn drivers all closely bunched together. Martono’s… Read More »

FIA MRF Challenge Round 2 heads to Dubai

Dubai, 5 Dec 2017: The sixth edition of the MRF Challenge 2017 will head to Dubai for Round 2 of the MRF Challenge 2017. The FIA sanctioned MRF Challenge 2017 championship is the leading winter series for young motorsport drivers from across the globe and will return to the Dubai Autodrome for the third time.… Read More »

Rohith Mahalikudi wins REDBULL Desert Wings mini-Daker race, off to Peru for World Finals

Bengaluru, 2 Dec 2017: Rohith Mahalikudi  of MS Ramaiah Institute of Technology came out with flying colours setting the fastest time of 7.518 secs on a specially-created track  and won the remote controlled, ‘mini Dakar’ race beating seven other finalists in the inaugural edition of Red Bull Desert Wings University Challenge, a thrilling competition for student… Read More »

Gill touches unbelievable speeds, thrills fans; Karna/Nikhil win INRC2; Dean/Shruptha INRC3

Chikkamagaluru,  25 Nov 2017: The `King of Indian Motorsports’ was at it again. The Speed Maestro touched speeds of over 170 kmph as he enjoyed a lone `straight’ at the picturesque Coffee Estates owned by sponsors Coffee Day in Chikmagalur on Saturday, the first day of the final round of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally… Read More »