Tag Archives: Indian

Jehan Daruvala steps up to Formula 3

Bangalore, 9 Dec 2016: Force India Academy Racer, Jehan Daruvala, has confirmed his participation in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. The 18-year-old Mumbai-based racer has been signed up by the world renowned team, Carlin, for their 2017 campaign according to Raymond Banajee of RR Motorsports here on Thursday. In a press release, he stated that Jehan’s maiden… Read More »

Asia Dream Cup: Indian tri-colour flies high in Thailand

Buriram (Thailand), 20 May 2016: Indian racer Hari Krishnan romped home to his first-ever podium at an International level, finishing a credible second in Race 2 of the Asia Dream Cup at the FIM Asia Road Racing Championship. After a spectacular performance from start-to-finish, the 22-year old from Chennai provided ample proof of his immense talent with his trademark… Read More »

Mexico is like India; So this is a home race for us as well as Checo: Vijay Mallya, chief of Sahara Force India

Clockwise from top left: TEAM REPRESENTATIVES – Vijay MALLYA (Force India), Claire WILLIAMS (Williams), Yasuhisa ARAI (Honda), Toto WOLFF (Mercedes), Maurizio ARRIVABENE (Ferrari),  PRESS CONFERENCE Q: Claire, if I can start with you. Williams won this race the last time it was here back in 1992. Did you watch that race and what are your… Read More »

Dehradun to Vienna, Monisha Kaltenborn brings a welcome change to male-dominated F1 world

In the series of articles on Indians and India’s contribution, we begin with Dehradun-born Monisha Narang, who migrated to Austria and married Mr Kaltenborn. She became the Sauber F1 team principal in Jan 2010 and her many witty exchanges with Force India team principal Vijay Mallya apart, the teams headed by these two principals fought… Read More »

CMs presence peps up JK Tyre Hornbill motor rally 2014 in Nagaland

Sethi, Arora top among professionals Rupero and Lhoungu bag honours Kohima, 5 Dec 2014: Delhi-based Gagan Sethi and navigator Dhiraj Arora emerged champions among the professionals while local challengers Vizosielie Rupero and Zakiezotuo Lhoungu topped in the amateur category in the JK Tyre Hornbill Motor Rally which concluded at the Heritage Village, Kisama, near here on… Read More »

FIA upgrades Madras Motor Race Track to Grade II

Chennai, 28 Nov 2014: The Madras Motor Sports Club (MMSC) is pleased to announced that the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), THE governing body for world motor sport, has granted the Madras Motor Race Track a Grade 2 license to run all international motorsport events outside of Formula 1. The Grade 2 license will enable the… Read More »