Tag Archives: Le Mans

Karun Chandhok qualifies in third place for Murphy Prototypes

Silverstone, 19 April 2014: Indian racing driver Karun Chandhok qualified in 3rd position for Murphy Prototypes in his first ever European Le Mans (ELMS) race at Silverstone. Chandhok helped Murphy Prototypes get their 2014 European Le Mans Series season off to a solid start along with their other drivers Rodolfo Gonzalez and Alex Kapadia. Murphy… Read More »

History made by Audi at Le Mans 2012

Le Mans (France) 18 June 2012: Even as India celebrates with Karun Chandhok becoming the first Indian to take part in the historic endurance event, starting from pole position the nr1 Audi R18 e-tron quattro made Le Mans history by becoming the first hybrid car to win the 24 Heures du Mans.  Andre Lotterer took the… Read More »

Karun historic debut at Le Mans helps JRM to 6th place

Le Mans (France), 17 June 2012: Indian racing star Karun Chandhok has created history by becoming the first Indian to finish the historic Le Mans 24 Hours race as his JRM Team crossed the line in an exceptional 6th position. Chandhok, along with team-mates David Brabham and Peter Dumbreck delivered faultless performances to finish the… Read More »

Karun first driver for JRM, to start 11th on the Grid

Le Mans (France), 15 June 2012: Indian racing star Karun Chandhok’s JRM Racing will start its first-ever Le Mans 24 Hours from 11th position. The team made the best of a difficult day after discovering the gearbox had been damaged in yesterday’s running. The team elected to switch to the race engine as well, thereby… Read More »