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Daruvala finishes third on Asian F3 Championship
Abu Dhabi, Feb 21 (IANS) India's Jehan Daruvala finished third in the Asian F3 Championship as Mumbai Falcons ended their debut season in international racing on a high note with both their drivers finishing on the podium at the Abu Dhabi's Yas Marina Circuit.
2021-02-21
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Racing Team India finish 5th in their 1st Asian Le Mans Series
Abu Dhabi, Feb 21 (IANS) Racing Team India ended its first Asian Le Mans Series campaign fifth in the overall championship standings. Narain Karthikeyan, Arjun Maini and Naveen Rao raced their ORECA 07 LMP2 car to a pair of fifth place finishes in the final two races of the season at Abu Dhabi's Yas Marina track.
2021-02-21
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Veteran racer Karthikeyan hoping to put Indian stamp at Le Mans
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Narain Karthikeyan may be one of the most recognisable names in Indian motorsports but when he gets into the cockpit at the Dubai Autodrome for Racing Team India in the first round of the 2021 Asian Le Mans Series, the former Formula 1 driver will be a relative newbie of the team.
2021-02-11
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala climbs to 2nd in Asian F3 Championship standings
Abu Dhabi, Feb 7 (IANS) Mumbai Falcons' Jehan Daruvala won the final race on Sunday to finish the third round of the Formula 3 Asian Championship in second place of the standings.
2021-02-07
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Round 3 of Asian F3 C'ship: Daruvala finishes 2nd in first race
Abu Dhabi, Feb 6 (IANS) Mumbai Falcons' Jehan Daruvala on Saturday finished second in the first race of the third round of the Formula 3 Asian Championship at the Yas Marina International Circuit. The result meant that Daruvala dropped out of the lead in championship with Pinnacle Motorsports' Pierre-Louis Chovet taking his place.
2021-02-06
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala tops Asian F3 standings after flawless round 2
Abu Dhabi, Feb 5 (IANS) Jehan Daruvala climbed to the top of the 2021 Asian Formula 3 Championship standings by winning the second race and finishing second in the third race of the second round on Friday. Daruvala, racing for all-Indian outfit Mumbai Falcons, had earlier won the first race of the round as well.
2021-02-05
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala leads Mumbai Falcons to win at F3 Asian Championship
Abu Dhabi, Feb 4 (IANS) India's top racer Jehan Daruvala recorded a breakthrough win for all Indian-outfit Mumbai Falcons in race one of round two of the Formula 3 Asian Championship, the continent's premier championship. He started on pole and led every lap comfortably on his way to victory.
2021-02-04
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
TVS Racing crowned champion at 2020 National Rally Championship
Hampi, Feb 2 (IANS) TVS Racing, the factory racing team of TVS Motor Company, finished the 2020 Indian National Rally Championship (INRC) on a high note as it won the championship in all categories.
2021-02-02
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Motorsports
Pierre Gasly 6th F1 driver to test positive for Covid-19
Paris, Feb 1 (IANS) AlphaTauri's Pierre Gasly has revealed he has tested positive for novel coronavirus and is self-isolating.
2021-02-01
Category: International, France,Sports,Motorsports
Jehan Daruvala finishes third at F3 Asian C'ship
Dubai, Feb 1 (IANS) Mumbai Falcons made an impressive debut in the Formula 3 Asian Championship in the United Arab Emirates, with Jehan Daruvala clinching the third place in the first race of Round 1 at the Dubai Autodrome.
2021-02-01
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Motorsports
Gaurav Gill blazes to National Rally Championship title
Coimbatore, Jan 31 (IANS) Gaurav Gill was in blazing form at the wheels of his Mahindra XUV as he and navigator Musa Sherif showed immense skills and patience to win the Rally of Coimbatore on Sunday and again emerge national champions.
2021-01-31
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala, Maini to lead Mumbai Falcons' at F3 Asian C'ship
Dubai, Jan 28 (IANS) Mumbai Falcons are all set to begin their maiden campaign in the Formula 3 Asian Championship on Friday, with India's top racers Jehan Daruvala and Kush Maini in the cockpit.
2021-01-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Motorsports
Sandeep pips Datta to national racing title
Coimbatore, Jan 24 (IANS) Chennai's Sandeep Kumar pipped Ashwin Datta to the Formula LGB4 title on the final day of the 23rd FMSCI National Racing Championship. Datta was the leader in the championship at the start of the day with 64 points.
2021-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Hemanth bags two gold medals for 7th national title in 4 years
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) Multiple national champion Hemanth Muddappa of Mantra Racing was in his elements once again winning both the gold in the top-two categories as he emerged as the national champion for the successive fourth year, in the second and final round of the MMSC fmsci Indian National Motorcycle Drag Championship on Sunday.
2021-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Datta one step closer to sealing national racing title
Coimbatore, Jan 23 (IANS) Chennai's Ashwin Datta came a step closer to sealing the national title in the Formula LGB 4 category with a win and a second-pace finish on Saturday at the Kari Motor Speedway. The results took his points tally for the season to 57 in the FMSCI National Racing Championship.
2021-01-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Final round of national racing c'ship starts Jan 21
Coimbatore, Jan 21 (IANS) Twelve races will be held across two categories in the final round of the National Racing Championship which will be held from January 21 to 24 at the Kari Motor Speedway in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
2021-01-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Dakar Rally: Benavides secures 2nd consecutive title for Honda
Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), Jan 15 (IANS) Argentine rider Kevin Benavides won his first Dakar Rally title on Friday, giving Honda back-to-back wins in the prestigious rally raid event in Saudi Arabia. Benavides's team mate Ricky Brabec, who won the title last year, secured second place in the overall standings.
2021-01-15
Category: International, Saudi Arabia,Sports,Motorsports
Dakar Rally 2021: Benavides takes lead after Cornejo's crash
Riyadh, Jan 14 (IANS) Honda's Kevin Benavides moved into the lead after his team mate and overnight leader Jose Cornejo retired from a crash in Stage 10 of the 2021 Dakar Rally on Wednesday. Cornejo, who had a substantial 11-minute lead heading into the 342km stage between Neom and Alula, crashed 252km into the stage.
2021-01-14
Category: International, Saudi Arabia,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala to drive for first all-Indian team at Asian F3 C'ship
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Formula 2 driver Jehan Daruvala and British Formula 3 runner-up Kush Maini will be part of the Mumbai Falcons who will compete in the F3 Asian Championship, that starts on January 29 in Dubai.
2021-01-13
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Motorsports
Santosh suffers major crash at Dakar Rally, in medically induced coma
Riyadh, Jan 7 (IANS) Indian motorcycle racer CS Santosh has been put in a medically-induced coma after suffering a crash on Wednesday during the ongoing Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia. Santosh, 37, is currently receiving treatment at the Saudi German Hospital in Riyadh and has "no major physical injuries except for the dislocated right shoulder and head trauma", his team Hero MotoSports said in a statement.
2021-01-07
Category: International, Saudi Arabia,Sports,Motorsports
Dakar Rally: Santosh gains two spots at the end of Stage 3
Jeddah, Jan 5 (IANS) CS Santosh gained two spots in the overall rankings to finish 36th at the end of Stage 3 of the Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia. His overall ranking thus improved by two places to 34th.
2021-01-05
Category: International, Saudi Arabia,Sports,Motorsports
Dakar Rally to be broadcast in India on 1Sport
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) The 2021 Dakar Rally will be broadcast in India on 1Sport through Hero MotoCorp, the automobile giant said in a statement on Friday.
2021-01-01
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton awarded knighthood in new year honours list
London, Dec 31 (IANS) Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has been knighted, having been included in the United Kingdom's traditional honours list. Hamilton this year equalled Michael Schumacher's record for most driver's championship wins and surpassed the German great for most career race wins in F1.
2020-12-31
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Motorsports
Maini brothers split victories in karting nationals
Bengaluru, Dec 29 (IANS) Ishaan Madesh and Rishon Rajeev scored a grand double each in the Micro Max and Junior Max categories while the Maini brothers -- Arjun and Kush -- split victories in the Senior Max in the opening two rounds of the Meco FMSCI NKC Rotax Max Championship here over the weekend.
2020-12-29
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Motorsports
Karthikeyan to lead first all-Indian endurance racing team
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) India's first Formula 1 driver Narain Karthikeyan will lead an all-Indian team at the 2021 Asian Le Mans Series in February 2021. Racing Team India is the first team to compete internationally in endurance racing with an all-Indian line-up and while it has confirmed its entry at Asian Le Mans, it has set its eyes on the prestigious 24 Hours of Le Mans in France later in the year.
2020-12-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
2 wheeler National C'ships: Ahamed wins in Pro-Stock 301-400cc category
Chennai, Dec 21 (IANS) TVS Racing's KY Ahamed has been declared rider champion in the premier Pro-Stock 301-400cc category of the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship 2020 held at the Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT).
2020-12-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
2 wheeler National C'ships: Jagan wins Pro-Stock 165cc Open title
Chennai, Dec 20 (IANS) Jagan Kumar swept to title triumph in the Pro-Stock 165cc Open category while Chennai youngster Mohan Babu topped the Novice (Stock 165cc) class as the second and final round of the MMSC fmsci Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship 2020 concluded at the Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT), here on Sunday.
2020-12-20
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Gill roars to victory in round 2 of national rally c'ships
Itanagar, Dec 20 (IANS) Gaurav Gill proved to be the king of the mountains once again, winning Round 2 of the Champions Yacht Club FMSCI Indian National Rally Championship, the Rally of Arunachal, here on Sunday evening.
2020-12-20
Category: India, Arunachal Pradesh,Sports,Motorsports
2 wheeler National C'ships: Ann wins girls crown
Chennai, Dec 19 (IANS) Juggling racing and online exams, teeneger Ann Jennifer (Sparks Racing) from Chennai kept her nerves to regain the girls category title with her fourth consecutive win this weekend's in the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship at the Madras Motor Racing Track here on Saturday.
2020-12-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
2 wheeler National C'ships: Ann wins girls crown
Chennai, Dec 19 (IANS) Juggling racing and online exams, teeneger Ann Jennifer (Sparks Racing) from Chennai kept her nerves to regain the girls category title with her fourth consecutive win this weekend's in the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship at the Madras Motor Racing Track here on Saturday.
2020-12-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Red Bull sign Perez to partner Verstappen in 2021 F1 season
Beijing, Dec 18 (IANS) Sergio Perez will drive for Red Bull Racing in the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship, the team announced on Friday. Perez, 30, replaces Alex Albon, after the Anglo-Thai driver endured a disappointing 2020 season in which he was overwhelmingly overshadowed by teammate Max Verstappen.
2020-12-18
Category: International, China,Sports,Motorsports
2 wheel National C'ships: Ahamed starts round 2 with twin wins
Chennai, Dec 18 (IANS) KY Ahamed started his campaign in the second and final round of the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship 2020 with two brilliant performances as he led his team, TVS Racing, to 1-2 finishes in both the Pro-Stock categories (301-400cc and 165cc) at the Madras Motor Racing Track (MMRT), here on Friday.
2020-12-18
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Gaurav Gill wins round 1 of National Rally Championship
Itanagar, Dec 17 (IANS) Ace Indian rally car driver Gaurav Gill began his FMSCI Indian National Rally Championship 2020 with a win, taking the Rally of Arunachal in style here on Thursday.
2020-12-17
Category: India, Arunachal Pradesh,Sports,Motorsports
Second round of 2-wheeler National Championship starts Dec 18
Chennai, Dec 16 (IANS) Twenty-nine races will be held across 10 categories as the concluding leg of the 2020 MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship (INMRC) gets underway at the Madras Motor Racing Track (MMRT) on Friday. The races will be held behind closed doors due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-12-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Round 1 of National Rally Championship receives record entries
Itanagar, Dec 15 (IANS) A record 43 cars will line up to take part in the Rally of Arunachal, the first round of the Indian National Rally Championship (INRC), which gets underway from Wednesday in Itanagar.
2020-12-15
Category: India, Arunachal Pradesh,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton wants increased pay deal with Mercedes by December
Abu Dhabi, Dec 14 (IANS) British Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton wants his new contract with Mercedes to be wrapped up by Christmas. The current contract is due to end this year and the new one looks more a formality although Hamilton reportedly wants his pay to increase from 35 million pounds to 40 million pounds a year.
2020-12-14
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Verstappen cruises to win at Abu Dhabi GP, Hamilton third
Abu Dhabi, Dec 13 (IANS) Max Verstappen cruised to victory in the season ending Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix at the YAS Marina Circuit on Sunday as the returning world champion Lewis Hamilton finished third. Hamilton's Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas finished second.
2020-12-13
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
INMRC: Triple crown for Shetty; Jagan, Mathana share honours
Chennai, Dec 13 (IANS) Bengaluru's Anish Shetty (Race Concepts) swept to a hat-trick of wins in the premier Pro-Stock 301-400cc class in the first round of the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship 2020 which concluded at the Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT) on Sunday.
2020-12-13
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
National Racing: Datta signs off round one with double win
Coimbatore, Dec 13 (IANS) Chennai's Ashwin Datta (Dark Don Racing) and Kottayam's Amir Sayed (MSport) signed off with a double win each in the 23rd JK Tyre - FMSCI National Racing Championship at the Kari Motor Speedway here on Sunday.
2020-12-13
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Formula 1: Verstappen grabs maiden Abu Dhabi pole, Hamilton third
Abu Dhabi, Dec 12 (IANS) Red Bull's Max Verstappen put in a stunning lap in qualifying to take pole ahead of Mercedes pair Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton on Saturday ahead of the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the YAS Marina Circuit. Verstappen managed a time of 1:35.246 seconds, beating second-placed Bottas's 1:35.271 sec and Hamilton's 1:35.332 sec.
2020-12-12
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
National Racing: Datta clinches double in Formula LGB4 class
Coimbatore, Dec 12 (IANS) Ashwin Datta on Saturday clinched a fine double in the premier Formula LGB4 class at the 23rd JK Tyre-FMSCI National Racing Championship (NRC), after Vishnu Prasad delivered for MSport by winning the opening race at the Kari Motor Speedway on Friday.
2020-12-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
INMRC: Shetty records win, double podium for Honda
Chennai, Dec 12 (IANS) Anish Damodar Shetty (Race Concepts) pulled off a brilliant tactical win in the premier Pro-Stock 301-400cc class race in the first round of the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship at the Madras Motor Race Track on Saturday.
2020-12-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
INMRC: Ahamed, Kumar lead 1-2 finish for TVS Racing
Chennai, Dec 11 (IANS) KY Ahamed led an emphatic 1-2 finish for TVS Racing as he beat his mentor and multiple champion Jagan Kumar to win the premier Pro-Stock 301-400cc race in the first round of the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship (INMRC) at the Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT), here on Friday.
2020-12-11
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Devils Circuit 2019-20 finale to take place virtually on Dec 19
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) The finale of the fourth edition of the Maruti Suzuki Arena Devils Circuit, country's largest obstacle running event, will be held virtually on December 19. The edition will start at 7:00 am through a three-hour Facebook live.
2020-12-11
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton recovers from Covid-19, to take part in Abu Dhabi GP
Abu Dhabi, Dec 11 (IANS) Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has been allowed to participate in season ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix -- scheduled to take place this weekend -- after completing a 10-day quarantine in Bahrain and testing negative for Covid-19.
2020-12-11
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
200 entries for 2-wheeler National Championship starting Friday
Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) The 2020 two-wheeler National Racing Championship has been packed into two back-to-back weekends at the Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT) with competitions in 10 categories due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The first round will be from Friday to Sunday and the second from December 18 to 20.
2020-12-09
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
23rd National Racing Championship to start on Friday
Coimbatore, Dec 9 (IANS) Twelve races will be held over three days at the Kari Motor Speedway as the 23rd JK Tyre FMSCI National Racing Championship gets underway here on Friday.
2020-12-09
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Mercedes fined for Russell tyre mix-up at Sakhir GP
Sakhir (Behrain), Dec 7 (IANS) Formula 1 champions Mercedes have been fined 20,000 euros after they fitted the wrong tyres to George Russell's leading car at a bungled Sakhir Grand Prix pitstop where Sergio Perez emerged as victorious.
2020-12-07
Category: India, New Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Sergio Perez wins maiden F1 race after Russell heartbreak
Sakhir (Bahrain), Dec 7 (IANS) Sergio Perez took a remarkable debut Formula One win in the Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain after Mercedes fumbled what should have been a first victory for George Russell.
2020-12-07
Category: India, New Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala records his first F2 race win
Bahrain, Dec 6 (IANS) India's Jehan Daruvala on Sunday recorded his first Formula 2 victory after winning the Sakhir Grand Prix sprint race as Mick Schumacher won the 2020 championship despite finishing 18th.
2020-12-06
Category: International, Bahrain,Sports,Motorsports