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MRF F1600: Shah triumphs in rain-delayed Race 1

Sohil Shah chalked up a lights-to-flag victory in a shortened and delayed MRF F1600 race in Chennai to extend his lead in the drivers’ standings.

JK Tyre planning to bring F3 racing to India

JK Tyre has revealed plans to bring an FIA-accredited series based on previous-generation Formula 3 cars to India.

MRF F1600: Shah romps to double win on Sunday

Sohil Shah scored a fine double win as the second round of the MMSC MRF F1600 series concluded at the Madras Motor Race Track on Sunday.

Chennai MRF: Chatterjee, Prasad share Saturday wins

Nayan Chatterjee and Vishnu Prasad picked up one race win apiece as the second round of the MRF F1600 series got underway at the Madras Motor Race Track on Saturday.

Six female drivers selected for JK Tyre National Championship

Team Ahura has signed six female drivers for the 2019 season of JK Tyre National Racing Championship, which will begin in Coimbatore next month.

Chennai track "separates men from boys" - Doohan Jr

The son of MotoGP legend Mick Doohan has spoken highly about the Madras Motor Race Track, saying the Chennai-based circuit “separates the men from the boys”.

Chadwick: First single-seater title "huge" for my career

Jamie Chadwick has described her MRF Challenge title triumph as a “huge” step for her career after overhauling early championship favourite Max Defourny to clinch the 2018/19 crown.

MRF F1600: Chatterjee leads after double win in Chennai opener

Nayan Chatterjee established an early lead in the MRF F1600 championship with a double victory in the opening round of the season in Chennai.

Chennai MRF: Chadwick becomes first female champion

Jamie Chadwick became the first female driver to clinch the MRF Challenge title after scoring a triple win in the final round of the season in Chennai.

Chennai MRF: Chadwick seizes points lead from Defourny

Jamie Chadwick moved into the lead of the MRF Challenge drivers’ standings following a race victory during the title-deciding Chennai round on Saturday.

Opinion: Why Indian races need a spectator-friendly approach

For Indian motorsport to reach new heights, it's time promoters turn their attention from competitors to spectators, opines Rachit Thukral.

JK Tyre season review: How Tharani-Chatterjee battle boiled down to last race

Karthik Tharani came on top in a thrilling three-way scrap for the 2018 JK Tyre National Racing Championship, but the title could have easily landed in Nayan Chatterjee or Ashwin Datta’s hands.

Bahrain MRF: Chadwick closes on points lead with double win

Jamie Chadwick scored a double win on the final day of MRF Challenge’s Bahrain round to cut down the deficit to championship leader Max Defourny.

Bahrain MRF: Chadwick scores first win, Defourny extends lead

Jamie Chadwick scored her first ever MRF Challenge victory as the second round of the winter series began in earnest at the Bahrain International Circuit on Friday.

Chatterjee: "I was crowned champion in people's eyes"

Nayan Chatterjee says he was happy to be “crowned champion in people’s eyes” after losing out the 2018 JK Tyre National Racing title through little fault of his own.

Tharani’s “heart sank” when Chatterjee was taken out

Karthik Tharani says his “heart sank” when he saw title rival Nayan Chatterjee being eliminated in a crash in the JK Tyre National Racing Championship finale at the Buddh International Circuit.

Rangasamy usurps Prasad to win JK Tyre Formula LGB title

Raghul Rangasamy defeated pre-race favourite Vishnu Prasad to clinch the Formula LGB title in the final round of the JK Tyre National Racing Championship.

Buddh JK Tyre: Tharani champion; Chatterjee wiped out in crash

Karthik Tharani claimed the 2018 JK Tyre National Racing Championship title after chief rival Nayan Chatterjee was wiped out by Manav Sharma in a dramatic finale at the Buddh International Circuit.

Buddh JK Tyre: Chatterjee scores dominant Race 3 win, Tharani second

Nayan Chatterjee took a dominant win in the penultimate race of the JK Tyre National Racing Championship to draw level on points with Karthik Tharani at the top of the Euro JK standings.

Dubai MRF: Defourny takes points lead after opening round

Max Defourny leads the 2018/19 MRF Challenge standings after the opening round of the season in Dubai.

Dubai MRF: Defourny, Frost start season with wins

Max Defourny and Danial Frost claimed wins in the opening two races of the 2018/19 MRF Challenge season at the Dubai Autodrome on Friday.

Opinion: Organisers should avoid clashes in domestic motorsport

India’s domestic motorsport calendar isn’t the most packed in the world. Far from it. Yet we somehow still manage to have date clashes between major races and rallies.

Coimbatore JK Tyre: Tharani resists Chatterjee to win Race 3

Karthik Tharani beat Nayan Chatterjee in a thrilling duel to score his second consecutive win in the third round of the JK Tyre National Racing Championship.

Coimbatore JK Tyre: Uma Shankar scores first win of 2018

Nirmal Uma Shankar notched up his first win of 2018 as the third round of JK Tyre National Racing Championship concluded at the Kari Motor Speedway on Sunday.

Coimbatore JK Tyre: Datta wins Race 1 after Tharani/Chatterjee clash

Ashwin Datta inherited victory in the first race of the third round of JK Tyre National Racing Championship after early race leaders Karthik Tharani and Nayan Chatterjee came to blows on lap 5.

Coimbatore JK Tyre: Tharani wins Race 2 as leaders crash again

Karthik Tharani notched up his third victory of the 2018 JK Tyre National Racing Championship season in Coimbatore on Saturday.

MRF F1600 season review: Rangasamy outduels Parekh

Raghul Rangasamy got the better of Goutham Parekh to win the 2018 MRF F1600 championship. Here’s how the title battle unfolded between the pair.

Chennai MRF 1600: Aradhya fends off title contenders to win Race 2

Yash Aradhya won the penultimate race of the 2018 MRF F1600 season in Chennai after holding off championship contenders Goutham Parekh and Raghul Rangasamy in a nail biting finish.

Chennai MRF F1600: Chatterjee converts pole to win

Nayan Chatterjee romped to victory in the opening race of the MRF F1600 title decider in Chennai.

Tijil Rao overcomes Clubfoot, wins JK Tyre Novice race

15-year-old Tijil Rao’s victory in the opening round of JK Tyre Novice Cup was the perfect illustration of what a human body is capable of, if there is a will to drag it beyond conceived limits.

Coimbatore JK Tyre: Perera ends weekend with win

Sri Lankan driver Bryan Perera ended the second round of JK Tyre National Racing Championship in Coimbatore with a fine victory on Sunday.

Coimbatore JK Tyre: Chatterjee dominates opener from pole

Nayan Chatterjee claimed a lights-to-flag victory in the Euro JK category as the second round of the JK Tyre National Racing Championship began in Coimbatore on Saturday.

Coimbatore JK Tyre: Chatterjee inherits Race 2 win as leaders collide

Nayan Chatterjee made it two victories out of two in the second round of JK Tyre National Racing Championship after a mid-race collision between early race leaders elevated him into the lead.

Chennai MRF F1600: Aradhya beats Parekh to score maiden win

Yash Aradhya became an MRF F1600 race winner as the third round of the championship came to a conclusion at the Madras Motor Race Track on Sunday.

Chennai MRF F1600: Parekh wins crash-filled Race 2

Goutham Parekh emerged victorious in the second MRF F1600 race in Chennai, which was red-flagged after a series of accidents.

Chennai MRF F1600: Kumar starts weekend with win

Sandeep Kumar got first blood as the second round of MRF F1600 championship got underway at Chennai’s Madras Motor Race Track on Saturday.

Datta favourite for Chennai MRF National Racing round

The Madras Motor Race Track will host the third round of MRF MMSC National Racing Championship this weekend, with 12 races scheduled across various categories.

Coimbatore JK Tyre: Tharani wins four-way thriller

Karthik Tharani took advantage of a contact between Yash Aradhya and Ashwin Datta to end the season-opening round of JK Tyre Racing Championship with a win.

Coimbatore JK Tyre: Perera doubles up with Race 3 win

Sri Lankan driver Bryan Perera scored his second straight win in JK Tyre Racing Championship with victory in the third Euro JK race of the Coimbatore season opener.

New JK Tyre Racing Championship season begins in Coimbatore

The 21st season of JK Tyre National Racing Championship will kick off this weekend at Coimbatore’s Kari Motor Speedway.

All-women team to compete in JK Tyre Racing Championship

An all-women team will compete in the JK Tyre Racing Championship for the first time in series’ history, it has been announced.

Tharani to compete in 2018 JK Tyre Racing Championship

Former MRF F1600 champion Karthik Tharani will return to competitive motorsport for the first time since 2016 in the JK Tyre National Racing Championship.

Coimbatore MRF F1600: Datta makes it two wins in a row

Ashwin Datta scored his second straight win in the opening round of MRF F1600 series at Coimbatore’s Kari Motor Speedway on Sunday.

Coimbatore MRF F1600: Datta dominates season opener

Ashwin Datta scored a dominant win as the MRF F1600 season began in earnest at Coimbatore’s Kari Motor Speedway on Saturday.

Stage set for Coimbatore's National Racing round

Coimbatore’s Kari Motor Speedway, one of the three purpose-built race tracks in India, will play host to the second round of MRF MMSC National Racing Championship this weekend.

Chennai MRF: Champion Drugovich eases to Race 3 win

MRF Challenge 2017/18 champion Felipe Drugovich claimed a dominant victory in the penultimate race of the season in Chennai.

Chennai MRF: Martono wins crash-filled Race 2

Indonesia’s Presley Martono steered clear of early chaos to win the second MRF Challenge race of the Chennai weekend.

Chennai MRF: Drugovich takes title as van Kalmthout wins Race 1

Felipe Drugovich clinched the 2017/18 MRF Challenge title after finishing third behind Rinus van Kalmthout and Presley Martono in the opening race in Chennai.

Drugovich favourite for MRF crown in Chennai finale

The 2017/18 season of MRF Challenge will come to a close this weekend at the revamped Madras Motor Race Track in Chennai.

Abu Dhabi MRF: Drugovich continues domination in Race 4

Felipe Drugovich completed a clean sweep in the Abu Dhabi MRF Challenge round after taking a lights-to-flag win in Race 4.

Abu Dhabi MRF: Drugovich takes crushing Race 3 win

Felipe Drugovich annihilated the field in the third MRF Challenge race at Abu Dhabi, taking full advantage of title rival Presley Martono’s troubles to build a sizeable lead in the championship standings.

Abu Dhabi MRF: Drugovich scores second straight win

Felipe Drugovich made it back-to-back wins in the Abu Dhabi round of MRF Challenge after pole-sitter Danial Frost was involved in an early incident in Race 2.

Abu Dhabi MRF: Points leader Drugovich takes pole

MRF Challenge championship leader Felipe Drugovich claimed pole position for the penultimate round of the season in Abu Dhabi, beating Julien Falchero to the fastest lap in qualifying.

MRF Challenge to have night races in Abu Dhabi

The third round of the 2017/18 MRF Challenge will take place under the lights, with four night races scheduled at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit.

JK Tyre season review: How title drifted from Prasad to Reddy

Anindith Reddy won his second successive title in the JK Tyre National Racing Championship, overhauling early points leader Vishnu Prasad in a thrilling four-round season.

Dubai MRF: Martono scores maiden win in Race 4

Indonesia’s Presley Martono scored his first MRF Challenge win in the final Dubai race on Saturday.

Dubai MRF: Drugovich extends points lead with Race 3 win

Felipe Drugovich built up a sizeable lead in the 2017/18 MRF Challenge standings after winning the penultimate Dubai race on Saturday.

Dubai MRF: Van Kalmthout dominates Race 2

Rinus van Kalmthout took an authoritative win in the second MRF Challenge race of the weekend in Dubai after dispatching pole-sitter Louis Gachot early on.

Dubai MRF: Drugovich eases to Race 1 win

Felipe Drugovich cruised to victory in the first MRF Challenge race of the Dubai round to extend his lead at the top of the standings.

Dubai MRF: Martono beats Drugovich to pole by 0.034s

Indonesia’s Presley Martono claimed pole position for the second round of MRF Challenge in Dubai, edging out series leader Felipe Drugovich by just 0.034s in a tightly-contested qualifying.