Formula 1
02 Jul
-
05 Jul
FP3 in
03 Hours
:
38 Minutes
:
50 Seconds
R
Styrian GP
09 Jul
-
12 Jul
FP1 in
6 days
Formula E
R
Berlin ePrix I
05 Aug
-
05 Aug
Next event in
31 days
R
Berlin ePrix II
06 Aug
-
06 Aug
Next event in
32 days
MotoGP
17 Jul
-
19 Jul
FP1 in
13 days
R
Andalusian GP
24 Jul
-
26 Jul
Next event in
19 days
NASCAR Cup
28 Jun
-
28 Jun
Event finished
R
Indianapolis
05 Jul
-
05 Jul
Race in
1 day
IndyCar
06 Jun
-
06 Jun
Event finished
02 Jul
-
04 Jul
Race in
09 Hours
:
38 Minutes
:
50 Seconds
WEC
13 Aug
-
15 Aug
Next event in
39 days
R
Bahrain
19 Nov
-
21 Nov
Next event in
137 days
Supercars
26 Jun
-
28 Jun
Event finished
17 Jul
-
19 Jul
Next event in
12 days

Chennai MRF F1600: Rangasamy crowned 2018 champion

shares
comments
Chennai MRF F1600: Rangasamy crowned 2018 champion
By:
Sep 9, 2018, 12:00 AM

Raghul Rangasamy clinched the 2018 MRF F1600 National Racing title by finishing third to Nayan Chatterjee and Goutham Parekh in the final race of the season in Chennai.

Rangasamy started second on the grid and immediately started pressuring pole-sitter Chatterjee, making several attempts at passing him for the lead.

Meanwhile, Parekh, who trailed Rangasamy by 11 points heading into the season finale, dropped to eighth after contact with Sandeep Kumar.

However, he managed to claw his way back up to third by half distance, and when Rangasamy lost momentum in another valiant attempt to overtake Chatterjee, he breezed past him to move up to second.

Parekh then set about chasing Chatterjee for the win, but the Mumbai-based driver turned out to be too quick for him as he scored his second victory of the weekend.

Rangasamy finished over a second behind Parekh in third, but 15 points were enough to bag him the MRF F1600 title.

Sandeep Kumar, who suffered a huge crash with Karminder Singh in Race 2, was classified fourth, ahead of Nirmal Umashankar and Yash Aradhya.

Keith Desouza was next up in seventh, while the top 10 was completed by Ashwin Datta. Bala Prasad and Rupesh Sivakumar.

 
Next article
Chennai MRF F1600: Chatterjee converts pole to win

Previous article

Chennai MRF F1600: Chatterjee converts pole to win

Next article

MRF F1600 season review: Rangasamy outduels Parekh

MRF F1600 season review: Rangasamy outduels Parekh
Load comments

About this article

Series Indian Open Wheel
Author Rachit Thukral