Shahan Ali Mohsin, the 17-yr old from Agra, even more underlined his stature as a top racing talent with a grand double as curtains came down on the third spherical of the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian Countrywide Car Racing Championship 2021 at the MMRT below on Saturday.
Shahan gained the initial and third races in the leading MRF F1600 classification with local veteran Deepak Ravikumar topping the next on an incident-crammed day that also saw Coimbatore’s Arjun Balu (Race Principles) surviving a handful of near phone calls to earn the Indian Touring Autos race.
The two victories put Shahan inside 13 details of leader Chirag Ghorpade in the championship standings.
Also reaching a double had been Bengaluru’s Varun Anekar (Race Principles) in the Indian Junior Touring Vehicles group and Deepak Ravikumar (General performance Racing) in the Super Stock class.
The effects (provisional, all 10 laps except if talked about):
MRF F1600 (Race-2): 1. Deepak Ravikumar (Chennai) 17minutes, 01.826secs 2. Rishon Rajeev (Bengaluru) 17:09.895 3. Dillon Zachariah (Chennai) 17:11.992.
Race-3 (8 laps): 1. Shahan Ali Mohsin (Agra) 13:31.736 2. Chirag Ghorpade (Bengaluru) 13:32.182 3. Rishon Rajeev (Bengaluru) 13:34.482.
Indian Touring Cars (Race-2): 1. Arjun Balu (Race Principles, Coimbatore) 19:16.528 2. Ishaan Dodhiwala (Rayo Racing, Hyderabad) 19:19.601 3. Jeet Jhabakh (Rayo Racing, Hyderabad) 19:27.951.
Indian Junior Touring Automobiles (Race-2): 1. Varun Anekar (Race Principles, Bengaluru) 19:54.853 2. Hatim Shabir Jamnagarwala (Efficiency Racing, Chennai) 20:24.374 3. Charen Chandran (Pvt, Coimbatore) 20:32.696.
Super Inventory (Race-2): 1. Deepak Ravikumar (Performance Racing, Chennai) 20:02.552 2. R.P. Rajarajan (Functionality Racing, Chennai) 20:24.719 3. Hareeshwar Prasad (Race Principles, Coimbatore) 19:24.976, 9 laps.
Formula LGB 1300 (Race-2): 1. Tijil Rao (Momentum Motorsport, Bengaluru) 20:04.385 2. Viswas Vijayaraj (DTS Racing, Nellore) 20:06.027 3. Mohd. Ryan (MSport, Chennai) 20:06.747.
Volkswagen Polo (Race-2): 1. Pratik Sonawane (Pune) 19:49.042 2. Avik Anwar (Bangladesh) 19:55.849 3. Sandeep Kumar (Chennai) 19:56.439.
(Race-3, 8 laps): 1. Anmol Singh Sahil (Ghaziabad) 15:51.553 2. Sourav Bandyopadhyay (Thane) 15:57.720 3. Sandeep Kumar (Chennai) 16:03.562.
MRF Saloon Cars and trucks (Toyota Etios — Race 3, 5 laps): 1. Angad Matharoo (Red Line Racing, Chandigarh) 10:39.105 2. Fahad Kutty (Red Line Racing, Mumbai) 10:42.183 3. Zahan Commissariat (Red Line Racing, Mumbai) 10:43.933.