2014 Maruti Suzuki Autocross Bangalore edition

2014 Maruti Suzuki Autocross held at Yelahanka this weekend saw Supernova Arena come alive. In its 13th year now, the motorpsort event makes a great rally experience for amateurs in several categories in a controlled environment.

Maruti Suzuki Autocross BangaloreMaruti Suzuki introduced corporate and novice class races in the Bangalore edition. Over 150 participants across categories were enrolled at Bangalore Maruti Suzuki Autocross these past 2 days. Car handling and motoring skills were tested over a 1.3 km lap to record the quickest possible times. Over time, a number of amateur rally drivers have used Autocross as a stepping stone into the world of motorsport.

The Indian automaker’s motorsport involvement and encouragement has seen a growing number of participants in Maruti Suzuki Raid de Himalaya, Maruti Suzuki Desert Storm and Maruti Suzuki Dakshin Dare rallies.

Autocross prepares enthusiasts for more challenging motorsport events and is open for participation to those who are licensed and 18+ years old, and is not limited to Maruti Suzuki vehicles.

Autocross helps young and old drivers learn smooth transitions, enhanced braking, and skid correction skills to help improve safety in driving, on road and off.

Maruti Suzuki Autocross 2014Ā Final Result
    Class 1 upto 850cc    
SlNo Comp.no. Comp Name Start Time Finish Time Total Time Placing Car  
1 67 Shabbir AR 0:00:00 0:00:00 2:01:09.00 1 Maruti 800  
2 21 Baban Khan 0:00:00 0:00:00 2:02:12.00 2 Maruti 800  
3 03 Abdul Khader.A.A 0:00:00 0:00:00 2:07:18.00 3 Maruti 800  
                 
    Class 2 850-1250    
1 41 Shabbir AR 0:00:00 0:00:00 0:01:55.31 1 Maruti Alto  
2 81 Lokesh Gowda 0:00:00 0:00:00 0:01:56.03 2 Zen  
3 54 Shuchindra Gowda 0:00:00 0:00:00 0:01:58.37 3 Zen  
                 
    Class 3 over 1250cc upto 1400cc    
1 80 Shabbir AR 12:40:00 12:41:53.53 0:01:53.53 1 Esteem  
2 09 B.C Roopesh 12:36:00 12:37:56.06 0:01:56.06 2 Esteem  
3 19 Lokesh Gowda 12:43:00 12:44:56.28 0:01:56.28 3 Esteem  
                 
    Class 4 over 1400cc upto 1600cc    
1 73 Den Thimmaiyah 16:19:00 16:20:51.06 0:01:51.06 1 Honda V-Tec  
2 34 Michu Ganapathy 15:55:00 15:56:51.13 0:01:51.13 2 Honda V-Tec  
3 83 Syed Salman Ahmed 15:49:00 15:50:51.65 0:01:51.65 3 Honda V-Tec  
                 
    Class 5 Ladies Class upto 1400CC    
1 109 Ashika Menezes 10:32:00 10:34:01.00 0:02:01.00 1 Esteem  
2 108 Athira Murali 10:44:00 10:46:10.43 0:02:10.43 2 Alto  
3 101 Sandhya 10:40:00 10:42:15.56 0:02:15.56 3 Polo  
                 
    Class 6 4X4 Gypsy Class    
1 28 Shahid Khan 14:05:00 14:07:06.03 0:02:06.03 1 Gypsy  
2 57 Anand Kumar 14:01:00 14:03:21.94 0:02:21.94 2 Tata  
3 20 Vijay Krishna 14:08:00 14:10:24.00 0:02:24.00 3 Gypsy  
                 
    Class 8 Corporate Class    
1 145 Sunith .K 16:25:00 16:27:11.43 0:02:11.43 1 Esteem  
2 53 Vikas B Kulkarni 16:31:00 16:33:15.43 0:02:15.43 2 Zen  
3 111 Anoop Kulkarni 16:22:00 16:24:16.81 0:02:16.81 3 Zen  
                 
    Class 9 Novices Class    
1 44 Babno Machaiahe 15:13:00 15:14:58.00 0:01:58.00 1 Esteem  
2 48 Tarun Reddy 15:01:00 15:03:01.35 0:02:01.35 2 Esteem  
3 38 Salman Sheriff 15:04:00 15:06:02.72 0:02:02.72 3 Zen  
                 
    Class 10 Diesel Class    
1 100 Lokesh Gowda 14:40:00 14:41:59.38 0:01:59.38 1 Swift  
2 106 Druva 14:19:00 14:20:59.40 0:01:59.40 2 Swift  
3 91 Shuchindra Gowda 14:25:00 14:27:00.41 0:02:00.41 3 Swift  

 

    Class 7 Indian Open upto 1600CC    
1 94 Suhem Kabir 17:42:00 17:43:46.75 0:01:46.75 1 Honda V-Tec  
2 82 Den Thimmaiyah 17:35:00 17:36:49.07 0:01:49.07 2 Honda V-Tec  
3 105 Syed Salman Ahmed 17:31:00 17:32:50.25 0:01:50.25 3 Honda V-Tec