March 11, 2014, Pushkar: The 109th edition of the Mahindra Great Escape, one of Indiaâ€™s most loved off-roading adventures, concluded on March 8 in Pushkar, Rajasthan with around 70 Mahindra SUVs manoeuvering the challenging route.
The Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI) honoured their 2013 National Champions in a glittering function in Mumbai. Long time Scrutineer K Krishnamurthy was presented with Lifetime Achievement award for his contribution to motorsport in India. Vishnu Prasad was voted Most Promising Motorsport Man of the Year in the newly instituted rolling trophy promoted by Raymonds.
FORT WORTH, Texas (March 9, 2014) -In front of his friends and family, Morgan Bagley surged to his first career Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track win Saturday night at the Port-A-Cool Texas World Dirt Track Championship in the SUPR Late Model division. The Longview, Texas, native was the 2011 SUPR Series champion, but has since been racing in the World of Outlaws Late Model Division. Despite his strenuous travel schedule, Bagley has made it a habit of returning to the 0.4 mile dirt oval in hopes of getting a win in front of those closest to him.
Multiple Crosskart champion Lukas Walfridson will compete in 6 rounds of 2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy in a Helmia Motorsport Renault Clio Supercar. 5 of Walfridsonâ€™s six events will be the FIA European Rallycross Championship (Euro RX) and the 6th is World RX of Sweden in July.
Michelin is Porscheâ€™s technical partner for the German manufacturerâ€™s 2014 endurance racing programme. Indeed, the Clermont-Ferrand-based company played a part in the development of the new Porsche 919 Hybrid by designing specially-adapted tyres for the LMP1 class prototype.
A two-day comprehensive selection programme by Volkswagen Motorsport India kickstarted the way its 2014 Polo R Cup series shapes up. 12 drivers were chosen to join the previous seasonâ€™s drivers for participation this year.