2013 Yamaha YZF-R15 One Make Race Championship Round 2 at Madras Motor Race Track
Organized in association with the Madras Motor Sports Club (MMSC) and the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI), the series is a part of the Indian National Racing Championship 2013. 65 participants entered the novice category of Round 2, and the top 18 qualified, out of which the top 18 qualified for the race.
Yamaha R15 One Make Race Novice Category Race 1 saw Akash Dingare win. Lalrindikia came in 2nd, and P K Mithun Kumar 3rd. In Race 2, A Mohd. Tousif won. Muralidharan finished 2nd, and P K Mithun Kumar scurede 3rd place again. In Open class, 25 racers participated, and 19 qualified for the races. Yamaha R15 One Make Race Open Category Race 1 saw Vivek Pillai win. Ananth Raj secured 2nd place ihn bothy races. S Manthana Kumar finsihed 3rd.
In Race 2, Shyam Shankar won, and Ananth Raj finsihed 3rd. Daytona Racing Kits developed using valuable experience gained from MotoGP & World Superbike racing were mounted on the bikes. The kits are designed particularly for closed circuit racing. Race winners get a chance to participate in the Yamaha ASEAN Cup 2013 later this year. YZF-R15 tech takes inspiration from R1 (Deltabox frame/Fuel Injection/6 speed gearbox/styling/Liquid Cooled 4V engine).
Ravinder Singh, Vice President – Strategy & Planning, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd. said, “We are delighted to see such high level of participation and response from the audience for Round 2 of the R15 One Make Race championship. Motorsports has always been an integral part of our corporate philosophy and we’ve really come a long way since 2010 when we first started the R15 One Make Race Championships in India. Events like these always help us to connect with our customers better. We look forward to organizing more such events in order to provide our customers an opportunity to experience the combined thrill of superior technology and artistic brilliance for which Yamaha is known the world over.”