Chaitanya and Pradeep Kumar won the coveted ‘Pro Modified’ class of the 4×4 Hampi Off Road Challenge at Hampi.
Chaitanya and Pradeep, driving a modified Maruti Suzuki Gypsy, finished the first day in fourth spot, with 490 points. A fine performance on the second day propelled the duo to the title, edging out nearest rival Kranti-Dhanraj by seven points overall.
Atul Thomas and Siraj, with a modified Mahindra Thar, won the ‘Modified’ class.
Vinay Kumar-Vikram, driving a Mahindra Thar, won the ‘Stock diesel’ class. Varun Kumar-Adarsh, on a Maruti Suzuki Gypsy, took top honours in the ‘Stock petrol’ class.
The event, organised by Motorsports Academy of Vijayanagar, attracted 37 entries from across the country.
|The results (winners):
Pro modified: Chaitanya/Pradeep Kumar
Modified: Atul Thomas/Siraj
Stock diesel: Vinay Kumar/Vikram
Stock petrol: Varun Kumar/Adarsh