Mumbai-based karting crew, Bombay Bantai Racing, is all set to take part in Spherical 2 of the 2019 version of the Dubai Kartdome Endurance Championship that will probably be held on April 26-27, 2019. The crew would be the solely Indian crew to take part within the occasion this 12 months.
The endurance karting championship is run over 4 rounds, with every spherical having a distinct goal – Spherical 1, which passed off earlier in March, noticed 12 hours of endurance racing, Spherical 2 will comprise 600 laps or 15hours of racing, Spherical three will probably be run over 700km and the concluding Spherical four would require groups to compete out on observe for a gruelling 24 hours.
Moreover, the championship is made up of two classes of racing – Professional and Company. There’s additionally a Nations Cup for groups with drivers belonging to the identical nationality.
“For us that is an effort that promotes holding racing restricted to the observe and off the roads. From an endurance racing perspective, the Dubai Kartdome Endurance Championship is a real take a look at of health ranges, focus and even technique; driving a kart for 10 minutes is one factor, however going round a observe for 15 hours is a distinct factor altogether. It’s additionally nice to have Indian illustration for endurance karting on the worldwide stage,” mentioned Prasad Iyer, crew captain, Bombay Bantai Racing.
A complete of six racers – Prasad Iyer, Esmail Terai, Rohan Service provider, Utsav Thakkar, Sachit Thakkar and Prithvi Lopez – will take part within the occasion, as a part of the Bombay Bantai Racing crew. Spherical 2 will see 52 groups from all over the world battle it out on observe.