The TVS Racing team secured victory in all four classes in four rounds of the championship. Besides, the team also won the prestigious Tuners Trophy in all participated classes
TVS Racing, the factory racing team of TVS Motor Company, finished the 2020 Indian National Rally Championship (INRC) on a high note. The team won the championship in all categories, showcasing stellar performances throughout the race season. The final round of the season took place in Hampi, Karnataka, witnessed Rajendra RE secure the top spot in the Group A Upto 500cc Class, Samuel Jacob placed at P1 in Group B Super Sport upto 260cc class, and Karthik N finished P1 in the Group B Scooter Class. In the Group B Ladies Class, Aishwarya Pissay finished the Rally at P1.
Further, TVS Racing’s R Nataraj won Group A upto 500cc category and with it the overall championship, teammate Samuel Jacob won the Super Sport Group B upto 260cc category (and in overall). Pinkesh Thakkar won the Group B Scooter Class and Aishwarya Pissay won the Group B Ladies Class. The team also won the Tuners Trophy in all classes.
Commenting on the team’s performance, B Selvaraj, Team Manager, TVS Racing said, “I am extremely happy that TVS Racing had a hundred per cent race win in 2020 INRC. Nataraj and Samuel have maintained a consistent performance throughout the Rally and proved their dominance in their respective categories. Pinkesh’s performance was remarkable this year and I am glad that he secured top position in his class. Aishwarya also maintained her pace in the Rally and finished at podium. I would like to thank all the TVS Racing team members for their relentless hard work in keeping the motorcycles and scooters at its best form and supporting the team in every step.”
The results of the overall championship as well as the final round are as follows: