Press Esc to close
Saturday 25 June 2016
News updated at 5:28 PM IST
Weather
Max: 27.5°C
Min : 19.4°C
In Bengaluru
Generally cloudy

National TSD rally from Sept 28

New Delhi, Sep 12, 2013, PTI: 

The second edition of the FMSCI Indian National TSD Rally Championship will begin in Nashik on September 28 while Coimbatore will host the concluding round five in December.

The Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI) on Thursday announced the calendar of the five-round rally.

The championship will be run under the TSD (Time, Speed Distance) format of rallying, with the objective being to maintain precise times and average speeds on various segments of a predefined route.

The total distance of the rally is minimum of 175 km and maximum of 200 km. There will be two main categories, namely, Pro Expert and Pro Stock. “Our first year of the TSD Rallying Championship was received very well and that is why we are keen to promote it again this year.

The interesting thing about TSD is that it is the only form of motor sport where speed is not a priority but rather precision and is a great stepping stone for rally enthusiasts,” FMSCI President Vicky Chandhok said.

“The beauty of this championship is that any car can participate and no modification is necessary,” added Chandhok.

Each car will be fitted with Transponders, GPS, Trip Meter and digital cameras for backup times and verification etc.

The calendar: Round I: September 28-29 (Nashik); Round 2: October 19-20 (Chikmagalur); Round 3: November 16-17 (Coimbatore); Round 4: December 7-8 (Bangalore); Round 5: December 20-21 (Coimbatore).


Go to Top

Photo Gallery
BJP activists holding a protest in front of Ram Remple in Bhubaneswar on Friday...

BJP activists holding a protest in front of Ram Remple in Bhubaneswar on Friday...

Puneri Paltan captain Manjeet Chillar poses for media during a press conference of Pro Kabaddi...

Puneri Paltan captain Manjeet Chillar poses for media during a press conference of Pro Kabaddi...

John Abraham, Varun Dhawan and Jacqueline Fernandez during the pramotion...

John Abraham, Varun Dhawan and Jacqueline Fernandez during the pramotion...

Former cricketer Venkatesh Prasad being feliciated with an Assamese traditional ...

Former cricketer Venkatesh Prasad being feliciated with an Assamese traditional ...

Modi paying floral tributes at the bust of former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri...

Modi paying floral tributes at the bust of former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with Indian community children in  Tashkent...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with Indian community children in Tashkent...

Children of Madarsa Maulana Azad Upper Primary School pray for rains in Jodhpur ...

Children of Madarsa Maulana Azad Upper Primary School pray for rains in Jodhpur ...

Launch of the Rolls-Royce Dawn in Mumbai...

Launch of the Rolls-Royce Dawn in Mumbai...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin during...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin during...

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addresses the Invest in India Business Forum in Beijing...

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addresses the Invest in India Business Forum in Beijing...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523