Industrialist and car racer
Gautam Hari Singhania who is also the Chairman and Managing Director of Raymond
Limited secured a podium finish at the prestigious Ferrari event – Ferrari
Challenge Europe Championship 2015 at the Paul Ricard circuit in Le Castellet,
France. He finished 2nd in Race 2 and 3rd in Race 1 in the Coppa Shell category
and had qualified 2nd in Race 2 and 1st – pole position in Race 1. The Ferrari
Challenge Europe Championship 2015 started in April 2015 at Monza, Italy where
Singhania secured a double podium finish followed by another podium finish at
Budapest, Hungary last month. He is representing India and is endorsed by the
Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI).
Singhania said “It is yet
another proud moment for me to secure a podium finish in Race 1 and Race 2 at
the fourth round of the Ferrari Challenge in Le Castellet, France. It has been
a great start for me to this prestigious Ferrari event with a double podium
finish in Monza and Le Castellet as I look forward to slowly move up the
overall standings and have set my sights on The World Finals 2015 in December.”
The entire season comprises in
total of 15 races with two races a weekend, spread over six weekends mainly at
Monza (Italy), Imola (Italy), Mugello (Italy), Le Castellet (France), Valencia
(Spain) and Budapest (Hungary). This culminates into to the world finals,
consisting of three races in December 2015, where one race is together with the
other two regions of Asia and North America. The grid will consist of about
40-50 cars like last year and there's sure to be some competitive racing that
promises to be a great experience.
Gautam Hari Singhania raced
with the renowned Swiss Team named Kessel Racing. Former F1 driver and current
GT driver Andrea Motermini is his coach for the entire season.
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