Delhi-based Cougar Motorsport
Pvt. Ltd. has got itself all winched. The company has announced a collaboration
with US-based Warn Industries, Inc., world’s number one manufacturer of
off-road equipment and accessories. Under this partnership, Warn Industries
will be the official Winch Partner for the Force Gurkha RFC India 2016. The
third edition of the event, which was launched by Cougar Motorsport in 2014 as
India’s first international off-road motorsport event, will be held in Goa from
22nd July to 29th July 2016.
Force Gurkha RFC India is the India Chapter of
the iconic Rainforest Challenge of Malaysia, which is among the top ten
toughest motor races in the world and has 25 editions worldwide. In a short
span of time RFC India has successfully changed the face of Indian off-road
motorsport by bringing in international level of toughness and professionalism
in the sport. Today, RFC India is counted among the top 3 events in the RFC
Global Series. The off-road motorsport event tests the driving and vehicle
recovery skills of the competing teams under extreme off-road conditions. Since
winching is a vital part of the tasks, it is essential for the teams to use
good quality winches that would support them throughout the competition.
Cougar Motorsport Founder
& Director Ashish Gupta said,“In the last two years, we have successfully
established RFC India as the country’s toughest and best off-road motorsport
event. A lot of efforts have been made to ensure that the event is of
international standards. I am glad that Warn Industries, which is the world’s
foremost winch manufacturer and has in the past partnered with some of the best
events in the world including RFC Malaysia, has come forward to join hands with
us. This shows that our event is being noticed and respected by the global
Warn has a strong presence in
over 65 countries and offers latest generation of industry leading winches
including a wide range of self-recovering winches like Electric, Hydraulic,
Utility, Industrial, Military, ATV, Side X Side,ZEON Platinum and many more. The
company is renowned for its reliable, durable, high performing, efficient and
handy winches which are extremely compatible with the motorsport vehicles, as
was evident in the last two editions of Force Gurkha RFC India with the Warn
winches being used by a number of participants.
“2016 is the year in which the
Warn brand in India is supported by the Warn International Branch office in the
Netherlands to deepen our relations with our partners and end-users in India.
Inspired by the earlier achievements of its participants and the
professionalism of the organizer, Cougar Motorsport Pvt. Ltd., we are looking
forward to this new partnership. As our products were already widely used
during the event, we are very happy to become directly associated. The historic
relation between Warn and the Rainforest Challenge event in Malaysia is revived
by this sponsorship”, said Hugo Burgers, Director (EMEA & India), Warn
Source: Cougar Motorsport
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