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PETRONAS TVS Racing Team clinches 13th INMRC title up to 165cc class

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  • PETRONAS TVS Racing Team clinches 13th INMRC title up to 165cc class

    PETRONAS TVS Racing, continues its dominance at the INMRC 2023 delivering an electrifying performance, winning the Team Championship title for the fifth consecutive year in the Pro Stock 301-400cc category. In the 41st year, TVS Racing leapt into the future by introducing the first-ever E-racing OMC in India breaking records with the all-electric TVS Apache RTE.

    Key achievements
    • PETRONAS TVS Racing achieved a new lap record time of 1 minute and 47.3 seconds, surpassing the previous best of 1 minute and 49.1 seconds with the Apache RTE e-Race Motorcycle
    • The team established a new top speed record of 199 kph, exceeding the previous record of 193 kph in the e-Race category
    • In the e-Race results, PETRONAS TVS Racing's Sarthak Chavan claimed the first position, with former world Moto3 rider Hiroki Ono from Japan in second place, and Chiranth securing third place
    • Pro Stock 165cc: K Y Ahamed from PETRONAS TVS Racing team clinched the Rider Champion title
    • Team Championship in the Pro Stock 165cc category was secured by PETRONAS TVS Racing Team
    • In the Pro Stock 301-400cc category, PETRONAS TVS Racing Team triumphed as the Team Champion
    Commenting on the team's performance, Vimal Sumbly, Head of Business - Premium, TVS Motor Company, said, "It is a significant milestone for the PETRONAS TVS Racing team, having won the Teams & Riders Championship at INMRC 2023. We continue our successful strike rate of 80% win rate across all our races participated. This success is not only a testament to the team's steadfast commitment and the riders' ceaseless determination and efforts but also to our relentless pursuit of excellence. We are also redefining racing with our TVS Apache RTE which has successfully completed 2 rounds of the TVS e-OMC. The same fervour that fuels our pursuit of racing excellence is reflected in the creation of our world-class products, which in turn fuels continuous innovation and set new standards within the TVS Apache series. This range has not only redefined the performance biking segment in India and beyond but has also become the fastest-growing brand in its category. I extend my congratulations to all our winners and wish them the best in their future endeavours."