A number of-time nationwide champion Hemanth Mudappa of Mantra Racing clinched the nationwide championship in each the top-two courses, with record-setting performances within the third and last spherical of the MMSC FMSCI Indian Nationwide Bike Drag Racing Championship right here on Sunday.
The mix of Muddappa and Sharan Pratap, his tuner, produced a magic run that not solely acquired them a file in each the highest courses however helped the Kodava star to clinch the Drag Nationwide title.
Bengaluru’s Mudappa received his fifth consecutive nationwide title within the premier Tremendous Sport 1051cc and above class for tremendous bikes and in addition clinched the nationwide championship within the 851 to 1050cc class with a double gold on Sunday.
General that makes him a nine-time Indian Nationwide Drag champion. He received the premier class in 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021. He additionally bagged 4 different titles in decrease courses.
Mudappa clipped an excellent one-tenth of a second to clock 7.749 seconds, astride the black Suzuki Hayabusa touching speeds of 239.58 on the 302-metre Madras Motor Sports activities Membership’s iconic circuit.
Thus, he broke his personal file of seven.913s which he set in Spherical 2 in October 2021. Within the 851cc to 1050cc class, he broke his personal file.
“I’m on cloud 9. Behind my efficiency is a devoted Mantra Racing who’ve labored day and evening tirelessly,” mentioned Muddappa.
“A whole lot of testing and improvement primarily based on the collected knowledge is an affidavit to the dedication to each member of my staff. Clipping two-tenths is a really, very massive achievement in drag.
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