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JK Motorsports' Sunny, Dhiraj win sub-Himalayan rally

IANS  |  Chandigarh 

Seasoned rallyist exhibited great skill and control to annex the FMSCI-approved sub-rally here.

Riding for JK Motorports, Sunny was ably assisted by navigator Dhiraj as they conquered the 31st edition of this popular event that is held annually.

Sunny and Dhiraj finished with the least penalty points, 58, to emerge victorious in the 475-km TSD rally that is run under the 2018 International Sporting Code of FIA.

A total of nine teams participated in the rally where the duo recorded a total of 3:21 minutes penalty to finish ahead of the team comprising and

"It is one of the most prestigious rallies in and we are delighted with our win here. The field was very competitive and we had to be very precise with our calculations all though the drive to come through," Sunny said, after being adjudged the winner.

The winners won a handsome prize purse of Rs 75,000 and a trophy.

The competitors cruised through the plains of and before entering the terrains of

The rally went through the mountains of Chail to Kukri before halting at Mashobra for the night. The next day, they drove back to Chandigarh from Mashobra via Solan.

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First Published: Mon, April 16 2018. 18:24 IST
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