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Mumbai's Manish, Sunil, Sachin win Castrol Super Mechanic Title for Cars

ANI  |  Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] 

In the closely contested Super Mechanic All-finale for in Mumbai, Manish Kumar Sharma, and Sachin proved their mettle and emerged victorious.

The winning trio will now head to for the Super Mechanic regional Finale for cars, where champion mechanics from six other countries will battle it out for the ultimate title of 'Super Mechanic - Asia Pacific'. The winning team of the event will be invited to experience the technical precision and speed alongside the F1 Pit at Singapore Grand Prix in September.

The qualifying rounds for the for Cars were held in and Mumbai, with top six finalists from each location, qualifying to compete in the finals. The exciting grand finale saw four teams, comprising of three mechanics each, competing to win the prestigious title. The final round included a quiz and a practical round, which tested the mechanics on their vehicle servicing and repair knowledge and skills.

According to Kedar Apte, Vice President Marketing, Castrol India, "The programme was initiated with an aim to recognize and reward one of the most undervalued communities in our country - the mechanics - one of our key stakeholders, who keep moving. The programme gives them a platform to showcase their knowledge and skills and updates them on the latest trends and technologies emerging in the automotive and lubricant industries. We are delighted with the response we got for the programme this year, and are looking forward to a more exciting and engaging event next year."

One of the winners, Sunil Dhopatkar, said, "I am really excited to win the Castrol Super Mechanic competition for cars and proudly look forward to representing at the finale. Castrol Super Mechanic contest has helped me develop and improve my skill set and knowledge. The judges, training and interaction with instructors at the contest gave me rich exposure to new technologies and techniques which I would not have had the opportunity to access.

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First Published: Mon, August 13 2018. 20:10 IST