Winners of Express Inn Rally of Nashik, 2014

Winners in Express Inn Rally of Nashik, presented by Red FM , powered by Exide Inva Red Battery, are Team 1 in cars and Team 8 in two wheelers. The rally started at 8.00 am from Express Inn premises. As per the principle of Team entries applied for the first time, the vehicles started from 2 different gates at same time. There was one team made from 2 pairs of competitors. Total no. of pairs was 50, so there were 25 teams. About 20 teams met together on Saturday and decided their common strategy. 2 -3 competitors did not know who their team members were. 2-3 participants asked about the change as, why it was introduced.


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WISA team envisioned while introducing the “Team” concept about the growing awareness for Motorsports. It was successful upto some extent. The intention of implementing the idea was, benefit the novice competitors by pairing them with experienced players. This may increase excitement of the game.

As usual the newcomers fully enjoyed the rally. The variety of cars and 2 wheelers was awesome. Mercedes, Mahindra XUV, Maruti 800, Automatic Skoda, Maruti Gypsy, and so on. In 4 wheeler category 34 pairs registered. 21 different models were part of the list. Similarly, 2 wheeler list of 16 entries consisted 11 different models. During start, it was looking like an exhibition of vehicles.

Grand Prize Distribution was celebrated in the evening. All sponsors were prominently present for the function. Young Nashikites’ group performed at the event. Winners of the Rally are –

Overall Category ( 4 W )

  1. Jai Deshmukh, Sameer Malwade, Anil PAtil and ChetanPuranik
  2. ShilpaDayanand, Chitra Kale, VirajJhala and Abhishek More
  3. Rohit Sharma, Ganesh Dhingane, Sadhana Patil and Antara Patil

Overall Category ( 2 W )

  1. Anish Nair, Yuvaraj Yadav, SujayAgharkar and Rishabh Sinha
  2. Monish Meshri, Tejas Mogal, Sachin Nikam and Prathamesh Pathak
  3. Babuddin Ansari, NileshSuryavanshi, NirmalRankawat and Saurabh Sinha

Section A ( 4 W )

  1. Ramakant Patil and Akshar Patil
  2. Ashwin Pandit and Sharvari Bhamare
  3. Manisha Vaidya and Mithilesh Vaidya

Section B ( 4 W )

    1. Amit Kalya and Jai Joshi
    2. Shreyas Thergaokar and Sagar Pathak
    3. Nishit Zaveri and Nirmal Zaveri

Section A ( 2 W )

      1. Prajakta Wani and Rasika Wadwalkar
      2. Ashwin Patil and Yogita Patil

Section B ( 2 W )

    1. Shashank Shewale and Kaustubh Machche
    2. Rohit Shukla and Aditya Thakkar