Rajiv Sethu grabs podium for IDEMITSU Honda SK69 Racing
Secures second place in race 1 of PS165cc of 2022 INMRC round 4
Chennai, September 11, 2022: As the day 1 of Round 4 of the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship 2022 came to a close today, the IDEMITSU Honda SK69 racing team’s Rajiv Sethu displayed finesse on track and was second to cross the chequered line in the Pro-Stock 165cc category.
Exhibiting true racing DNA of Honda were the 18 young and budding riders of IDEMITSU Honda India Talent Cup who rode fiercely to clinch the top laurels. While 14-year-old Raheesh Khatri has sealed the championship after hauling in his 7th straight victory in CBR150R class, Kavin Quintal’s splendid performance confirmed his first place on podium in today’s NSF250R race.
Satisfied with riders’ performance in today’s race, Prabhu Nagaraj - Operating Officer, Brand & Communication, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India said, “The penultimate round of 2022 INMRC has begun with celebrations for team Honda. The strong performance by Rajiv Sethu shows our commitment to nurturing top motorsport riders in India. His zeal for winning brought one more podium for us in Pro-Stock 165cc category. Bringing more excitement were the young guns Kavin Quintal and Raheesh Khatri who were unstoppable in IDEMITSU Honda India Talent Cup NSF 250R and CBR150R categories. We are looking forward to more achievements for the team in tomorrow’s races.”