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28 Apr 2017

Indias top racers set for JK Tyre Vroom 2017

India’s garden city will come alive with the furious sound of super bikes and super cars as speed junkies from across the country race against each other for glory in the country’s premier Quarter Mile championship, JK Tyre Vroom, here on Saturday and Sunday.

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01 Mar 2017

JK HIMALAYAN DRIVE creates history, enters third country

The Biswa Bangla JK Tyre Himalayan Drive 5 created motorsports history on Wednesday by becoming the first TSD (Time, Speed and Distance) rally from the country to enter a third nation, even as Asgar Ali and Muhammad Mustafa continued their reign for the fourth successive day.

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27 Feb 2017

Asgar Ali holds on to his lead after scond leg of JK Himalayan Drive

Overnight leaders Asgar Ali and his navigator Muhammad Mustafa held on to their lead after the second leg of the Biswa Bangla JK Tyre Himalayan Drive here on Monday. Leg two saw the rallyists cover a total distance of  over 105 kilometres through the mountainous terrains of Bhutan to reach the majestic Dochula pass which is situated at the altitude of 3100 metres above sea level.

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26 Feb 2017

Asgar Ali, Ashish Budhia in lead after first leg of JK Himalayan Drive

India’s TSD (Time, Speed and Distance) kings Asgar Ali and his navigator Muhammad Mustafa stormed into the lead after the first leg of the Biswa Bangla JK Tyre Himalayan Drive 5 here on Sunday, even as the 46 competitors successfully tackled 337 kilometres through dirt tracks and forest roads to reach Paro in Bhutan.

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18 Feb 2017

Bangalore Off-Roaders in lead in JK Tyre Xtreme 4Play

JK Tyre Xtreme 4Play, North India’s biggest off-roading competition, got off to a spectacular start here on Saturday in the glorious woods of Kikar Lodge, with the Bangalore Off-Roaders team asserting their supremacy after the first three stages.

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17 Feb 2017

20 top teams in fray for JK Tyre Xtreme 4Play

The JK Tyre Xtreme 4Play, North India’s biggest off-roading competition, was flagged off here on Friday evening in a grand ceremony, with as many as 20 top teams from across the country competing for top honours in their modified cars.

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16 Dec 2016

Santosh-Shivaraja race to the top in JK Tyre-Orange 4x4 Fury after Day 2

The BODA team from Bangalore, led by Siddanth Santosh and Lokesh Shivaraja, stormed into the lead after four stages in the JK Tyre-Orange 4x4 Fury race, the ultimate natural offloading competition in the country here on Friday, on a day when all the drivers’ skills and techniques along with their machines were tested to the optimum.

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19 Oct 2016

High octane Drag racing action at JK Tyre Vroom 2016

The Jakkur Aerodrome on the outskirts of Bengaluru came to life, with the speed junkies from different parts of the country rolling out their mean machines aiming for glory at the JK Tyre Vroom 2016 quarter mile drag fest over the weekend.

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09 Oct 2016

Anindith, Terry Grant steal the show in penultimate round of 19th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Racing Championship

On a day that internationally renowned stunt driver Terry Grant dazzled Coimbatore’s racing fans, Anindith Reddy of Hyderabad emerged as a star himself, springing to the top of the ladder in the Euro JK 16 event at the 19th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Racing Championship here on Sunday. He now shares the lead with Ananth Shanmugam in the tussle for the title with 76 points.

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18 Sep 2016

Another podium for Armaan Ebrahim in Fuji

India’s Armaan Ebrahim enjoyed a mixed weekend as he, along with Sri Lankan team-mate Dilantha Malagamuwa finished first in his class and second Overall on Saturday before scrambling to a hard-fought fourth in the next outing today in the fifth round of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Asia series here.

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24 Jul 2016

Indian racer Arjun Maini creates history with GP3 podium

In a landmark day for Indian racing, JK Tyre supported driver Arjun Maini secures a maiden GP3 podium in Hungary in his second weekend competing in the GP3 series. He becomes the first Indian racing driver to finish a GP3 race on the podium since the series began in 2010.

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26 Jun 2016

Donison and Aradhya display class in the 2nd round of JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship

Brilliant racing up and down the grid in all the three classes lit up the Chicane circuit at the Leonia Resort in Hyderabad in the second round of the 13th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Karting Rotax Championship.  The pre-race favourites justified their top billing in the two heats as the 1.2 km circuit reverberated to the high-pitched note of the two-stroke Rotax engines operating on the limit.

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26 Jun 2016

Donison, Aradhya and Alva take victories in 2nd Round of JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship

Ricky Donison, Yash Aradhya and Ruhaan Alva emerged as the winners in the Senior Max, Junior Max and Micro Max categories respectively in the second round of the 13th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship at the Chicane circuit in Leonia Resort. Right through the two days of racing, the country’s brightest karting talent provided for high-quality quality racing.

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24 Jun 2016

The heat is on for championship leaders in the second round of the JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship

Old rivalries will resume, while new ones will begin as the action moves to the Chicane circuit at the Leonia Resort in Hyderabad for the second round of the 2016 JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship this weekend. After an intense fights across the three classes representing Micro Max (7-12 years), Junior Max (13-16 years) and Senior Max (above 15 years) that dominated the opening round of the championship, the heat will be on the championship leaders to maintain their pole position.

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12 Jun 2016

Podium for Armaan Ebrahim and team in Suzuka

India’s ace racer Armaan Ebrahim and Sri Lankan team-mate Dilantha Malagamuwa bagged a third place podium spot before a blown engine forced retirement in the next race of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Asia series double header here over the weekend.

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06 Jun 2016

Ricky Donison and Manav Sharma register impressive wins in the first round of JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Championship

The country’s best karting talent provided for edge-of-the-seat racing in the finals and pre-finals of the opening round of the 13th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Championship at the CIK-spec Meco Kartopia track in Hennur, Bengaluru. Living up to JK Tyre’s core philosophy of developing motorsports at the grassroots level, the opening round of the championship provided ample evidence that this championship is critical for the success of motorsports in the country.

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04 Jun 2016

Keen contest on the cards in the opening round of JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Championship

Keen contests are on the cards in the opening round of the JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Championship across various classes as unofficial practice got underway at the Meco Kartopia track here in Hennur, Bengaluru marking the start of the 2016 karting calendar in India. The races will be held in three classes – Micro Max (7-12 years), Junior Max (13-16 years) and Senior Max (above 15 years).

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30 May 2016

Aaroh Back on top in JK Tyre IndiKarting National Series

The JK Tyre IndiKarting National Series moved to Ludhiana for the penultimate round amid changing weather conditions, at the F2 Raceway in South City.The new initiative by JK Tyre to bring motorsport to the masses received a good response with 82 entries across all categories in total from all over India, as competitive karting made a return to Ludhiana after 15 years!.

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23 May 2016

Clean sweep by Ricky Donison

Local lad Ricky Donison of BPC Racing team dominated the JK Tyre-MMS Rotax Kart Open Cup by winning all the eight races over two rounds in the senior category at the MECO Kartopia track here over the weekend.

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22 May 2016

Double Podium for Armaan Ebrahim in Shanghai

India’s Armaan Ebrahim, along with Sri Lankan team-mate Dilantha Malagamuwa, started his campaign in the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Asia Series on a bright note by finishing second in both the races here on Sunday.

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29 Mar 2016

The hills buzz to the tune of JK Tyre Arunachal Festival of Speed

This magnificent amphitheatre of nature reverberated to the glorious sound of highly-tuned rally cars driven by some of India’s top drivers. The 3rd JK Tyre Arunachal Festival of Speed is a great opportunity for the drivers from the North East region to showcase their talent as they rub shoulders with some of the best rally drivers in the country.

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03 Feb 2016

Kolkata Duo Triumphs in JK Tyre Himalayan Drive 4

The much- acclaimed JK Tyre Himalayan Drive 4 ended in a photo finish on Tursday ith champions Sudip and Arindam Ghosh notching 568 penalty seconds, just eight seconds short of their closest rivals Jogendra Kumar Jaiswal and Prasenjit Roy

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29 Jan 2016

JK Tyre Formula Student India & Baja Student India conclude in Delhi

Delhi, India — January 29, 2016The week long hustle and bustle of JK Tyre Formula Student India and JK Tyre Baja Student India came to a riveting end today. While JK Tyre BSI 2016 got over with Pune’s Sinhgad Academy of Engineering securing the top position, the contenders for JK Tyre Formula Student India 2016 anxiously waited for their results on Thursday night. Finally, Mumbai’s KJ Somaiya’s Team Orion Racing were declared winners, second in a row.

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28 Jan 2016

JK Tyre Baja Student India 2016 Concludes

Delhi, India - January 28, 2016As the mercury in the capital continued to drop, the temperatures at Buddh International Circuit soared, the last day of the coveted JK Tyre Baja Student India 2016. Starting from 21st of the month, the All-terrain-Vehicle design challenge witnessed stiff competition among more than 40 participating teams. During the last six days, the venue was home to over 4000 engineering students including participants of JK Tyre Formula Student India 2016, taking place on the same venue, simultaneously.

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19 Dec 2015

JK TYRE ORANGE 4x4 FURY – DAY THREE

Dambuk, December 19: The three-day JK Tyre Orange 4x4 Fury, an off-road event, proved an unqualified success, in terms of being an acid test for driving skills and team work as Chandigarh’s Team Gerrari walked away with a 1-2 finish followed by Team BODA from Bengaluru in the Open class, here on Friday.

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17 Dec 2015

JK TYRE ORANGE 4x4 FURY – DAY TWO

Dambuk, December 17: The 400-metre circuit across the Dimbang river proved the waterloo for quite a few of the teams here on Thursday as the JK Tyre Orange 4x4 Fury off-roading competition got stiffer.

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16 Dec 2015

JK TYRE ORANGE 4 x 4 FURY DAY ONE

Dambuk, December 16: Mother Nature laid out a spread fit for the Gods as the JK Tyre Orange 4x4 Fury off-road event, part of the Orange Festival of Music and Adventure, began with two obstacle courses Rock the River and Sineh on the Rocks, here on Wednesday.

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15 Dec 2015

JK Tyre Orange 4x4 Fury flagged off in the picturesque Dambuk town in Arunachal Pradesh

Dambuk, December 15, 2015: JK Tyre in association with the Motorsports Club of Arunachal in collaboration with the Government of Arunachal Pradesh has organized the three-day off-roading event- JK Tyre Orange 4x4 Fury in the Lower Dibang Valley district. The event was ceremonially flagged off by Mr. Ravi Dhavan, Deputy Commissioner, Lower Diwang Valley along with Mr. Hari Singh, five times National Rally Champion and Asia Zone Rally Champion.

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18 Oct 2015

Round 3 of the 18th JK Tyre Racing Championship comes to a climatic finish

Greater Noida, October 18, 2015: Round 3 of the 18th JK Tyre Racing Championship came to a climatic finish infront of a packed house of fans who had come from all corners of Delhi and National Capital Region for a Sunday which was full of high speed action and entertainment. The 5.13km world class Buddh International Circuit put to test the driving skills and race-craft of the young drivers. The young lads provided enough and more action and extreme racing which kept the audiences enthralled all throughout the day.

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17 Oct 2015

Round 3 of the 18th JK Tyre Racing Championship 2015 kick starts at the Buddh International Circuit

Greater Noida, October 17, 2015: The much awaited Round 3 of the 18th JK Tyre Racing Championship kick started at India’s only F1 track Buddh International Circuit. The racers were all geared up to take on the track and give their best to keep their lead in the championship. Two races of the Formula LGB 4 and a race each in the JK Racing India Series and JK Tyre-VW Vento Cup.

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11 Oct 2015

Final round of JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship 2015

Bangalore, October 11, 2015: Nikhil Bohra from Bangalore (Team Meco Racing), Mohhamed Nallwalla from Mumbai (Team Rayo Racing) and Bangalore boy Ricky Donison (Team BPC Racing) emerged champions in the Micro Max, Junior Max & Senior Max categories in Round 5 of the 12th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Karting Championship which concluded at the Meco Kartopia here on Sunday.

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27 Sep 2015

Shahan Ali Mohsin, Manav Sharma & Ricky Donison win in the Micro, Junior & Senior Max categories in Round 4 of the 12th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship 2015

Bangalore, September 27, 2015: Round 4 of the 12th JK Tyre-FMSCI Rotax National Karting Championship came to a thrilling end at Meco Kartopia here in Bangalore. Young lad from Agra, Shahan Ali Mohsin from Team Meco Racing continued his dominance in the Micro Max category, Manav Sharma from Faridabad (Team BPC Racing) and Bangalore boy Ricky Donison (Team BPC Racing) emerged winners in the Junior & Senior Max categories.

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08 Sep 2015

Podium for Armaan Ebrahim

SENTUL (INDONESIA): India’s Armaan Ebrahim and his Sri Lankan partner Dilantha Malagamuwa notched their second consecutive podium finish as the pair were placed third in the first of the two races of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series at the Sentul International Circuit, here on Sunday.

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06 Sep 2015

Round 2 of the 18th JK Tyre Championship concludes in Coimbatore

Coimbatore,September 6, 2015: Round 2 of the 18th JK Tyre RacingChampionship concluded here on a hot and sunny day at the Kari Motor Speedway,Coimbatore. The day witnessed 2 races of the JK Racing India Series and a raceeach of the Formula LGB 4 and JK Tyre- Volkswagen Vento Cup. 

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05 Sep 2015

ACTION PACKED DAY 1 OF THE 18TH JK TYRE RACING CHAMPIONSHIP 2015

Coimbatore, Sept 5, 2015: Motorsport fans were in for an action packed day as Round 2 of the 18th JK Tyre Racing Championship kick started here at the Kari Motor Speedway on a bright and sunny day. The day featured 4 action packed races-one each of the JK Racing India Series and JK Tyre-Volkswagen Vento Cup and two races of the Formula LGB 4.

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23 Aug 2015

Shahan Ali Mohsin, Nirmal Umashankar & Ricky Donison win in the Micro, Junior & Senior Max categories in Round 3 of the 12th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship 2015

Coimbatore, August 23, 2015: Shahan Ali Mohsin from Agra (Team Meco Racing), Nirmal Umashankar from Chennai (Team Meco Racing) and Bangalore boy Ricky Donison (Team BPC Racing) emerged champions in their respective categories in Round 3 of the 12th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Karting Championship which concluded at the Kari Motor Speedway here on Sunday

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14 Aug 2015

JK Tyre-MMS Rotax Kart Open 2015 Concludes Amidst Lots of Action

Bengaluru, May 24, 2015: Bengaluru for the first time played host to the JK Tyre-MMS RotaxKart Open and Rookie Cup 2015 and witnessed an electrifying performance by the buddingracers of our country on 23 & 24 May, 2015. The two day event gave youngsters anopportunity to showcase their talent and gain some valuable racing experience as they gear up for the upcoming National championships. The event took place at Bengaluru’s new karting destination, known as Meco Kartopia. The national champions of previous years namely Vishnu Prasad, Karminder Singh, Nikhil Kashyap, Diljith, took charge as marshalls and ensured a smooth event.

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26 Jul 2015

Arjun S Nair - Shahan Ali Mohsin, Mohammed Nallwalla & Ricky Donison lead in the Micro, Junior & Senior Max categories in Round 2 of the 12th JK Tyre-FMSCI Rotax National Karting Championship 2015

Hyderabad, July 26, 2015: Shahan Ali Mohsin from Agra (Team Meco Racing), Mohammed Nallwalla from Mumbai (Team Rayo Racing) and Bangalore lad Ricky Donision (Team BPC Racing) emerged champions in their respective categories in the Round 2 of the 12th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Karting Championship which concluded at the Chicane circuit here on Sunday.

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21 Jun 2015

Armaan Ebrahim takes WIN in the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series in Fuji – Japan

JK Tyre Brand Ambassador, Armaan Ebrahim along with team mate Dilantha Malagam dominated the main race in Fuji, Japan. Starting 5th on the grid after a heavy downpour, Armaan took the start and steadily moved up the ladder on a wet track. Twenty minutes into the race , Armaan took the lead after passing Yudai Uchida from Japan and Davide Rizzo from Italy and built a sizeable lead before handing over the car to team mate Dilantha who drove well and kept the lead to finally take the chequered flag and a well deserved victory. With the Indian National anthem in full flow, Armaan and Dilantha went on to the Podium to take the Overall 1st place trophy along with 1st in their Class.

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21 Jun 2015

Shahan Ali Mohsin, Akash Gowda & Vishnu Prasad lead in the Micro, Junior & Senior Max categories in Round 1 of the 12th JK Tyre-FMSCI Rotax National Karting Championship 2015

Hyderabad, June 21, 2015: Shahan Ali Mohsin from Agra(Team Meco Racing), Akash Gowda from Bangalore (Team Meco Racing) and Chennai lad Vishnu Prasad (Team Meco Racing)emerged champions in their respective categories in the 12th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Karting Championship which concluded at the Chicane circuit here on Sunday.

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23 Apr 2015

JK Tyre National Drag Racing Championship 2015

Coimbatore: JK Tyre in association with Spitfire Motorsports and Speedway Motorsports is organizing the JK Tyre FMSCI Indian National Drag Racing Championship. The event will be held from 22-23 April, 2015 at Kari Motor Speedway, Coimbatore. Drag racing is an extremely popular form of motor racing and attracts a large number of entrants. Unlike other forms of racing, a drag race is one where regular cars and motorcycles with no modifications also can take part and compete. The championship consists of four rounds out of which Round 1 and 2 was organized last year. This year, Round 3 & 4 will be organized in the span of two days where two cars and bikes will race alongside on a 400 meter and 250 meter track respectively.

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22 Apr 2015

JK Tyre National Drag Racing Championship 2015 - Pre Event

Spitfire Motorsports Pvt. Ltd. is engaged in motorsport promotions and was formed more than 10 years ago by veteran motor sport personalities having a combined experience of over 50 man years in motor sports. Spitfire has successfully organised 2 rounds of the International FIA Asian Zone Rally Championship and played a major role in the organisation of the MRF India Rally 2002 which was the successful contender round for the Asia Pacific Rally Championship. Spitfire also organised the India leg of the London Sydney Marathon 2004. Spitfire has been very active in the racing scenario, having run many rounds of the National Racing Championships at Coimbatore and the Indian National TSD Rally Championship 2013.

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04 Apr 2015

2nd edition of the JK Tyre Festival of Speed gears up Arunachal Pradesh for the fast and the furious.

Guwahati, April  04, 2015: JK Tyre, the pioneers of motorsport in the country,  in collaboration  with Motorsports Club of Arunachal  and the Government of Arunachal Pradesh,  announced  the second edition of ‘JK Tyre Arunachal Festival of Speed’, here today. Top motoring aficionados of the country including  defending champion  and Asia  –Pacific rally champion  Gaurav  Gill,  along with the  King of endurance Sunny  Sidhu,  with other stars  Philippos Matthai  and Gaurav Chirpal would be competing in this extreme one of a kind event being held  at the picturesque Dirang Valley in Arunachal Pradesh from April 07-09, 2015.

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25 Jan 2015

JK Tyre Formula Design Challenge 2015

Coimbatore, India — January 25, 2015: JK Tyre Formula Design Challenge 2015 competition which started from 20th of the month, witnessed high decibel excitement, thrill and enthusiasm among the participating students, faculty members and organizers during the 6 action packed days. During these days, the venue was home to over 900 engineering students from 36 engineering colleges from across India. Their designs were evaluated by an esteemed panel, consisting of Ian Thomson, with a rich experience in the international motorsports; Maria Bonilla-Torres, System Designer for Robert Bosch GmbH and Felix Scherke, Research Engineer at Daimler.

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