Vitara Brezza secured first two positions.
The first round of the Maruti Suzuki National Super League Rally Championship that ended in Dehradun today witnessed Karthick Maruthi and his co-driver S.Shankar Anand emerging as the winners along with their yellow-and-white Maruti Vitara Brezza.
The second position was claimed by Jagmeet Gilla and his co-driver Chandan Sen who were also driving a Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. The S-Cross driven by Sachin Singh and his co-driver M Prakash finished third.
The Uttarakhand rally of this year had around 54 contestants all of whom successfully completed the rally covering a distance of 900 km in three days. The competition was in TSD (Time Speed and Distance) format with the last phase being the Corbett - Auli - Dehradun.
The trophies were handed to the winners by Vinay Pant, Maruti Suzuki India Limited’s General Manager of Marketing, and Shailesh Bagauli, Uttarakhand Secretary Tourism. The winning teams received INR 5 lakhs, INR 3 lakhs and INR 2 lakhs cash prize for first, second and third place respectively apart from the trophies. A cash prize of INR 1 lakh was awarded to the best performing women’s team.