|Winners of the Backwaters Rally, Subir Roy & co-driver Nirav Mehta|
Covering a distance of 650 kms from Ooty to Kochi, the action-packed short format Time-Speed-Distance (TSD) rally is meant to encourage motorsports among the masses; and saw over 30 teams traverse through the scenic route in the South.
The rally was split into four groups: Non-Championship (Expert), Non-Championship (Amateur), Denizen (Expert) and Denizen (Amateur). The final results with total penalties were as follows:
– First: Subir Roy & Nirav Mehta – 00:17:18
– Second: Satish Gopalakrishnan & Savera D’Souza – 00:18:17
– Third: Jagmeet Gill & Chandan Sen – 00:18:25