Registrations for the Drivers’ Selection for the 10th edition of the Volkswagen Motorsport India’s touring race car series and the third edition of the Ameo Cup Series have begun. The selection round will be held at the Indi Karting Track in Kharadi, Pune later where drivers will be selected basis their performance in the karting sessions.
Drivers will be judged on their overall driving skills which will include consistency in performance, understanding of racing lines, lap times, driving attitude and versatility. The last date to register is 03 February 2019.
To be hosted as part of the MMSC-FMSCI Indian National Racing Championship, the races will take place on all three circuits in India including MMRT in Chennai, Kari Motor Speedway in Coimbatore and Buddh International Circuit in Greater Noida.
The Ameo Cup Car is developed exclusively by Volkswagen Motorsport in India. Powered by a 1.8L TSI engine, mated to a racing gearbox, the Ameo Cup race car is the fastest car rolled out of the Volkswagen Motorsport India workshop. The car is benchmarked on international specs when it comes to performance and safety. It has been built in such a way that it is easy for amateurs to learn on and professionals to improve themselves in.
The format of the Volkswagen Ameo Cup will have a grid of around 20 equally prepared machines and 10 races scheduled across the year.
Budding racers can register here and follow the application process to be eligible for the evaluation process.