September 23-24, 2017   |   Madras Motor Race Track, INDIA

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CIRCUIT INFO

The Madras Motor Race Track (previously known as Irungattukottai Race Track) is a permanent motor racing circuitlocated in Irungattukottai, Chennai, India. It was built in the late 1980s and was inaugurated in 1990. It was the first permanent racing circuit in India and is owned by the Madras Motor Sports Club.[1]

In 1971, the Madras Motor Sports Club, Coimbatore Auto Sports Club, Karnataka Motor Sports Club along with Calcutta Motor Sports Club and Mumbai’s Indian Automotive Racing Club, united to form the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI), headquartered in Chennai, to ensure common regulations and orderly conduct of events.[2] Race meets were held on airstrips at Sholavaram in Chennai, Sulur in Coimbatore and Agara in Bangalore. In 1990, the Irungattukottai track was built to provide a permanent structure for racing.[2]

The main circuit is 3.717 kilometres (2.310 mi) long with 12 turns and 3 straights, with the longest one being 250 metres (820 ft). The club Circuit is 2.067 kilometres (1.284 mi) long and has 7 turns. Both the tracks are 11 metres (36 ft) wide on average with 12 metres (39 ft) at the start line and operate in a clockwise direction. The track is a Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile andFédération Internationale de Motocyclisme-certified circuit.[1] The tracks were resurfaced in 2007 and vehicles allowed for races include bikes of all categories and cars up to F3. FIA granted a Grade 2 license for the circuit in 2014.[3]

Location :Irungattukottai, Chennai, India  |  Major events : Asia Road Racing Championship  |  Lenght :3.717 km (2.310 mi)  |  Turns :12  |  Opened :1990

RACE PROGRAMME

DAY/TIME ACTIVITIES/CLASS STATUS PROGRAMME
Thursday – 21th September 2017
1400 – 1700 Registration, Technical & Sporting Checks
Team Set up & Others Formalities
Asia Road Racing
1700 Riders Briefing SS600, AP250, UB150
Friday – 22th September 2017
0800 – 0930 Technical & Sporting Checks
0900 – 0930 (30min) AP250 Practice 1
0940 – 1020 (40min) SS600 Practice 1
1030 – 1100 (30min) UB150 Practice
1105 – 1135 (25min) Honda CBR250  National Practice
1140 – 1210 (30min) TVS Apache200  National Practice
1220 – 1250 (30min) AP250 Practice 2
1300 – 1340 (40min) SS600 Practice 2
1410 – 1440 (30min) UB150 Qualifying
1450 – 1520 (30min) AP250 Practice 3
1530 – 1610 (40min) SS600 Practice 3
1620 – 1650 (30min) UB150  Top 15 Riders SuperPole
Saturday – 23th September 2017
0815 – 0825 (10min) UB150 Warm Up
0835 – 0905 (30min) AP250 Qualifying
0915 – 0955 (40min) SS600 Qualifying
1005 – 1020 (15min) TVS Apache200  National Qualifying
1030 – 1045 (15min) Honda CBR250  National Qualifying
1110 UB150 Race 1 – 10 Laps
1205 AP250 Race 1 – 12 Laps
1305 SS600 Race 1 – 16 Laps
1430 TVS Apache200  National Race 1 – 10 Laps
1530 Honda CBR250  National Race 1 – 10 Laps
Sunday – 24th September 2017
0900 – 0910 (10min) UB150 Warm Up
0920 – 0930 (10min) AP250 Warm Up
0940 – 0955 (15min) SS600 Warm Up
1110 UB150 Race 2 – 10 Laps
1205 AP250 Race 2 – 12 Laps
1305 SS600 Race 2 – 16 Laps
1430 Honda CBR250   National Race 2 – 8 Laps
1530 TVS Apache200   National Race 2 – 8 Laps

RACE INFO

2016 REVIEW

Pos Race 1 Time Race 2 Time
1 Anthony Keith West 25:21.592 Anthony Keith West 31:03.153
2 Decha Kraisart 25:26.378 Decha Kraisart 31:06.352
3 Ahmad Yudhistira 25:27.491 Azlan Shah Kamaruzaman 31:10.691
4 Yuki Takahashi 25:30.030 Anucha Narkcharoensr 31:11.718
5 Azlan Shah Kamaruzaman 25:30.834 Yuki Takahashi 31:11.925

Note : 2016 was held at Buddh International Circuit

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO

Notes : *** Wild Card

2016 REVIEW

Pos Race 1 Time Race 2 Time
1 Apiwat Wongthananon 20:35.928 Apiwat Wongthananon 20:37.809
2 Anupab Sarmoon 20:36.163 Sitthisak Onchawiang 20:38.285
3 Takehiro Yamamoto 20:37.437 Galang Hendra Pratama 20:38.364
4 Vorapong Malahuan 20:37.834 Vorapong Malahuan 20:38.729
5 Galang Hendra Pratama 20:37.879 Anupab Sarmoon 20:38.870

Note : 2016 was held at Buddh International Circuit

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO

Notes : ** Replacement Rider, *** Wild Card

ENTRY LIST

NO NAME TEAM NAME NAT MAKE COMP NO

 

Notes : ** Replacement Rider

NEWS

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ARRC2017 | Round 5 – Race Day 2
ARRC2017 | Round 5 - Race Day 2

ARRC2017 | Round 5 – Race Day 1
ARRC2017 | Round 5 - Race Day 1

ARRC2017 | Round 5 – Practice Day
ARRC2017 | Round 5 - Practice Day

ARRC2017 | Round 5 – Setup Day
ARRC2017 | Round 5 - Setup Day