The Federation of Motorsport Golf equipment of India (FMSCI) has recognised the Volkswagen Ameo Cup as a Nationwide Championship. Newly christened because the Ameo Class within the Nationwide Championship, the collection will proceed to run within the present format, albeit with extra weightage due to the brand new standing. The announcement comes as an enormous plus for Volkswagen Motorsport India, which has been working its one-make collection since 2010 within the nation. The winner of the Professional and Junior class can be formally recognised because the Nationwide Champion of the Ameo Class class from this yr onward.
Talking on receiving the Nationwide Championship standing, Sirish Vissa, Head of Volkswagen Motorsport India mentioned, “We’re glad that the FMSCI has acknowledged the racing collection we’ve been working through the years as a category of the Nationwide Racing Championship from this season onwards. We’ve got put in a number of efforts through the years in build up a racing property that’s really of worldwide requirements and the popularity of being a Nationwide Championship encourages us additional to take this to the following degree.” He added, “This can be a constructive step for us as a producer, and the championship, because the winner can be formally be topped a Nationwide Champion by FMSCI. It will in flip assist our drivers in rising additional of their racing careers.”
The Volkswagen Ameo Cup can be getting into its third season this yr, having begun in 2017. The collection will proceed to run together with the MRF FMSCI Nationwide Championship. The format stays the identical with 10 races that can be held over 4 weekends. The primary spherical of the 2019 Volkswagen Ameo Cup can be held on the Kari Motor Speedway in Coimbatore, adopted by the second and third spherical on the Madras Motor Race Observe (MMRT) in Higher Noida. The ultimate spherical can be held on the Buddh Worldwide Circuit (BIC) over the following 5 months. The primary spherical can be held on June 22-23, 2019.