Lalhruaizela, a 15 year old Mizoram boy is set to make India proud at Road to MotoGP series in Spain. He has bagged the ticket in the second edition of the Red Bull Road to Rookies Cup. He led the points table, having consistently finished second in almost every race of the championship. The final round (Round 3) of the series was held at the Kari Motor Speedway in Coimbatore recently and Lalhruaizela managed to bag a podium finish in both races of the weekend. The Red Bull Road to Rookie Cup was held alongside the Suzuki Gixxer Cup this year, as part of the 2017 JK Tyre FMSCI National Racing Championship.
With a 14 points lead and a total of 58 Championship points after 3 rounds of Red Bull Road to Rookies Cup, Lalhruaizela has been selected to travel to Spain in October for the qualifiers of Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup. The young racer from Mizoram started competitive racing in 2016 and competed against a total of 13 young racers in the series.
Speaking on his victory, Lalhruaizela said, "It is an honour to represent my country at Red Bull MotoGP Qualifiers in Spain. Would like to thank Red Bull for such a great platform for me and many riders, who want to eventually make it to MotoGP, providing a chance to showcase our talent. I need to focus further on my fitness to be ready for the Red Bull MotoGP Qualifiers in Spain."
Throttle Team congratulates him and wishes him good luck!
Article Source : NDTVAuto