Suzuki Gixxer Cup Season 2 with qualifying rounds in the Novice ( 2 batches) and Open category( 1 batch) was recently held as a support race for 2016 Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championships (INMRC). 20 riders from the Novice category and 23 riders from the Open Category were selected. A launch pad for riders in the age group 13-17, Suzuki Gixxer Cup with Road to Rookies Cup will enable young riders to get access to Rookies Cup in Spain and then to Moto3, Moto2 and MotoGP.
In the Novice Category, international participant Aaron Gunawardena took the first position, Joseph P. Mathew took the second while Amarnath Rajan secured the third position. In the open category, B. Rajnikanth clinched the first position, followed by Vivek Mani and Prabhu V, for second and third positions respectively.
Madras Motor Race Track in Chennai will witness the Round 2 of the race on the weekend of July 8-10.