The Managing Director Steelbird Helmets, Rajeev Kapur, for the first time, took part in the 3rd JK Tyre Royal Rajasthan Rally 2014 and made a mark by wining three prizes in different categories such as first prize in Dunes Stage Category 1600 cc, fouth position in Rally amateur Category and overall second in Sand Dunes stage, while Team Terrain Tigers came first as a team.
Commenting on the win, Kapur said: “Motorsport always enthusiasts me and this victory is very special, since this is our first entry in the JK Tyre Royal Rajasthan Rally”.
According to a statement issued by Steelbird Helment, each team comprises of a driver and navigator, and unlike racing or other forms of rallying, the role of the navigator is equally, if not more important, in the success of the team. Kashish Kapur as a navigator instructs the route and always ensures that the team is on track. Since normal cars are used for this form of rallying, with basic safety equipment, anyone can participate and experience the thrill of motor rallying, thus bringing motorsport closer to the common man.
The Third JK Tyre Royal Rajasthan Rally came to an exciting end in Jaipur after travelling for over 600 kilometers in the State of Rajasthan. The rally witness participation of over 65 professional rally drivers who had come from across the country like Delhi NCR, Chandigarh and from South India. The activity continues to provide ‘Fun Riding Experience’ to all participants as well as spectators in a safe and controlled environment. The JK Tyre Royal Rajasthan Rally was the first night rally in Rajasthan. The route travelled was from Jaipur-Amber-Achrol-Anoharpur-Samodh-Sambhar lake-Ajmer and Pushkar.