newsmotorsportsa day ago

India's Jehan Daruvala roped in by Mahindra Racing Formula E Team

India's fast-rising driver Jehan Daruvala has been roped in as a reserve driver by Mahindra Racing Formula E Team for the ninth season of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship. The only F2 race winner from India, the 24-year-old Daruvala completed three F1 tests for McLaren only recently.
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newsmotorsports11 days ago

Jehan Daruvala finishes seventh overall, repeats career-best finish in F2 championship

Jehan Daruvala, an Indian driver, finished eighth in the 2022 F2 Driver's Championships on Sunday with 126 points to his name. The 24-year-old was completely pointless at the year's last race weekend at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi.
SportsCafe Desk
newsmotorsports12 days ago

WATCH | India's F2 driver Jehan Daruvala involved in fatal crash during Abu Dhabi GP

Indian Formula 2 driver Jehan Daruvala survived a fatal crash on Saturday, during the Sprint race of the 2022 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. In a video that has emerged on social media, the 24-year-old driver seemed to have lost control of his car and crashed into the barriers on the side of the track.
SportsCafe Desk
newsmotorsports2 months ago

'Grand Prix Bharat' could soon be a reality, decision likely by Wednesday

MotoGP could soon be coming to India for the very first time in the winter of 2023, if all goes as per plan, providing a massive boost to the sport in the country. The agreement between MotoGP commercial rights owner Dorna and Noida-based race promoters Fairstreet Sports could be signed next week.
SportsCafe Desk
newsmotorsports3 months ago

Jehan Daruvala wins first race of the season at Monza

India’s Jehan Daruvala raced to his fourth Formula 2 win in the championship’s main Feature race at Italy’s Monza race track on Sunday. The 23-year-old started sixth on the grid but used a mix of strategy, race craft, and tyre management to clinch a comfortable win at the historic circuit.
SportsCafe Desk
newsmotorsports3 months ago

India's Jehan Daruvala Overcomes Qualifying Setback in Zandvoort

Jehan Daruvala battled through the pack to overtake a qualifying setback during the Dutch round of the Formula 2 championship at Zandvoort. After the summer break, Daruvala had trouble keeping up with racing pace after being the fastest driver in the field throughout the first half of the season.
SportsCafe Desk
newsmotorsports3 months ago

Arjun Maini places second in in the GT World Challenge Europe

At the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe on Monday, Arjun Maini, a Mercedes-AMG driver from India, took second place. After a three-hour action-packed race, the Bangalore-based driver, Hubert Haupt, and Florian Scholze of team HRT took first place in the gold class, in the competition.
SportsCafe Desk
newsmotorsports4 months ago

Formula 2 | India's Jehan Daruvala finshes second in France

Indian driver Jehan Daruvala finished third in the Formula 2 championship's French round, giving him six podium finishes of the year. In the Sprint race, he got out to a fast start and took the lead going into the first bend; a collision involving three cars forced the safety car to the front.
SportsCafe Desk
newsmotorsports5 months ago

Formula 2 | Jehan Daruvala misses podium in Austria after a 20-second penalty

Jehan Daruvala put in a stirring drive from 11th to second in Formula 2 feature race in Austria but was robbed of his sixth podium of the season by a post-race penalty. He had finished a provisional second after an inspired strategy saw him make rapid progress up the field on Sunday.
Press Release
newsmotorsports5 months ago

Formula 2 | Jehan Daruvala looks to make amends in Austria after missing podium at Silverstone

Indian racer Jehan Daruvala will be fired up to reignite his title assault with a return to the podium, as he heads to Austria for the eighth round of the Formula 2 championship. The 23-year-old missed out on a top-three finish for only the second time in seven rounds this year at Silverstone.
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