Meco Motorsports announces launch of FJRS

first_imgChennai, Apr 14 (PTI) Meco Motorsports today announced the launch of Formula Junior Racing Series (FJRS), which will provide an affordable platform for young, rookie aspirants to try their hand at the sport. The first round of the series will be held on April 16-17 and the second from April 30-May 1 at the Kari Motor Speedway in Coimbatore. The series includes 10 races spread over two rounds which will also have support events by way of two-wheeler races comprising four classes, including one for women. The competitors in the FJRS will be driving the Formula LGB 1300 cars which belong to Meco Racing. FJRS is a new entry-level Formula Racing Series for rookie drivers who have attended the Meco Racing Academy and an affordable step up from karting to racing. This series is also a grooming ground for a seat with the Meco Racing Team taking part in the JK Tyre National Racing Championship. The line-up of 12 drivers includes two from Sri Lanka. The winner of the series will get a free drive in the Formula LGB-4 class with Meco Racing in the JK Tyre National Racing Championship 2016. The second placed driver in the series will be eligible for two rounds free and the third finisher, one round free in the same Championship. FJRS promoter Akbar Ebrahim said in a release: “Our aim is to help young drivers coming straight out of the Racing Academy and with limited racing experience to showcase their skills and book a seat in our Pro Racing Team which takes part in the JK Tyre FMSCI- FLGB4 National Racing Championship.” PTI RE AH AHadvertisementlast_img read more

Go back to the enewsletter The View – a newly reva

first_imgGo back to the enewsletterThe View – a newly revamped, premium, one-bedroom villa at Six Senses Yao Noi – has begun welcoming guests. Ideal for couples, especially honeymooners and those celebrating a special occasion, it provides an abode of comfort, exclusivity and space with fun and quirky elements.Originally created as a celebration venue, the ultra-spacious, 225-square-metre villa now boasts an infinity-edge pool, a pool shack, private cinema and sunken dining area, plus a mezzanine floor and a fitness studio, among its new refinements.Stepping into the villa, guests feel in harmony with nature due to Thai-inspired interiors, infused with a contemporary twist. A newly added waterfall is visible through a glass floor in the bedroom as it flows beneath the king-size bed, connecting the occupants with the soothing sight and sounds of flowing water.True to its name, The View offers a 360-degree view of the surroundings, including the iconic limestone karsts of Phang Nga Bay. As all main walls are glass, the ocean, jungle and waterfall can be seen, along with the different hues of the sky, from inside or outside the villa.In-villa dining for The View also goes beyond the ordinary. Lunches can be enjoyed from a floating tray in the pool, while barbecue dinners are served by a private chef in the sunken dining area after drinks overlooking sunset on the bay. The pool shack is a cocktail master’s dream, where a ‘cocktail of the day’ and mix of ingredients and recipes are sure to inspire. Martini lovers can also make their own – shaken or stirred – and enjoy a perfect James Bond moment.A GEM (guest experience maker) is on hand to personally tailor guests’ journey throughout their stay.From now through 30 September 2019, guests of The View who stay a minimum of three nights are treated to a private in-villa barbecue dinner for two people.For pricing or enquiries, email reservations-yaonoi@sixsenses.com.Go back to the enewsletterlast_img read more