Kohima, December 3: Gagan Sethi with navigator Sabatullah Khan on Tuesday defended their title of the JK Tyre Hornbill Motor Rally held in Kohima.
It is after a gap of three years that Hornbill Motor Rally was held in Nagaland today.
Alex Suohu and Akhrielie Vizo topped in the four wheeler Northeast class.
The ninth edition of the Hornbill Motor Rally 2018 saw a total of 29 contestants in two categories.
The TSD rally covered a distance of 55 kms held under the aegis of Federation of Motor Sports Council of India (FMSCI) was flagged-off from the Indira Gandhi Stadium by Head of Operations of JK Motorsport Hari Singh, who was also multiple-time Indian National Rally Championship. The rally ended at the Heritage Village Kisama.
Minister for Urban Development and Municipal Affairs along with Director (Marketing) JK Tyres Vikram Malhotra and Head of Operations JK Motorsports, Hari Singh gave away way the prizes to the winners.
The final results are as follows:
1. Gagan Sethi/Sabatullah Khan
2. Bijo Awomi/ Chandrashekar
3. Tali Akang/ Nirav Mehta
4. Hukato Yepthomi/ Mar Aier
5. Ruokuobituo / Aletuo
1. Alex Suohu/ Akhrielie Vizo
2. Thejakielie Zuyie/Moamar Imsong
3. Anguso Sekhose/ Mengu Yhome
4. Ariba Sangtam/Rendemo Shito
5. Thecachütuo Kire/ Lakhinder Prasad
Best Decorated Car: Kevin Puro/ Neihu Dzuvichu
Couple Team: Atoka Awomi/ Mercy Mezhatsu
Best Institution Club: Nagaland Adventure Club
Most Disciplined Team: Mikrio Kyina/ Arun Kyina
(Page News Service)