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European GT4: Akhil Rabindra earns double podium end at Imola | Autocar India

Written by Gulati

Rabindra and his teammate Tom Canning completed third in each races on the 2022 GT4 Europe Sequence season opener.

Akhil Rabindra completed on the rostrum in each races on the Imola season opener of the 2022 GT4 European Sequence. The 25-year-old Aston Martin Driver Academy racer is the one Asian competing within the collection this 12 months.

Race 1

Rabindra is again behind the wheel of an Aston Martin Racing Vantage GT4 within the Silver Cup class, however he’s racing for an all-new staff – Racing Spirit of Léman – this 12 months. He’s sharing driving duties with 2019 British GT4 champion Tom Canning.

The duo certified in fourth place for the primary race. Whereas they held on to that place on the chequered flag, they had been promoted to 3rd following the disqualification of the #13 Arkadia Alpine pair of Pierre-Louis Chovet and Johan Boris Scheier because of a technical infringement.

Race 2

The duo completed third within the subsequent race too, taking house a double podium end result. Talking after the rostrum celebrations, Rabindra mentioned: “It has been a very good begin to the 2022 season. I’m in a brand new staff this 12 months and have a brand new teammate who’s doing an important job and I sit up for carrying ahead this momentum to the subsequent race in France.”

The following GT4 European Sequence spherical will happen at France’s Circuit Paul Ricard on June 3-5.

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