Guyanese Azurdin Mohamed stole the show in his Nissan Skyline GTR at the Guyana Motor Racing and Sports Club (GMR&SC) International “King of Dragz” Meet on Sunday at the South Dakota Circuit.
As the sunlight faded, the top cars came out to treat the race car loving fans that tuned out at South Dakota and certainly Mohamed brighten the day’s proceedings with some dashing sprints in his “beastly” GTR, which was simply unstoppable on the day.
Mohamed recorded the fastest time of the day, dipping below the nine-second barrier in the A-class unlimited category, in the event that utilized the Time Bracket Elimination system.
In the B-class (9 seconds), Surinamese Ryan Chakwi was the most outstanding, while the C-Class (10 seconds) saw another Surinamese Ashian Cajaran being the top driver.
For the D-class (11 seconds), Raymond John of Suriname stood out but local boy Sachin Ramotor broke the Dutch dominance with top performance in the E-class category (12 seconds).
Parmand Ramcharan of Suriname was deemed the was top driver in the F –Class (13 seconds) while the Guyanese duo of Steve Rayanauth and Issac Ramchaita finished above the rest in the G-class (14 seconds) and H-class (15 seconds) respectively.
In the motor cycle category, Surianame sped-off with bragging rights in both divisions, as Giovanny Slayveer (600 cc) and Toin Gumperts (1000 cc) were the top riders.
The focus of some Guyanese drivers will be the fine tuning preparations for participation at the first leg of the Caribbean Motor Racing Championships (CMRC) this year, which be held at JAMWEST, Jamaica on May 22 with the final leg set for November in at the South Dakota Circuit in Guyana.
A large number of spectators who turned out were treated to a full day of pulsating action and left very satisfied in the early evening after another successfully executed event by the GMR&SC.