Gautam Singhania, Chairman and Managing Director of Raymond Limited, racing for the renowned Swiss team Kessel Racing, kick-started his Ferrari Challenge Europe Championship 2015 by securing a historic double podium finish at Monza, Italy.
Gautam Singhania (right) on the podium after finishing third in the first race of the Ferrari Challenge Europe Championship 2015 at the Monza circuit in Italy over the weekend
He finished third in his category — Coppa Shell in both Race 1 (held on Saturday) and Race 2 (held yesterday) after qualifying fourth and third respectively.
Commenting on his win, Singhania said: "It is a proud moment for me to secure a double podium finish at the first race of this prestigious Ferrari event. This was a big challenge for me and I have set my sights on the Championship and World Finals 2015."
The entire season comprises a total of 15 races with two races a weekend, spread over six weekends.
This culminates into the world finals, consisting of three races in December.