Jehan Daruvala wins British Karting opener

May 22, 2013, 09:30 IST | IANS

Young racing driver Jehan Daruvala began his 2013 season in style winning the opening race of the KFJ British Karting Championship at Rowrah in Cumbria, England

The Sahara Force India Academy driver took pole position and won all his heats on Saturday, before taking victory in the first final on Sunday. In the second final, he finished fourth after staging a brilliant recovery drive from last position as a result of contact at the first corner.

With 154 points from the series opener, Daruvala heads to Glan y Gors Park in Wales next month full of confidence.

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