year. “After the Indian Grand Prix, we will be the support race for the World Endurance Championship in Bahrain,” says Mammen.
Equally upbeat is Narain Karthikeyan, India’s first F1 driver. “The MRF Challenge promises to be the hottest championship in Asia this year with a great driver line-up. This is a testament to the credibility the race has built in just a year.” For 2013, the race has a total prize money of R6,500,000 and will feature 18 cars.