Indian presence in Formula Masters

Published: 30th April 2013 10:11 AM  |   Last Updated: 30th April 2013 10:11 AM   |  A+A-

Meco Racing – International is a now a fully functional Racing Team taking part in the Formula Masters – Asia Series. The Team is spearheaded by Akbar Ebrahim, President of Meco Motorsports and mentor to almost every Indian Racing and Karting Driver.

Meco Racing has as part of its team, Patrick Roberts from the UK as its Chief Engineer and Team Manager assisted by a skilled team of mechanics from Asia. Patrick Roberts has a long history with India and has engineered Indian Racing drivers right from the late Mr S. Karivardhan of Lakshmi Mills and then on to Akbar Ebrahim, Narain Karhekeyan, Karun Chandhok and Armaan Ebrahim.

VW will be supplying their German Formula 3 Engines which will replace the old Fiat Abharth engines used in the Pilota Car. Meco Racing is also in current discussions with an Italian and a Brazilian driver who may join the team.

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