Guwahati, March 22: Continuing with effort to promote motorsports in the region, Motorsports Club of Arunachal, a premier motorsports club of Arunachal Pradesh, will host ‘Suzuki GixxerNorth East Night Supercross 2018’ at AEI Playground, Chandmari on 24th and 25th March, 2018. The event is sponsored by Suzuki Motorcycles India Pvt Ltd and co-sponsored by Shell Lubricants.
The event will be organized under the aegis of the Federation of Motorsports Club of India(FMSCI) which is the governing body of motorsports club affiliated to the International body. Around 80 riders will be battling against each other in 4 different classes of races, vis, Indian Two Stroke, Indian Novice, Indian Open and Indian Expert. The riders will come from the states of Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Mizoram, West Bengal, Karnataka, Kerela and Maharashtra.
The event will also have activities ranging from Paintballing by KV Paintball, Stunts by Team Suzuki, and open air rock concert. We will also conduct a road safety campaign on Sunday 25th March at 11.00 AM and create awareness on the evils of road rage and street racing. This will be preceded by a bike rally and concluded with a live graffiti on road safety.
The vision of organizing this event is to promote motorsports as a mainstream sport. We are trying to provide the riders of the region a platform to compete with the national counterparts while complying with the national standards of safety. We also want to motivate the youth of the region to consider motorsports as a profession. We will provide them a track, so that they can race under standard safety guidelines and refrain from racing on the streets.