Reindy Riupassa Keeps the Title in 2nd Series of Sentul Drag Race 2017Monday, August 7, 2017
Following the first series of annual event of Sentul Drag Race 2017 in March this year, now the 2nd Series of Sentul Drag race was held on 5-6 August 2017. This famous racing event took place in Sentul International Circuit.
Reindy Riupassa who is part of Achilles Prodrag Putra Rafflesia Team won the race after becoming the fastest with time record of 10 seconds in track 402 meter using Achilles ATR K Sport. Reindy Riupassa said that he was very satisfied wth the grip produced by ATR K Sport 245 45 R15 which this was the first test in Sentul. From previous series, Reindy was using ATR K Sport 225 50 R15. “With wider footprint, I feel better grip after the start so the car did not make a lot of over spin” said Reindy after the race.
Prodrag Racing Team had 4 racers in FFA (free for all). Reindy Riupassa driving Mitsubishi Evo II, Reza Zulniar driving Mitsubishi Evo II, Paengrongi driving Mitsubishi VR-4, and William Suliawan who was also driving Mitsubishi Evo II. The FFA Class this time using the Fastest Run System taking the best time from mandatory two heat.
The race was tight, during the first heat, Reindy Riupassa was satisfied that he was in 4th position with time record of 13.731 seconds due to some trouble in the engine. The luck was with Reza Zulniar who finally became the fasterst in heat 1 with time record of 11.065 seconds.
Fortunately, the problem in Reindy’s car can be fixed by crew Prodrag Racing Team. Finally, in heat 2, Reindy managed to get the total time of only 10.613 seconds. This achievement made him the The Fastest of the day and 1st Winner of FFA followed by his fellow team mate William Suliawan with record time of 11.210 seconds in 2nd place and Paengrongi in 3rd place with time record of 11.569 seconds.
The support from Achilles for this racing is unquestionable. Judging from the previous series, Reindy is loyal to Achilles ATR-K Sport eventhough all of his rivals in FFA class use slick tire. This is a proof that Achilles ATR-K Sport was able to put the best racing drivers into top position. Follow the excitement of car racing which will be updated in Instagram @Achilles_Radial.