Reindy Riupassa Won “Fastest of the Day” Title in Sentul Drag Race 2017Monday, November 20, 2017
The roar of the engine sounded loud from the track of Sentul International Circuit on Sunday (19/10). 3rd Series of Sentul Drag Race 2017 was successfully held. In this prestigious drag race event, Achilles lent its support to Putra Rafflesia Prodrag Achilles Team with main racer, Reindy Riupassa, competing in FFA (Free For All).
In this 3rd series, Reindy Riupassa drove the usual 630 whp yellow Mitsubishi Evo II with Minions cartoon character. To channel the enormous engine power, Reindy trusted Achilles ATR-K Sport 245/45 R17. Reindy was very confident towards the grip ability of ATR-K Sport. He was sure that the tire produced by PT Multistrada Arah Sarana Tbk can deliver maximum power of the car to the surface of the asphalt.
The racing was quite tense. In Heat 1, Reindy managed to excel its rivals, by clocking time record of 10.836 second. With this time record, Reindy won the first place in Heat 1. The second position won by his teammate, Willy Suliawan with record time of 11.077 second.
In the Heat 2, the race became very exciting. Unfortunately, Reindy made a slight mistake. He drives his car before the green light or commonly called jump start. As a result, Reindy failed to win the first place, which was won by Willy Suliawan.
But, Reindy Riupassa managed to win the “Fastest of the Day” title in this series. He won this prestigious title after recording 10.836 seconds in Heat 1. This additional title gave a hattricl for Reindy, since he won this title in previous two racings.
As previous two series, Reindy always use Achilles ATR-K Sport, even though all of his rivals were using slick tire. This proves that Achilles ATR-K has a very good grip enabling it to make the best racers win the title.
The success of Reindy and Willy was also appreciated by Akhmad Nursyamsu as Head of Brand Activation and Sport Activity of PT Multistrada Arah Sarana Tbk, “Congratulation to Reindy winning the first position in Heat 1 with time of 10.836 seconds. It is a source of proud for us for this title of “Fastest of the Day” in this series, and also congratulation to Willy for winning the first place in third round. This is a proof to all of us that Achilles ATR-K Sport has a very good capability to support racers in winning the race with its high speed”
Reindy Riupassa also said his gratitude over support of Achilles during his career, “Thank you Achilles for the support to become witness in my career journey. I have to admit that good grip of Achilles ATR-K Sport made a maximum contact with the road. The drive system on all wheel drive makes the performance more stable so maximizing me to accelerate" he said.
Once again, congratulation to Reindy and Willy! Together we will make Indonesians pride towards its own products”