Rifat Sungkar on the Podium at Second Series IXOR 2017Monday, May 22, 2017
Indonesia second seriesX-treme Off Road Racing 2017 was successfully held on Saturday (20/5) to Sunday (21/5). This second series took place in Paramount Land Circuit, Gading Serpong. Just like the first series that was held in Banjar Baru, this second series is also followed by hundreds of local and national offroaders. Not to miss was Achilles supported offroaders, Rifat and Rizal Sungkar from Pertamax Motorsport Team, also took part in this second series.
The sunny weather in Paramount Land Circuit on the race day on Sunday (22/5) But this did not discourage the offroaders to set the best time in the track.
Both Rizal and Rifat Sungkar raced in Group G5.4 driving Mitsubishi Triton with Achilles Desert Hawk X-MT, Rifat Sungkar racing with M. Redwan as navigator managed to complete four specials of first stage perfectly without any penalty, with record time of 13:48.858.
While Rizal Sungkar racing with Anthony Sarwono, managed to stay close to his brother. Driving Mitsubishi Pajero, they recorded time of 14:05.161. Just like his brother, he also completed the tract without any penalty.
With the result on the four specials of first stage, Rizal and Rifat Sungkar won the right to race in fifth and sixth stage. This fifth and sixth special was followed by ten fastest offroaders in each class. They are racing to find the champion of second series IXOR 2017.
On the fifth and sixth special stage, the offroaders tried hard to show their best skills. Rifat Sungkar managed to won the fourth position with record time of 06:54.924. Rizal sungkar won the sixth place with record time of 07:11.029.
The excitement of IXOR 2017 surely will not end in Gading Serpong. Wait for the next Achilles supported offroader in the third series of IXOR 2017 to be held in Serang on 5-6 August 2017 and keep following instagram @achilles_radial!