Nissan GT Academy kicks off in Delhi; second season in India

The second season of Nissan GT Academy in India kicked off in style from Delhi with over 800 people participating in the Live Qualifying round hosted DLF Place, Saket from 5th to 7th June, 2015. The Nissan GT Academy is an initiative by Nissan and PlayStation in search of a racing driver in India. The academy is currently in its seventh season worldwide and second season in India.

The fastest top 10 participants were: Sr. No. Name Lap Time Millisecond 1 Ravjyot Singh 00:01:04 890 2 Anmol Singh 00:01:05 586 3 Achintya Mehrotra 00:01:05 598 4 Sumanyu Singh 00:01:05 893 5 Puneet Batra 00:01:06 390 6 Siddharth Muriyal 00:01:06 511 7 Shaikh Mustafa 00:01:06 605 8 Shashank Sharma 00:01:06 740 9 Meher Deep Singh 00:01:07 65 10 Ishan  Sharma 00:01:07 449

GT Academy India Live Qualifying rounds will move to other cities - Mumbai, Bangalore and Chennai as per the following schedule: City Dates Venue Mumbai 12th- 14th June Infinity 2, Malad (West) Bangalore 19th – 21st June Phoenix Market City, Whitefield Chennai 26th – 28th June Express Avenue, Royapettah

Ten winners will be selected from these Live Events and they will join ten winners from the online qualification round, at the Indian National Final to be held in July 2015 in Chennai. The winners of the National Finals will get an opportunity to compete to be one of the six to race at the famous Silverstone Race Camp in August 2015.

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