Mumbai, March 25, 2023: One other version of the celebrated and hugely-successful “JK Tyre WIAA Ladies’s Rally to the Valley”, organized by the Western India Vehicle Affiliation (WIAA) and offered by JK Tyre, was flagged off, amidst thunderous help from the members. The flag-off ceremony was graced by Shri Vivek Phansalkar – IPS, Commissioner of Mumbai Police; Shri Pravin Padwal – IPS Joint Commissioner of Police, Visitors, Higher Mumbai; and Shri Anuj Kathuria – President (India), JK Tyre & Industries, as Chief Friends.
The rally had round 300 members from varied walks of life, coming collectively to voice for varied causes together with ladies empowerment and girls’s security. JK Tyre racer & one among India’s main skilled ladies racer Mira Erda cheered for the members and kickstarted the rally driving the ‘Zero Automotive’. The occasion commenced from NCPA, Nariman Level, Mumbai and after traversing by town’s main landmarks will conclude in Nasik the place the winners shall be awarded within the prize distribution ceremony.
Sharing his delight on the conduction of this yr’s version, Mr. Anuj Kathuria, President (India), JK Tyre & Industries, mentioned “We’re delighted to host one other thrilling version of this prestigious rally and I congratulate all for his or her participation and help. Being a promoter of motorsport for many years now, JK Tyre has at all times been targeted on making motorsport extra inclusive and welcoming to all. This rally is a testomony to our dedication to empower ladies and to create a extra sturdy and numerous motorsports neighborhood.”
The occasion is held in TSD (Time, Velocity, Distance) format which is a singular type of rallying the place crossing the chequered flag quickest just isn’t the target. Every group contains of a driver and navigator, the place the navigator who has to remember the route directions, calculate the common pace and make sure the group is on monitor and never behind or forward of the schedule as each eventualities appeal to penalty factors. Contributors have to take care of specified instances and common speeds (that are at par or decrease than the authorized limits) on varied segments of a predefined route.
The members put ahead varied themes starting from little one abuse, ‘nari shakti’, ladies empowerment, little one marriage, ladies management, ladies’s security, and plenty of extra. The embellished automobiles and costumes evoked the messages of the members.
Of their effort to offer extra publicity to ladies members, JK Tyre shall be rewarding the general winner of the rally with a sponsored drive to participate in one of the vital awaited TSD Drives within the Jap A part of the country-the JK Tyre Himalayan Drive to be held from April 1st to fiveth. The occasion shall be flagged off from Siliguri and after masking Sikkim will conclude in Darjeeling. The JK Tyre WIAA “Ladies’s Rally to the Valley” aligns with JK Tyre’s imaginative and prescient of bringing extra ladies into motorsport and giving them a platform to have fun their true potential. Thrill and pleasure stuffed the air because the rally moved by the cities echoing the spirit of womanhood. The members of the JK Tyre WIAA Ladies’s Rally to the Valley got here from completely different backgrounds together with Indian Navy, Military, Airforce, Freeway Visitors Police Maharashtra, Regional Transport Division and others. The occasion is offered by JK Tyre and powered by BPCL, Westside and Go Digit Insurance coverage.