Ten10 Racing has signed up seven riders to participate in the Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championships and the Malaysian Super Series this season.
The line up of the riders is as follows:
S. Padmanaban will participate in the Group D 125cc novice category for Ten10 Racing. He is an upcoming rider who has had a successful campaign in the MRF International Challenge 2010 Underbone races. The team is confident that he is best suited to win the 125cc Championship this season.
M Sudhakar will represent Ten10 Racing’s in the Group D 165cc four stroke category and Group C two stroke intermediate category. Sudhakar has vast experience in stock bike racing and will bring it to use this season for the team.
Ten10 ace rider, Sarath Kumar and Shyam Shankar will pair up in Group B 165cc – four stroke expert class. The talented duo is expected to give a tough fight to all the riders in this class for the Championship.
Vikram V and Sanjay Kumar who were part of Ten10 Racing’s 1000cc grid in 2009, this year they will be riding in the 600cc ‘Group A’ Super Stock category which should make for many interesting battles throughout the season.
Sreekumar Gopinathan a.k.a. Poncho
Ten10 Racing will make its foray into the international racing scene with its riders Emmanuel Jebaraj and Sreekumar Gopinathan (Poncho). The two riders will participate in the Malaysian Super Series 600cc class. Emmanuel has already taken part in the Malaysian Super Series whilst ‘Poncho’ will take his vast experience to the International Super Series arena for the first time this year. The team is confident of making its mark at the Malaysian Super Series this year.
The team has also confirmed its technical partnership with KBC helmets and Agip lubricants for the 2010 season and is confident of roping in more partners before the end of the season.
Team principal, Ramji, is excited about the new team and is confident of winning a few Championships this season. The riders and the support from the sponsors have Ramji feeling very confident and upbeat about the team’s fortune this season.