Morocco Rally: Aravind Moves Up To 19th; CS Santosh Comes Back On Day 4
By Sameer Contractor
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Published on October 7, 2016
- Aravind KP finished 28th in overall standings after a 20 minute penalty
- CS Santosh started from the back after an early retirement on Day 3
- Juan Pedrero of TVS-Sherco leads between both Indian teams
Aravind managed to set the 32nd fastest time of the day in stage 4 of the Morocco Rally on his RTR 450, but fell back by three places in the overall standing, having incurred a penalty of 20 minutes during the day. That said, the Indian rider has retained his 19th position in the 450cc class, while the FIM rank including quad bike is retained as well at 20th.
Meanwhile, Hero MotoSports rider CS Santosh managed to make a comeback after being forced to retire early in stage 3 due to technical issues. The retirement did cost him his position in the rally and was classified last on Day 4. The Bangalore-based rider managed to show impressive pace throughout the day and even set the 29th fastest lap, but ended the day with a 35-minute penalty.
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