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Emirates Racing Duels SUPERDRYVER for Supremacy

Dubai, UAE, 13 December 2019:  After 451 laps of endurance kart racing, Pro championship leader Emirates Racing (#8) has taken back control of the contest from surprise contender SUPERDRYVER (#33) in the final round of the Dubai Kartdrome Endurance Championship Powered by Motorsport Wheels.

Arjun Manjunath, Romaldo Labrooy, Ramez Azzam and Tom Bale of Emirates Racing are currently in control of their own destiny, leading the race and well clear of the defending Pro champion, Bin Drai Karting Team (#21), languishing down in tenth place overall.

Going for first Pro title: Emirates Racing (#8). Photo: Aaron Meriwether
Going for first Pro title: Emirates Racing (#8). Photo: Aaron Meriwether

 

SUPERDRYVER, with veteran racers Oliver Laurencon, Nicolas Rohrbasser, Miguel Silva and Damien Silva have altered the script on the expected battle between Emirates Racing and Bin Drai Karting Team, taking the frontrunner position for much of the first half of the race.

Surprise!  Here comes SUPERDRYVER (#33). Photo: Aaron Meriwether
Surprise! Here comes SUPERDRYVER (#33). Photo: Aaron Meriwether

 

Dmitry Levin, Konstantin Mandrikov, Victor Agafanov and Marat Gubaidullin of the all-Russian squad LD Russia (#18) are also in contention, currently in third-place overall.  The Russian drivers are in great position to take both the Corporate and Nations Cup titles.

LD Russia (#18) chasing Corporate and Nations Cup glory. Photo: Aaron Meriwether
LD Russia (#18) chasing Corporate and Nations Cup glory. Photo: Aaron Meriwether

 

Report & Photos: Aaron Meriwether

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