Royal Enfield manufacturing unit check rider, Paul Young claims the checkered flag and championship crown on the Royal Enfield Twins FT at Greenfield Dirt Track within the UK.
Royal Enfield has claimed one more motorsport victory, successful the 2021 DTRA flat monitor “Twins Class” championship within the model’s first yr of aggressive flat monitor racing in Europe. Royal Enfield teammates Gary Birtwistle and Paul Young claimed the checkered flag in all 5 rounds of racing, and completed first and second within the championship. The fifth and closing spherical of the 2021 DRTA season ended at a singular TT circuit on the Greenfield Dirt Track in Lincolnshire.
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With Royal Enfield’s lead rider, Gary Birtwistle, having his season reduce brief with a damaged scaphoid bone in his wrist (after successful the entire first 3 races), it was all time for Royal to safe the championship crown. For it got here teammate Paul Young. Enfield Team. Paul is comparatively new to flat monitor, though he has years of GP2 racing expertise below his belt. Nevertheless, he flew via the qualifying heats and located himself on the entrance of the grid to advance to the finals.
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The end result marked Royal Enfield’s first “factory” European Championship victory for the reason that nice Johnny Brittain received the ACU Star, the National Trials Championship, in 1956. The win marks an thrilling new milestone for Royal Enfield, as it’s an Indian bike of British origin. The model is discovering its footing on this planet of aggressive racing.
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So, will Royal Enfield make the One Make Championship nearer to dwelling in India for Indian racers through the use of the race-prepped Continental GT 650 bikes? Wishful considering, however because the previous saying goes, “Run Sunday, sell on Monday,” it might be one thing of a model proper up the alley, not solely as a worldwide chief within the mid-sized bike house, however Even on this planet of aggressive racing. Times, they definitely are, and are positively altering!
With inputs from NDTV