Dilantha first Lankan to win Asia GT3 C’ship
Oct 27, 2010 8:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Lankan driver Dilantha Malagamuwa brings glory to Sri Lanka and Motor Racing by achieving the top position in the Asian region and at International level. Earlier he has won the Malaysian Super Series twice and also heading for the Malaysian title for third time.
Malagamuwa came up with another brilliant performance at Auto Polis Circuit in Japan to win the Asia GT3 championship. For this he had three consecutive victories within a space of two days and also driving for the first time on this track. He was competing in the Asia GT3 rounds seven, eight and nine during these three days.
When he reached the track for timing he was placed second behind his biggest challenger Hammam with a deficit of 20 points and he had to win all three events to become the champion in this class.
While timing he had recorded the best time and was on the pole position. Making good use of this advantage he went on to win the first race to reduce the lead.