Nissan GT Academy 2015 Moves up a Level with National Finals in Chennai

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Nissan announced the commencement of the GT Academy National Finals for India on July 1st, 2015. The event, hosted over two days at Chennai’s legendary MMSC Racetrack, saw the top 20 qualifiers from online and live qualification events compete for the top spots.

The winners are –

  • Abhishek Dwarknath
  • Anush Chakravarthi
  • Askhay Gupta
  • Dhruv Dayal
  • Jaideep Chahal
  • Shantanu Kallianpukar

The six winners of the second season of GT Academy in India will now move to Silverstone, UK for the ultimate race camp, where they compete with the finalists from Japan, Thailand, Indonesia and Philippines in the GT Academy Asia Championship.

One winner from here will then get a chance to undergo a driver development program and compete for Nissan at Dubai 24-Hours.

Nissan GT Academy kick-started the hunt for a racing driver in June this year, in association with Sony PlayStation.

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