New record in women’s quarter mile drag race

Sindhu Prakash (right) at an earlier event. Picture: SUPPLIED

THE national record in the women’s category was broken at the Pacific Energy Quarter Mile Drag Race in Pacific Harbour today.

Sindhu Prakash broke her own record of 14.48 seconds.

She finished the race in a time of 14.12 seconds.

In the men’s category, Ravin Nath came in first with a time of 10.37 seconds followed by Vicky Nath who finished with a time of 10.70 seconds.

Rohit Singh came in third in a time of 11.63 seconds.

Fiji Motorsports Association president Raizal Haniff was impressed with the turnout of 37 cars.

“Competition is very tight as we saw a new national record in the women’s category. This is a very good sign and it shows how hard the drivers are trying to improve their timings,” Haniff said.

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