Wins both Champion Driver and Car Team Champion trophies with 17 podium finishes
The CEAT Racing Team outgunned the opposition in characteristic style at the 2016 Gunner Supercross to win the Driver Championship, the Car Team Championship and secured 17 podium finishes.
CEAT’s ace driver Ushan Perera was in sizzling form, winning both races for SLGT Super Cars to be adjudged champion driver at the meet and together with teammate Malika Kuruvitarachchi took the Car Team Championship.
This was the fourth consecutive Car Team Championship for the CEAT Racing Team at races conducted by the Sri Lanka Auto-sports Drivers Association (SLADA) for the 2016 CEAT SLADA Championship.
Emphatically stamping the team’s dominance of the SLGT Supercars (3500cc) events, members of the CEAT Racing Team took the first three places in both races at the Gunner Supercross.
In all, the CEAT Racing Team secured five first places, four second places, five third places and three fourth places at this year’s Gunner Supercross. The team members that won their respective races were Ushan Perera (two), Devin Serasinghe and Evon B. Gurusinghe (two).
The CEAT Racing Team for 2016 comprises of Upulwan Serasinghe, Janaka Dias, Pasindu Peiris, Lalin Kirinda, Prasanna de Alwis, Lt. Colonel Duminda Jayasinghe, Lt. Colonel Indu Samarakoon, Ushan Perera, Malika Kuruvitarachchi, Gayantha Rangana, Devin Serasinghe, Evon B. Gurusinghe and Deshan Solanki.
The team races under CEAT colours at the five race meets conducted by the Sri Lanka Auto-sports Drivers Association (SLADA) for the 2016 CEAT SLADA Championship.