$5K For Drag Race

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Lin­coln Re­frig­er­a­tion Lim­ited has given Fiji Car Club $5000 for the Drag Race on July 24 at Nanuku Aero­drome in Pa­cific Har­bour. The win­ner gets $500 cash voucher, sec­ond prize is $300 and third prize is $200. “We are very thank­ful for the kind do­na­tion from Lin­coln Re­frig­er­a­tion,” Fiji Car Club as­sis­tant sec­re­tary Amit Prasad said. “They have been with us for the past few years now and have be­come a part of the Fiji Car Club fam­ily and we want to thank them for be­ing there and sup­port­ing us.”

Lin­coln Re­frig­er­a­tion Lim­ited man­ag­ing di­rec­tor Praveen Singh said they are pleased to be sup­port­ing Fiji Car Club. “I am very glad that we have been as­so­ci­ated with Fiji Car Club for another year,” Singh said. “Ravin Nath ap­proached us for this event and we can’t say no to him. We are very glad again that we are sup­port­ing Fiji Car Club.

“Lin­coln Re­frig­er­a­tion is not only as­so­ci­ated with Drag Race but with other sports in Fiji.” Prasad said they are look­ing for­ward to hav­ing a won­der­ful race. “It is a fam­ily event and we want more par­tic­i­pants this year and hop­ing at least 30 plus cars will take part,” Prasad said. “We’re look­ing for­ward to other com­peti­tors for Ravin Nath also be­cause I am sure he is get­ting bored of win­ning. “This year we started see­ing 40 to 50 cars lin­ing up since we in­tro­duced a new cat­e­gory in­volv­ing ladies and the hy­brid cat­e­gory and we hope the num­bers keep grow­ing.” Edited by Osea Bola

Photo: Jus­tine Mannan

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