PanAfrica win for TVS Sherco
THE SHERCO TVS Rally Team had an impressive outing at the grueling 1,400km long 2018 PanAfrica Rally. Three of the team’s riders finished in the top 10. The Metge brothers helped their team to a double podium finish with Michael Metge winning the rally, while Adrien Metge finished in 3rd place. The Frenchmen were split by Mario Patrao. Aside from the podium finishers, TVS Sherco’s Abdul Wahid Tanveer, two-time Raid de Himalaya winner, brought his motorcycle home in 8th place overall. Along with that, he took the win in Enduro Class. However, the other Indian rider for Sherco TVS, Arvind KP suffered an injury during the rally. He was forced to abandon it at the prologue stage. Ashish Raorane’s enjoyed a strong outing at his first international rally. The Indian rider finished in 18th place overall. In the Enduro class, Ashish Raorane was classified 8th astride his KTM.