• Open for biking enthusiasts, the second edition will be hosted in Bangalore on 19th March
• Exclusive race categories for Pulsar RS200, Pulsar NS/AS200 and Pulsar 220
• Fun filled extravaganza with Track races, Laser edged Stunt shows, Race & Stunt clinics, DIY sessions, Combat zone, Bicycle Motocross, all day food & beer café and much more
• Live performance by India’s biggest Indie and folk music sensation Raghu Dixit
• Total 36 finalists (12 from each category) will compete at the Kari Motor Speedway, Coimbatore for the second Pulsar Cup
Bangalore, 19th March, 2017: Bajaj Auto, the leader in sports biking category presents the second season of the highly acclaimed Pulsar Festival of Speed in Bangalore. With the latest edition grown bigger, Pulsar fans will now get to experience, never like before excitement and thrill.
The festival which has commenced from 26th February onwards in Gurugram, will give Pulsar customers an opportunity to indulge in professional lap racing on a track setup for the ultimate biking experience. Touted as India’s first festival on speed biking, the event will be hosted in Gurugram on 26th February, Hyderabad on 5th March, Chennai on 11th March, Bangalore on 19th March, Aamby Valley for Pune & Mumbai on 2nd April, and finale at Coimbatore on 9th April providing sport biking thrill with intriguing track races and breath taking stunt shows.
The Pulsar Festival of Speed is the ultimate youth festival in all respects with races, adventure and Music. It will be hosted at iconic locations in each city with race track set-up providing an opportunity for Pulsar fans to participate in lap racing and the chance to emerge as the ultimate champions of Festival of Speed. Separate races will be held for different variants of Pulsar viz. RS 200, NS & AS 200 and 220. The festival will be replete with fun and adventure entailing activities like stunt biking, dirt & drag racing, with the addition of exciting new activities like Combat zone, Race & Stunt clinics, DIY sessions and much more. To top it all, the Bangalore edition of the festival will also have India’s biggest Indie and Folk music sensation Raghu Dixit performing live.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr Sumeet Narang, Vice President (Marketing), Bajaj Auto, said “The first edition of Pulsar Festival of Speed witnessed overwhelming response from bike enthusiasts across the length and breadth of the country. As a sports biking market leader it is our constant endeavour to keep evolving the landscape and taking customer engagement to new levels.”
Mr. Narang further added, “We successfully engaged over 20,000 fans from across the country for this mega show last year, and this year we anticipate the footfalls to double, as we bring in some more fun and action for the audience. In the coming years, we aim to take this festival to an international scale, extending the participation to overseas racing enthusiasts as well.”
The festival of speed will invite Pulsar fans to register and compete in races conducted over laps and choose the 6 best racers in each city. The 36 winners will then compete in the Grand Finale on Kari Motor Speedway, Coimbatore in a face off to emerge as national winners. The National champions will be awarded with a total prize money of Rs 2.7 lakh.
Pulsar Festival Schedule:
City Venue Date and Time
Gurugram Leisure Valley,
Sector 29, Gurugram 26th Feb, 2PM – 9PM
Hyderabad Leonia Holistic Destination , Bommaraspet, Shameerpet, Ranga Reddy District, Bangalore 5th Mar, 2PM – 9PM
Chennai Marina Kart Arena, Sathya Nagar, Bangalore Port Trust, Bangalore 11th Mar, 2PM – 9PM
Bangalore Meco Kartopia, Chaggalagatti Village, Hennur Bagalur Road, Bangalore 19th Mar, 2PM – 9PM
Mumbai & Pune Aamby Valley, Lonavala 2nd Apr, 11AM – 6PM
Coimbatore Kari Motor Speedway 9th Apr