Shamim Khan, the winner of the 2010 Gulf Monsoon Scooter Rally will be representing Mahindra 2 Wheelers yet again, in this year’s edition of the rally which will be held on July 17 at Uran. Shamim will be riding the Mahindra Rodeo which he steered to victory last year which was also when Mahindra 2 Wheelers made its debut in the rally.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Devendra Shinde, Vice President Marketing 2 Wheeler Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. said, “We are delighted to have Shamim back on board for this year’s edition of the Gulf Monsoon Scooter Rally and hope to see him on the winner’s podium this year as well. We would like to wish him the very best of luck for the rally.”
National Champion, Shamim Khan started his career in the year 2000. He is originally from Nashik and has been dominating local Maharashtra rallies for almost six years now.
The perfect choice for the young urban male, the Mahindra Rodeo is a high performance, feature-packed scooter with a distinctly macho demeanour. A robust 125 cc engine offers 8.0 bhp of power, making it one of the most powerful vehicles in its class.
The Gulf Monsoon Scooter Rally is a popular event organised by Sportscraft for the 22nd straight year. The rally has gained enormous popularity over the years and attracts participants from Mumbai and neighbouring cities like Pune, Nashik and Kolhapur.