Volkswagen releases 2016 Vento Cup calendar

Volkswagen Motorsport India has released the calendar for 2016 Vento Cup season with four rounds at three different tracks in India.

The new season will kick off during the weekend of June 17-19 at the Kari Motorsport Speedway (KMS) in Coimbatore, with the third round of the MRF F1600 championship.

The series will then move to Chennai for the next two rounds at Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT), where it makes a return after three years, in July and August.

The 2016 season will end in September 16-18 at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC).

Earlier this month, Volkswagen had revealed the 20-driver entry list for this season with eight returning drivers and 12 rookies.

The selected drivers will undergo a fitness programme along with a pre-season test before June.

2016 Vento Cup calendar:

RoundVenueDate
1 Kari Motor Speedway June 17 - 19
2 Madras Motor Race Track July 15 - 17
3 Madras Motor Race Track August 19 - 21
4 Buddh International Circuit September 16 - 19

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