Bahrain: India’s Jehan Daruvala has created history by becoming the first India to win an F2 Race. His success was seen during the Sakhir Grand Prix held in Bahrain.
What is even more noteworthy is that this was his maiden win in Formula 2 and was a thrilling competition against F2 champion Mick Schumacher and Daniel Ticktum in the support race of the season-ending Formula 1 Grand Prix.
Following this momentous win, Jehan thanked his team and supports and said his goal was to make himself and his country proud. “P1!! Feels really good to end the season on a high.. A big thank you to team and everyone who’s supported me throughout the season …See you next year.”
The win by 22-year-old also resulted in the playing of Indian National Anthem at the F2 podium for the first time – a proud moment for Indian motorsport as well as the entire country.