X1 Racing League: the ensemble cast
Son of legendary F1 driver Niki Lauda, Mathias was picked by the Delhi franchise (AD Racing).
India’s Arjun Maini and Gaurav Gill will race for Bengaluru (Bangalore Racing Stars) and Delhi teams respectively.
The league is powered by JK Tyre Motorsports.
Each race will last for 30 minutes and will have three unique team-based race formats per day.
This began with India’s International racers in the first round, they chose Akhil Rabindra. The next to pick were Team Bengaluru who chose Arjun Maini after which Team Mumbai (Mumbai Falcons) went on to choose Arjun’s brother Khush Maini. The others picked in the round were Krishna Mahadik by Team Ahmedabad (DG Racing), Gill by Team Delhi and Chennai team (NK Racing) auto-picked their team owner Narain Karthikeyan.
In the male international racers pool:
Bengaluru were the first pick and chose English racer Oliver James Webb. Malaysian driver Alex Yoong was taken by Ahmedabad, Mathias joined Delhi franchise, China’s Frankie Cheng went to the Chennai team, former F1 racer Tonio Luizzi by Hyderabad and Danish racer Mikkel Jensen by Mumbai.