The riders and the drivers were back in the Desert once again, this time for the second edition of the India Baja. India Baja was created in 2016 by Northern Motorsports with the aim of giving Indian riders a chance to compete at the international level.
The race was conceived on the lines of the Baja races that are extremely popular in Europe. The Baja format involves racing from dawn to dusk. The 2017 edition looked set to whip up fierce competition with the ceremonial flag off ceremony of the cross-country event held in the beautiful city of Jaisalmer. It all started with the technical and administrative checks of the all the participating bikes and cars before the first stage of the rally the next day.
This year the India Baja had the unique distinction of bringing the prestigious Dakar label for the first time in the history of Indian motorsport. Living cars was there to get you all the adrenaline pumping action.