Formula Bharat

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Membership Session: Maximizing Driving Performance

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On Monday, March 4 at 6:30 PM IST, Prarthana Murugavel, a Professional Racing Driver shall be presenting on the topic “Maximising Driving Performance” as a part of the Membership by Formula Bharat initiative.


  • Basics of Driving Techniques and Skills
  • Physical and Mental Conditioning
  • A brief on starting a racing career in India

About the Speaker:

Prarthana Murugavel, a dynamic and determined individual with a keen eye for creative pursuits, holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design from DJ Academy of Design. Her fascination with motorsports began in 2014 during a live telecast of the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Monaco, propelling her into an extraordinary journey fueled by an unrelenting passion for racing.

Her accomplishments include:

  • Special award at the FMSCI annual award ceremony 2024.
  • Secured Gold in the Women’s Karting Slalom at the Asia Pacific Motorsport Championship 2023, representing India.
  • First Indian woman to win Gold in Karting Slalom at an international/multinational motorsports event.
  • Most Promising Female Racer at the JK Tyre FMSCI National Car Racing Championship 2022.
  • Fourth position in the Momentum Motorsports Driver Development Program 2022.
  • Best Rookie trophy at the MRF MMSC FMSCI National Car Racing Championship (Round 2) in 2021.
  • Second position in the Talent Hunt organized by Ahura Racing in 2021.

Connect with Prarthana:

Instagram: @prarthana.murugavel


This is an exclusive session for the members under the Membership by Formula Bharat initiative. Members can directly log into the Zoom session at

Interested in attending the session? Become a member at INR 750 and gain access to all the sessions scheduled for the year.