The inaugural Defence Services Motor Racing Championship-2018 was successfully concluded at the Gajaba Super Cross Track, Saliyapura on 28 and 29 March 2018 under the patronage of Maj. Gen. DDUK Hettiarachchi -Chairman Army Motor Racing Sports Committee as the chief guest. Many Officers and Other ranks from tri forces and many motor racing enthusiasts attend for the event.
More than 90 motor racing drivers and riders from SL Army, SL Navy and SLAF contested in 09 racing events. SL Army won the overall championship while SLAF emerged as runners-up. The title of the ‘Best Rider’ was secured by Corporal Premaratna HMJS from SL Army and the title of the ‘Best Rider-Runner-up’ was secured by Leading Aircraftman Pieris HYM of SLAF. At this championship, SLAF riders and drivers bagged 1 Silver and 3 Bronze Medals.