It is in deed an honor for me to pen this message for the souvenir of the 7th Cavalry Supercross2017”, invented by SLARDAR, in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps 7 years ago.

SLARDAR as the premier Motor Racing Club in Sri Lanka which was merely formed to enhance theskills of the Racing Drivers & Riders and in pure intention of developing the Motor Racing Sport in Sri Lanka are so much grateful to Sri Lanka Armoured Corps regiment for giving the opportunity to all ourcompetitors to conduct their training & testing sessions throughout the year at the Cavalry Race track Pangolla.

Furthermore, together, I am sure we can be very proud of the comments made by two WorldRenowned Rallycross drivers, namely Fumio Nutahara from Japan & Mark Higgins from United Kingdom asone of the best technical tracks in Sri Lanka when they participated in Driver Training sessions at CavalryTrack within the past few months.

SLARDAR has been instrumental in developing Supercross tracks in Sri Lanka, Starting from FoxHill, Gajaba, Gunners & Commandos and Cavalry, once again we express our wholehearted gratitude to ourPast President, Father of Supercross Racing in Sri Lanka, Mr. Hans Ralf Karpenski for continuous guidancein taking the Sport to the next level with necessary changes & improvements taking place in all the tracks.

Moreover, With the Launch of Sri Lanka Super Series 2017 powered by Abaya & Co. where CavalrySupercross is one of the most important events, we are proud to announce that the Champion Driver willreceive a Brand New KIA Picanto Car, Sponsored by Vision Care (Pvt) Ltd. and Co-Sponsored by KIA MotorsLanka Limited and the Champion Rider will receive a Brand New Honda Hornet Motor Cycle Sponsored byStafford Motors (Pvt) Ltd at the awards ceremony which will be held at Eagles Lake Side Ratmalana on the 2nd of December 2017.

A very Sincere thanks to Maj. Gen. SathyapriyaLiyanage, Col. Commandant of Sri Lanka ArmouredCorps Regiment, Brig. IndunilRanasinghe, Chairman Organizing Committee & the Inventor of Cavalry,with his team of officers & other ranks for organizing this gigantic event once again this year. It is reallycommendable & SLARDAR as the Co-Partners are privileged to be a part of this team.

I whole heartedly thank The Committee Members & officials of SLARDAR, the Competitors, theSpectators & the Sponsors for the contributions they have made to make this inaugural meet a hugesuccess.

Finally, I wish to extend my best wishes to all the fellow competitors & hope every one of you woulddisplay the right spirit, right sportsmanship & the beauty of a perfect “Man & Machine” combination to everyone who’s present at “Cavalry Supercross Track” Pangolla.


President - SLARDAR