Ashwin Sundar, the ace racer from Chennai who shot to limelight when he won the MRF Mondial National Championship in 2003 has died in a tragic accident. His wife Dr Nivetha was also charred to death.
The BMW Z4 Twin Seater in which they both were travelling got entrapped between a tree and a wall in MRC Nagar and burst into flame. Touted to be one of the safest car, it became a surprise for many that how the locking system has failed.
Apart from few championships he holds, Ashwin has also won F4 National Championship in 2012,13.