It was inevitable that the battle for the2011 SLARDAR Championship was getting ever so hot with Dinesh and Pasindu Peiris fighting for every single point that they could score to secure the Championship.
The duo arrived for the race with much hope and Dinesh was looking forward to a close battle even despite the fact he having problems with his Lancer Evo X RS which his crew could not rectify even on race day.
Nevertheless Dinesh with his Evo X RS secured the pole position on Saturdays wet weather qualifying session. This was his first pole position at Katukurunda circuit with his Evo X RS.
In race 01, Dinesh was off to a fraction of a second late start which pushed him back to 7th place but then managed to finish 4th in race 01. However starting race 02 from 4th grid with absolute determination, he went on to win race 02 securing maximum points for the 2011 SLARDAR Championship.