Having decided to compete in three series this season – Rotax Max Challenge Series, IAME X30 Series and the Dubai Bambino Cup, powered by IAME X30 Series – Shonal has now achieved wins in six out of the seven races so far held across the three series.
Competing in the Bambino (5-8 years old) class, Shonal claimed three of the four time-trial held to garner a maximum of 77 points from the 80 available.
He was followed by another Muscat-based Omani youngster Adam Awan, who collected 74 points for a second-place finish.
Shonal won the first heat with a timing of 1m:20.875sec to get off to a perfect start. However, Leonidas Peruzzi came back in the second to take the honours as Shonal clocked 1m:20.910s.
The Indian School Ghubra student then had laps of 1m:20.231s and 1m:21.064s in the next two to claim victory.
Omani go-karting racer Adam Awan came second in third and fourth race with a time of 1m:20.720s and 1m:21.467s respectively. He was third in the first and second race with a time of 1m:22.377s and 1m:22.775s respectively.