Motorsport: Suncity Group title sponsors 61st Macau Grand Prix
- Updated: July 16, 2014
July 16, 2014: Suncity Group has been announced as the title sponsor for the 61st Macau Grand Prix, which will be held in Macau from November 13-16.
Suncity Group will also title sponsor the three blue-riband headline races: the Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix, the official FIA Formula 3 Intercontinental Cup; the double-header season finale of the FIA World Touring Car Champion – Guia Race of Macau – Presented by Suncity Group; and the Suncity Group Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix – 48th Edition.
Suncity Group has supported the Grand Prix in previous years, lending its name to the Macau Road Sport Challenge from 2011 to 2013, but this year marks the first time the company has taken overall title sponsorship.
As the race enters its seventh decade, long-time partner CTM returns as race sponsor for the CTM Macau Touring Car Cup, a race that features many of Macau’s top drivers competing on their home circuit.
Yokohama returns as the official tyre for the Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix, extending the long-standing partnership to 32 years. Yokohama is again the official tyre of the FIA World Touring Car Championship.
For the second consecutive year, Grand Motors Limited will provide Bentley Safety Cars and Volkswagen Official and Rescue vehicles.
Source: Macau Grand Prix (www.macau.grandprix.gov.mo); Editing by SportAsia