FERRARI CHALLENGE ASIA-PACIFIC PARTNERS WITH PIRELLI
The Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli Asia Pacific Series is headed for New Zealand and will take place on Hampton Downs circuit in April.
The four-day race schedule will run from 12 to 15 April and incorporate the public ‘Ferrari Festival’ over the weekend of 14 and 15 April 2018. “Ferrari has a longstanding history with motor racing in New Zealand, and some of our most committed corse clienti race drivers hail from here,” said Louis Colmache, Head of Corse Clienti, Asia Pacific “We are thrilled to announce that the inaugural New Zealand Ferrari Challenge Series races will take place here in Auckland in 2018”
"It is with great pleasure that we will be able to offer our growing numbers of Ferrari clients the opportunity to drive the iconic Hampton Downs circuit for the themselves” Ferrari Challenge is the widest ranging and most envied one-make client racing series in the world. The FIA approved series was established in 1993.
There are three series: Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific. The Asia Pacific series will open at Melbourne’s iconic Albert Park Circuit in support of the Formula 1 Australia Grand Prix on 22-25 March, before it heads to Hampton Downs on 12-15 April. “New Zealand is home to some of the most passionate Ferrari owners and drivers in the world,” Herbert Appleroth, CEO, Ferrari Australasia said.“We are excited to be able to now offer our clients the opportunity to experience the thrill of racing with Ferrari on some of the most iconic race tracks in the world, including Auckland’s iconic Hampton Downs circuit in New Zealand.“We encourage all of New Zealand’s Ferrari fans to join us for the celebrations.”
Ferrari is extending an invitation for fans to join Ferrari’s celebrations for this open to the public event. A spectacular array of classic and modern Ferrari models and special edition cars will be on display for the public to enjoy.
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