The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Asia Series is coming to Korea for the first time ever. On August 09-11, the Inje Speedium will host the 3rd round of 6 in this extraordinary championship, jointly held by Italian luxury super sports car maker Automobili Lamborghini and Swiss Haute Horlogerie manufacturer Blancpain.
Continuing the success of this ultimate lifestyle experience and marking the first ever venue to host the Super Trofeo in Korea is the brand new Inje Speedium. Here, Korea joins the exclusive world of gentlemen racing and the second consecutive year of this exciting championship in Asia.
There is plenty to look out for in this 3rd stop of the Super Trofeo Asia Series 2013, which has already witnessed a plethora of remarkable motorsport. Over the last two stops, the International circuits in Shanghai in China and Sepang in Malaysia have seen glorious triumphs from both Chinese and Malaysian gentlemen drivers.
Enjoying familiar surroundings in this round of the Super Trofeo 2013 is distinguished actor and singer from Korea, Ryu Si-Won. With a relentless passion for extreme and competitive driving in the realms of Lamborghini, Ryu Si-Won faces new boundaries as he strives to bring victory for Korea this coming weekend. The first ever female contestants in the Super Trofeo Asia Series, Rally Marina Sa from Indonesia and Mika Kagoshima from Japan, also take the limelight in this forthcoming race as they continue to race for ultimate glory.
Located in the North-East of South Korea and with a rich surrounding landscape of mountains and valleys, the remote and picturesque Inje Speedium inherits the country’s unique cultural identity of the traditional and modern, which will now encounter new measures of extreme competition from the Raging Bull. With 4.2 km of new surfacing, high-speed corners and an unprecedented scope for racing excellence to be had, Inje Speedium will provide gentlemen drivers with a fresh arena of competitive challenges and racing experience.
Quick learning and adaptability will count for everything on this track, which also welcomes for the first time ever the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo 2013. The advanced proficiencies in aerodynamics and handling performance of this championship’s feature model comprise an instrument of motorsport that will allow contestants to infuse the young Inje Speedium with an uncompromising standard of super sports car racing.
Commenting on this upcoming race, Cristiano Inverni, Coordinator of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Asia Series, said: “Exploring new boundaries for the ultimate lifestyle experience is what brings us to Korea, an entirely new venue for this racing series. This round of the 2013 Super Trofeo Asia Series will not only be an exciting new platform for gentlemen drivers, but it is also an exciting landmark for Lamborghini’s increasing development in motorsport across Asia.” Alain Delamuraz, Blancpain Vice President and Head of Marketing, said: “Over the years, Blancpain is increasing its active presence in Asia and we are excited to visit Inje racetrack where we have never been with the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo. Our guests will have the chance to discover the brand from another perspective, feeling the extreme precision of timekeeping and the sensation of speed achieved through mechanical excellence.“
Asia-Pacific Series Calendar
|Event 1:||May 24 – 26||Shanghai, China|
|Event 2:||June 28 – 30||Sepang, Malaysia|
|Event 3:||August 09 – 11||Inje, Korea|
|Event 4:||September 20 – 22||Fuji, Japan|
|Event 5:||October 25 – 27||Shanghai, China|
|Event 6:||November 08 – 10||Macau|
|World Final||November 23 – 24||Rome, Italy|