GAC Motor Dominates Kalayaan Cup Manufacturers Class
China’s fastest-growing automaker, GAC Motor, bagged the first place at this year’s Kalayaan Cup Endurance Challenge under Manufacturers Class for both four-hour and 12-hour segments.
Presented by Petron Corporation, the race began at 5:30am on June 12 at the Clark International Speedway (CIS) in line with the celebration of Araw ng Kalayaan 2019.
The GAC Motor Race Team, composed of Brennan Lim, Mark Bernardo, Francis Arjonillo, Aurick Go, Sung Joon Park, Andre Tan, Jun Magno, and E.Z. Ligaya, successfully placed second after the first four hours and finished its first ever 12-hour Endurance Race in fourth place.
The GA4 sedan 1.5L manual transmission has proven its worth on the race track by showcasing its powerful and world-class performance. The vehicle made it through the checkered flag after 12 hours without any issues aside from refueling, tire change, and driver change.
Despite being a newcomer, the quality and reliability of GA4 gave GAC Motor a remarkable finish on its first race, beating other top brands in the competition.