12 Aug '17, 4pm
Wet Initiation For Vios Challenge Racers
The inaugural Vios Challenge turned out to be a baptism of sorts for the racing drivers as torrential afternoon rain made the street circuit a here a tricky and challenging experience for them, many of whom were participating in a motor racing event for the first time in their lives. The two scheduled races for the day were delayed by the Race Director for safety reasons and were later run to the delight of some 10,755 spectators who turned out in force to soak in the atmosphere at the Toyota GAZOO Racing (TGR) Racing Festival held on the fringes of the Batu Kawan Stadium. Spectators began filing in early to be among the first to enjoy the experiences including drift exhibitions, celebrity meet-and-greet sessions, stage shows, games and many other activities that entertained the huge crowds. Among the show-stoppers was the very first northern appearance of the Toyota C-HR ...