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Decade of UAE Motorsport by NGK Spark Plug Middle East

Dubai, UAE, 5 November 2020:  The local motorsport community received encouraging news today after Dubai Autodrome and NGK Spark Plug Middle East announced to extend their partnership that has now spanned an incredible ten years and running.

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NGK Spark Plug Middle East will remain a friendly and familiar face in the race paddock at Dubai Autodrome as the Japanese company and global market leader continues its unwavering commitment to motorsport in the region.

Managing Director of NGK Spark Plug Middle East Mr.Yoshihiro Goto said, “This year we celebrate an important milestone with ten years of solidarity with the local motorsport community and a steadfast partnership with Dubai Autodrome.  We look forward to promoting another season of the NGK UAE ProCar Championship.”

Managing Director of NGK Spark Plug Middle East Mr.Yoshihiro Goto. Photo: Aaron Meriwether
Managing Director of NGK Spark Plug Middle East Mr.Yoshihiro Goto. Photo: Aaron Meriwether

 

The popular NGK UAE ProCar Championship features a spectacular mix of high-performance GT cars, aerodynamic prototypes and competitive touring cars.  The first round of the new season roars into action on 13-14 November at Dubai Autodrome.

Director of NGK Spark Plug Middle East/Africa/Eurasia Aftermarket EMEA Mr.Tufan Baysal said, “Motorsports is in our DNA and we are thrilled to be connected to millions of motorsport fans on the track and online as the fruit of this outstanding partnership for the last decade. Congratulations to all heroes who made it possible”.

Director of NGK Spark Plug Middle East/Africa/Eurasia Aftermarket EMEA Mr.Tufan Baysal. Photo: Aaron Meriwether
Director of NGK Spark Plug Middle East/Africa/Eurasia Aftermarket EMEA Mr.Tufan Baysal. Photo: Aaron Meriwether

 

Dubai Autodrome General Manager Faisal Al Sahlawi added, “For the past decade the support and enthusiasm of our partner NGK Spark Plug Middle East has been second to none.  Dubai Autodrome is honoured to welcome NGK back for another exciting season of racing.”

(left to right): Yoshihiro Goto, Faisal Al Sahlawi and Tufan Baysal. Photo: Aaron Meriwether
(left to right): Yoshihiro Goto, Faisal Al Sahlawi and Tufan Baysal. Photo: Aaron Meriwether

 

Report & Photos: Aaron Meriwether

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