Tag: TGR Racing Festival

Rd.3 of Toyota Vios Challenge in Penang (Day 2)

Rd.3 of Toyota Vios Challenge in Penang (Day 2)

The second day of racing at Round 3 of the Toyota Vios Challenge – part of the Toyota Gazoo Racing (TGR) Racing Festival – at Stadium Batu Kawan in Penang provided more excitement for the more than 10,000 spectators. It was a blistering hot day but the spectators still got […]

One Lap around the Stadium Batu Kawan street circuit

One Lap around the Stadium Batu Kawan street circuit

With all the cars having identical specifications and performance, driver skill is the key to a successful race in an event like the Toyota Vios Challenge. In the first season last year, the circuit at Stadium Batu Kawan in Penang was new to the drivers, having been specially created for […]

Day 1 of the Vios Challenge Rd 2 and TGR Racing Festival

Day 1 of the Vios Challenge Rd 2 and TGR Racing Festival

Close racing is a strong feature in the Toyota Vios Challenge and for the second season which started in August in Kuala Terengganu, there’s more of the same as competitors battle each other in cars which have identical performance. For the second round, the venue is the Malaysian Agro Exposition […]

One lap of the Vios Challenge circuit at MAEPS

One lap of the Vios Challenge circuit at MAEPS

The circuit for the second round of the Vios Challenge at this weekend’s TGR Racing Festival is at the Malaysian Agro Exposition Park Serdang (MAEPS) outside Kuala Lumpur. Other than this weekend, it does not exist because it is purpose-built for the event with all the required protective barriers to […]

Season 2 of Toyota Vios Challenge to start in August

Season 2 of Toyota Vios Challenge to start in August

After a successful inaugural event which started last August and ended in March this year, UMW Toyota Motor will run another season of the Vios Challenge one-make series. Run along similar lines as the Toyota One-Make races already established in Thailand and the Philippines, the Vios Challenge will again be […]