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Highlights of “The Suncity Group 64th Macau Grand Prix”

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The successful completion of the Suncity Group Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix - FIA F3 World Cup (15 laps) marked the end of The Suncity Group 64th Macau Grand Prix. The diversity of this year’s event has made it more interesting and exciting for the audience. A special program—supercar parade—was held before the morning race to exhibit several luxury cars, including those from Pagani, Ferrari and Lamborghini.


On the last day of the Grand Prix, star celebrities including Kelly Chan, Karena Lam, Aimee Chan, and Gaile Lai were invited to present the top three awards of the Macau Touring Car Cup, Suncity Group Macau Guia Race - FIA World Touring Car Championship, and Suncity Group Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix - FIA F3 World Cup. The presence of many well-known singers and popular stars added a lot of highlights to the finals of this Grand Prix.


Highlights of Six Races

- Suncity Group Chinese Racing Cup

The competition for Suncity Group Chinese Racing Cup, the first headline race of this year’s Macau Grand Prix, took place on the morning of November 18. Macau driver Helder Assunção (No. 77) ultimately won first place in this contest.


- Suncity Group Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix - 51st Edition

Races for the The Suncity Group Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix - 51st Edition wrapped up on November 18, and UK racers swept all of the top three spots. UK driver Glenn Irwin (No. 4) won the championship in the finals with a lap time of 2:23.081, breaking the fastest lap record set in the qualifying race.


- Suncity Group Macau Guia Race - FIA World Touring Car Championship 

The Suncity Group Macau Guia Race - FIA World Touring Car Championship ended all competitions on the morning of November 19 and the suspense of whether UK driver Rob Huff (No. 12) can win the champion was finally revealed. Although he did not enter the top three in the final standings, the UK driver finally won the key game, making it his ninth time to take the podium in Macau.


- Suncity Group Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix - FIA F3 World Cup

In this year’s title race Suncity Group Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix - FIA F3 World Cup, British driver Daniel Ticktum (No.18) won the championship while Joel Eriksson (No. 15) set the lap record of 2:10.720 in the qualifying session on November 18.


- Macau GT Cup - FIA GT World Cup 

In the Macau GT Cup - FIA GT World Cup, Swiss driver Edoardo Mortara (No. 48) dominated the race from qualifying, qualifications all the way to the finals with his precise and steady performance, claiming another victory here in Macau.


- Macau Touring Car Cup

Racing for the Macau Touring Car Cup wrapped up on the morning of November 19. Hong Kong driver Paul Poon (No. 21) from Suncity Racing Team was the runner-up in the 1600cc Turbo category. In the 1950cc class, Macau driver Leong Ian Veng (No. 6) was the champion and Japanese driver Mitsuhiro Kinoshita (No. 72) finished second.

November 19, 2017