HO-PIN TUNG CLAIMS VICTORY IN PORSCHE CARRERA CUP ASIA
Dutch-Chinese racing driver Ho-Pin Tung scored a supreme victory in this weekends´second race of the opening session of the 2015 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia, at the Shanghai circuit. First race on Saturday brought the young Chinese 5th place. The Chinese hero had to fight hard for the highest step of the rostrum. The fighting at full race speed got its conclusion in Ho-Pin Tungs´ masterly executed double overtaking manoeuvre on the two cars in front of him, in the closing stages of the race.
He had to defend his lead against the beaten Martin Ragginger and Adolfo Avila, but Ho-Pin Tung saw checkered flag first. The victory on pure racing speed was witnessed by Michel Doukeris, president Asia Pacific of Ho-Pin Tungs´ sponsor Budweiser.
´This is a good way of starting the season,´ says a happy and satisfied Ho-Pin Tung right after the race. ´The car was really quick, there were spectacular fights all race long. The overtaking of both Aldolfo Avila and Martin Raginger in a souvereign way gave me a great feeling.´
Shanghai, April 12, 2015.