Watch the waku-doki moments of the Toyota Vios Racing Festival on 5
Docuseries on country’s premier one-make race airs this August 19, Monday at 9PM
Featured above: Fabio Ide, Vios celebrity racer.
August 15, 2019—Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) continues its premier One-Make Race (OMR) tradition with this year’s Vios Racing Festival! As part of its mission to develop motorsports from the grassroots level, Toyota made a docuseries that encapsulates the Vios’ local racing legacy and follows the journey of both seasoned and up-and-coming racers competing in the different formats and classes. Catch the action on Channel 5 this coming August 19, Monday at 9PM.
The upcoming episode of the docuseries focuses on the first leg of the Vios Racing Festival held at the Clark International Speedway in Pampanga. A mix of celebrities, influencers, car club members, and automotive journalists participated in the event’s two categories: the Vios Autocross Challenge and the Vios Circuit Championship.
“Toyota wants everyone to experience the thrill of motorsports regardless of age, gender, and social standing,” said TMP Vice President Ms. Elijah Marcial. “We aim to democratize the passion for racing with these promotional efforts using the Vios. Having a docuseries that shows the different sides of our racers and offers behind-the-scenes access to our events will help us reach a much wider audience, and hopefully further ignite Filipinos’ interest in motorsports.”
Featured above: Inigo Anton, Vios car club racer.
Aside from the original airing date, the docuseries will have a rerun on August 23, Friday at 4PM. More new episodes will be aired on October, November, and December.
Watch the trailer of the upcoming episode here: http://bit.ly/VRFdocuseries
The Toyota Vios Racing Festival is held in cooperation with Bridgestone; alongside official fuel partner Petron; supported by Motul, Rota, and Toyota Racing Development; as well as other sponsors Brembo, Denso, AVT, 3M, OMP, and Tuason Racing.