After a sensational first season of Toyota’s Gazoo Racing Festival, the much celebrated Street Circuit Racing series now moves into its latest season 2, with 2 new racing venues to be expected this year. Namely Terengganu for the season opener and ironically Sepang Circuit, which isn’t exactly a street circuit. Nevertheless, every round is expected to be an explosive one.
Round 1 – August 2 – 4 2018
Stadium Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin Terengganu
Round 2 – October 19 – 21 2018
MAEPS Serdang, Selangor
Round 3 – February 22 – 24 2019
Batu Kawan Stadium Penang
Round 4 – April 12 – 14 2019
Sepang International Circuit
The Vios Challenge One-Make race series is sanctioned by the FIA International motorsport body and all competitors will be racing in identically specced Toyota Vios race cars. This ensures fair competition and a platform that reward driving skills.
All in all, there’ll be 3 race classes, just as before in Season 1.
Sporting Class – For Semi Professional Drivers, up and coming drivers. It is also the entry level class for the series.
Super Sporting Class – For Professional Drivers with vast racing experience.
Promotional Class – Celebrities only, this class consists of popular socialites, actors KOLs and so on, which proved to be very popular with fans and spectators.
There are new celebrities contending in Season 2. They will be specially trained before the actual race, which joins the rank of seasoned celebrities and they are:
Partners and Sponsors:
The Vios Challenge in Season 2 will retain its sponsors that has been with them ever since the first season and they are:
Drive M7 Energy Drinks
Toyota Capital Services
For updates on TGR Season 2 of the Vios Challenge, follow these channels.
Toyota GAZOO Racing website: http://toyotagazooracingmalaysia.com.my