|Asia Racing Team to partner Team BetterLife in 2012 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia|
Asia Racing Team has entered into a collaborative partnership with Team BetterLife where Team BetterLife will field the No.9 and the No.96 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup prepared by Asia Racing Team for all seven rounds in 2012 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia.
Founded in November 2003 by a group of successful Macau entrepreneurs, Asia Racing Team have been heavily involved with the preparation and development on all types of racecars from single-seater to GT cars, racing for the first time in 2009 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia with two overall wins.
Team BetterLife is the racing arm of BetterLife Group. The company is perceived as the premium car specialists in the Beijing area and runs Porsche Centre Beijing Yizhuang, Porsche Centre Beijing Haidian and Porsche Centre Tianjin.
Reigning Class B champion Wang Jian Wei makes the move to the professional category this season, and will make his Class A debut. In the car No.9 the first ever Mainland Chinese Porsche Carrera Cup Asia champion will line up alongside Beijing’s Li Chao, who is making his first sportscar appearance. The No. 96 car will be entered in Class B and will give Team BetterLife a chance to be well represented in both classes.
Philippe Descombes, Team Manager of Asia Racing Team says, “To be chosen by BetterLife Group is a huge reward for the work we’ve done in recent years, and also a huge responsibility. We look forward to working together and developing a top-tier team over the coming years.”
Zuo Lin, General Manager of Porsche BetterLife Group added, “Asia Racing Team’s competence and track record are well known in China, which is why we were very keen to develop a relationship with them. Partnering with Asia Racing Team provides our drivers with the foundation they need to succeed, and we are thrilled to have this new partnership to further enhance our winning racing heritage.”
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