Thursday, March 12, 2015
Bautista Joins Team Carmudi to Race at Flat Out Race Series (FORS)
Sixteen year old Slalom and Circuit racer champion Patrick Oliver “Polo” Bautista recently joined Team Carmudi to race at the 2015 Flat Out Race Series (FORS).
The track day event, which was formally started and named as Circuit Showdown by the late Enzo Pastor, is an eight-leg race series made for the racer by racer which combines Touring car and time attack competition. The event is the only series that runs all race circuits where you can use any car both against time or part of the grid.
“Carmudi Philippines is excited to enter the Philippines racing scene with our partnership with young racer Polo Bautisita. Polo, at 16 years old, has exceptional potential to become one of the top racer's in the country given his skill, maturity and tenacity to win,” said Subir Lohani country manager of Carmudi Philippines.
“We are proud to be able to support young talent in the Philippines racing scene and to give them support their passion for cars and their drive to succeed in this industry. Racing truly exemplifies the performance aspect of vehicles and Carmudi is excited to take on this challenge of being the number one in the racing and the number one vehicle platform in the Philippines,” adds Lohani.
Bautista will drive his 1993 Honda hatchback with a B16 SIR stock engine. The schedule of the second round is slated on April 18 at the Batangas Racing Circuit (BRC).