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  1. HK motoring buffs have an amazing drive to own a Ferrari

    Posted Apr 27th 2008, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... was sold in China in 1993 by distributor Italian Motors. Ferrari took over the sales of its models in 2004 and sold 80 cars last year. 'Our owners here often have activities in Europe ...

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    Racing into a car culture

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... racing career to date. The 31-year-old owns a successful food import-export business that allows him to indulge his passion for motor sport. He raced a 250cc motorbike in Beijing in 1999 before ... 'Racing improves the breed' is a quotation credited to Soichiro Honda, founder of the eponymous Japanese carmaker. As China increasingly embraces a 'car culture', it's also ...

  3. China gears for racing boom

    Posted Sep 26th 2004, 12:00am by Noel Prentice

    ... Noel Prentice in Shanghai FIA boss Max Mosley sees today's race as the start of a huge surge in interest The booming middle class will lead the motorsport revolution in China, FIA ... would do all it could to help the Federation of Automobile Sports China (FASC) to take advantage of this historic moment in motor sport. 'The main thing is to get public interest,' he ...

  4. HK stuck in first gear as Lion City wins right to stage supercar race

    Posted Jun 06th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney Hong Kong may be 'Asia's world city' but it is a distant second to Singapore when it comes to motor racing. This was proved again last week as the city ... Bay area of the city is the only one to be raced at night. It has proved to be a huge tourist attraction, drawing motoring enthusiasts from all over the world. Hong Kong had initially been ...

  5. Footdown

    Posted May 17th 2008, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... William Wadsworth California due next year When Ferrari released its first pictures of the new California on Tuesday, we asked Italian Motors when the fastie would arrive in Hong Kong. ... Car?. Italian Motors yesterday used a 612 Scaglietti to present the Ferrari One-to-One Personalisation service at its Causeway Bay showroom. This facility is linked to a dedicated 'atelier ...

  6. Prancing horses with provenance

    Posted Oct 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... take time and, for new investors, involve risk. But Ferrari dealer Italian Motors has shown car collecting need not be such a hassle by lining up three classics, a 1985 288 GTO, a 1990 F40 ... Italian Motors deputy managing director John Newman. 'They were the best examples of the models we were asked to locate by the three owners,' he says. The cars were found 'through ...

  7. Marsh living his dream as he goes from driver to boss

    Posted Nov 20th 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay in Macau Matthew Marsh has crossed the line from poacher to gamekeeper - or in motor-racing parlance, from driver to team principal - and he is happier than ever. The Hong Kong motor racing personality says his life has turned full circle as this weekend he will be at the helm of the City of Dreams/Raikkonen Robertson racing team, who will be fielding two entries ...

  8. Chan's the man in drive for charity

    Posted Sep 05th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa in Shanghai HK action star helps raise $2 million Movie star Jackie Chan took centre stage in a charity race at the fourth leg of the All China Motor Racing series yesterday. ... immediately after the one-hour charity event was completed, despite the fact that the two-day motor racing extravaganza had a number of races still to go. Chan, one of the world's top action ...

  9. Kwan quits speed racing and eyes Le Mans

    Posted Nov 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... too, and his exploits on the track have been well-documented by motor racing journalists, who consider him to be the best-ever Hong Kong driver. Before Kwan signed off in Macau, he did ... Unus Alladin Hong Kong's greatest driver, Charles Kwan, yesterday officially announced his retirement from speed racing and the Macau Grand Prix- but said he might return in endurance ...

  10. Fong unfazed before debut on Macau circuit

    Posted Nov 19th 2010, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... motor racing schedule, he is also pursuing a degree in motorsport engineering in England. 'When I was doing the German series, I was in Year 11 and Year 12 sitting for my O- and A-levels ... Unus Alladin in Macau Hong Kong's Adderly Fong Cheun-yue will be racing with the 'big boys' of Formula Three when he makes his Macau Grand Prix debut on Sunday- but he does ...




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