Yokohama to supply control tires for GT ASIA image

The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd, the Japanese based tire maker announced today that it will begin supplying control tires for GT ASIA from the opening round held in Malaysia on May 25.

Once again it will be a battle of the Ferrari vs. Lamborghini with reigning Champion, Mok Weng Sun returning to the Series to defend his title from his long-time on-track foe and 2010 Driver Champion, Dilantha Malagamuwa.

“This is another proud moment for the GT Asia Series. Yokohama is one of the premier tyre brands in the world and their background of successes in the Le Mans, Daytona, and various endurance races proves their strength in the development of high quality tyres,” said David Sonenscher, CEO of Motorsport Asia.

The GT Asia Series will visit five race circuits for a total of 11 rounds of racing. The Season will kick off this week at Sepang International Circuit before heading to the Fuji, Suzuka and Autopolis Circuit in Japan for a total of three race weekends and ending the Season at the incredible Guia International Circuit in Macau.