[2011/3/25] Federal Tyres Retained as Official Tyres for MSS, S1K in Malaysia
Federal Competition Tyres, which drew praises and commendable remarks from racers on its performance and quality at Sepang Circuit last year, will continue extend its participation as the official racing tyres for the new season of the Malaysian Super Series (MSS) and the third edition of the Sepang 1000 Kilometer endurance race (S1K) in 2011.
Delighted with the contract extension, Federal is proud to be Sepang’s appointed control tire supplier to the 2011 Sepang MSS 1600cc / 1800cc and the S1K events. Our partnership with two competitive motorsports races began in 2010, with all cars running on the FZ-201 195/50-15 semi slick tyre.
“We are honored to be working closely again with Sepang International Circuit (SIC). Being chosen by the SIC to supply the control tyre for this crucial new series is indeed a huge recognition on the performance of our tyres as the Malaysian Super Series; specifically for the first time in Malaysia’s F1 history, Federal will be sharing the track with the Formula 1 mean machines as support for the race during the 2011 Formula One Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix from 8th – 10th April.” Henry Lin, Director of Global Sales, Federal Corp. further noted in an announcement. “We are keeping up the good work by adding that the association with MSS and S1K which has provided not only increased exposure for the tyres, but also created massive interests among the local and overseas drivers. The sponsorship demonstrates Federal Tyres’ ongoing commitment to the grassroots racing community, while also raises the standard of the series and Malaysia’s motorsports as a whole.”
Federal has an established reputation in the development and design of its ultra high performance products in motorsports industry. We have enjoyed a great achievement in the leading motorsport categories across the world. MSS and S1K are key global platforms for Federal to represent a significant part of this success with its quality products, service and awards on the track.
Scheduled from December 1st to 3rd this year, the S1K is going to celebrate its 10th year in 2011 by entering its third season, while the MSS calendar consists of five race weekends will start its very first round on May 21st to give the drivers a chance to compete in a high-profile environment and win the overall crown. Get your cars ready and register early, Federal Tyres will be showing our support for you!!
Dates for the 2011 MSS Car Championship are now confirmed as follows:
Round 1 8th- 10th April 2011 (Support Race for Formula One 2011)
Round 2 21st – 22nd May 2011
Round 3 2nd – 3rd July 2011
Round 4 1st – 2nd October 2011
Round 5 26th – 27th November 2011
See Federal Motorsports (FMS) Website at www.federalmotorsports.com for details of Malaysia 2011 MSS & S1K.