In a recent awarding ceremony held in Taguig City, Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) officially concluded the 2022 season of the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) Vios Cup.
Ligo Anton of the Toyota North Edsa-Obengers Racing Team was named the overall victor in the Super Sports Class following the completion of three victorious legs of the TGR Vios Cup Circuit Championship. The winners of the Sports and Promotional Classes were Royce Sarmiento of the RMS Cars Racing Team and Jay Lao of the Happy Hotels/OTR Racing Team.
Jules Aquino won the Autocross Challenge’s Advanced Influencer Class trophy, while Miggy Romulo, a rookie, was crowned victorious in the Beginning Influencer Class. Pablo Salapantan won the Beginning Media Class, while Jamil Lacuna was named the overall winner in the Media category for the Advanced Media Class.
TMP held the night to commend and show appreciation to the racers who not only contributed to the success of the 2022 TGR Vios Cup, but also served as ambassadors for TMP and TGR’s goal of promoting motorsports in the country.
“TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Vios Cup is one of our most celebrated milestones. This would not be possible without you, our racers, and the whole team behind every driver. You gave life to this motorsports program,” TMP First Vice President for Vehicle Sales Operations Danny Cruz said.
Topping off the night’s celebration, the overall Team Award was handed to the Obengers Racing Team. The team’s collective effort and skills on and off tracks made them the best among all the racing teams.
“We contribute to Philippine motorsports by developing more racers,” Obengers Racing Team Co-Principal Richie Uy said as he received the award on stage with the rest of the Team Obengers racers.
Below is the complete list of the 2022 season’s podium finishers:
When the 2022 TGR Vios Cup comes to an end, TMP keeps its promise to ignite the country’s rising passion for motorsports through its numerous motorsports activities that demonstrate how it pushes the envelope for better. In addition to Petron and Bridgestone, additional sponsors of the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Vios Cup 2022 included Brembo, Denso, OMP, Tuason Racing, AVT, 3M, ROTA, myTOYOTA Wallet, and Kinto One.
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