As the official automotive partner of the 2018 Le Tour de Langkawi (LTDL), Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) will be supporting this international cycling competition with 180 units of Volkswagen cars from across its range – Polo, Vento, Passat, and Tiguan. The cars will be used by the riders’ teams, safety marshals and officials.
As the official automotive partner, VPCM will also be presenting the White Jersey to the competition’s Asian champion. Volkswagen was last involved with the LTDL in 2016.
“We are delighted to be able to support the race with our range of Volkswagen models, and we look forward to the amazing display of endurance, agility and strengths from the world-class riders taking part. On behalf of Volkswagen, we wish the participants all the very best,” said Erik Winter, Managing Director of VPCM.
The cycling stages of the 2018 Le Tour de Langkawi are ongoing; the race started in Kangar, Perlis and Stage 6 (23 March 2018) will bring the riders from Tapah to Tanjung Malim, Perak. The cycling tour will then race from Nilai, Negri Sembilan to Muar, Johor on 24 March and end its 8th and final stage on 25 March in Kuala Lumpur. The cyclists would have covered over 1,200 km.