Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Expects 1,000 Participants At MercedesTrophy Golf Tournament

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Expects 1,000 Participants At MercedesTrophy Golf Tournament

L-R: Peter Hourigan, General Manager, The Saujana Hotels & Resorts; Pearl Lai, Corporate Communication & CSR Director, Carlsberg; Tham Onn Chuan, CEO, ATG Watch; Dr Claus Weidner, President & CEO, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia; Paul Wong, Head of Sales & Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia; Niels Strohkirch, Managing Director, Kinslager; Awang Zekree, Marketing Manager, Taylormade and Raymond Yee, Managing Director, CrestLink.

MercedesTrophy 2019_Malaysia_Sponsors_Mercedes-BenzThe exclusive and renowned international golf tournament has been announced and Mercedes-Benz Malaysia expects about 1,000 local Mercedes-Benz customers to participate in this year’s MercedesTrophy.

The MercedesTrophy is an exclusive international invitation tournament series for Mercedes-Benz Malaysia customers who are golf enthusiasts. More than 60,000 golfers in over 60 countries tee off at this exclusive golf tournament every year. The MercedesTrophy was introduced in 1991 and has established itself on every habitable continent. To-date, over a million Mercedes-Benz customers and fans have teed off at the MercedesTrophy.

MercedesTrophy 2019_Mercedes-Benz Malaysia_Dr Claus Weidner_GLC 200“Golf if a great sport that is played across all age groups and in my opinion, it is one of the most fascinating and multi-faceted sport there is. It is well-balanced with a combination of leisure, competition and camaraderie among players over the course of a rendezvous on the green. MercedesTrophy is a sporting event that reflects the brilliant connect of sports and lifestyle and underlines the premier status for Mercedes-Benz,” says Dr Claus Weidner, President & CEO, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia.

MercedesTrophy 2019_TPC_GLC 200_Mercedes-Benz MalaysiaDue to the overwhelming response last year for the nationwide qualifying rounds, this year’s Malaysia leg will be played again in nine qualifying rounds where the top three winners of each round will then meet at the Malaysian Final at TPC Kuala Lumpur.


MercedesTrophy Tournament Schedule_Malaysia_2019The four categories are:
Customers’ Category – Gentlemen:

Category A − Handicap 0 – 12
Category B − Handicap 13 – 20
Category C − Handicap 21 – 24

Customers’ Category – Ladies:

Category D − Handicap 0 – 36
(At Qualifying Round 8)

The top two winners in each of the three handicap categories for Gentlemen and one winner of the Ladies’ Category at the National Final will qualify for the MercedesTrophy Regional Final Asia, with an all-expenses paid trip to Brisbane, Australia from 6 – 9 August 2019. Three Asian teams will be selected to represent Asia in the MercedesTrophy World Finals in Stuttgart, Germany from 30 September – 5 October 2019.

MercedesTrophy 2019_Mercedes-Benz Malaysia_GLC 200_Hole In One PrizeOnce again, the first player to achieve a Hole-In-One on any of the two designated par-3 holes at each venue will win the all-new Mercedes-Benz GLC 200 worth RM293,888. Other prizes include exclusive Mercedes-Benz merchandise and other novelty prizes from the marketing partners for MercedesTrophy such as Crestlink, EPOS, The Edge, Taylormade, The Saujana Hotel & Resort, Carlsberg, Kinslager and Mercedes-Benz’s very own financial services arm, Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia.

Additionally, Mercedes-Benz Financial will sponsor nearest-to-pin:

  • 9 qualifying rounds x RM2000 (holiday vouchers)
  • 1 final x RM5000 (holiday vouchers)
  • Total of RM 23,000

Agility Campaign
Mercedes-Benz Financial has available the Agility financing programme which is an all-in-one financing plan offering financing, insurance and service packages. Mercedes-Benz customers who sign up for Agility enjoy lower monthly instalments, guaranteed future value of your vehicle, flexible end of agreement options, and a wide range of insurance products plus meticulous service packages.

Now for a limited time, all Agility contracts comes with two complimentary free service. This campaign runs from 11 February till 30 April 2019.

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia is inviting all Mercedes-Benz owners to give their best and be part of the MercedesTrophy worldwide. To take part in the competition, kindly log on to

Hashtags: #PerfectDrive, #MBGolf, #MercedesTrophy

For further enquiries, kindly contact the Mercedes-Benz’s Customer Care toll-free line: 1 800 88 9880


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