Lotus F1 Junior team and 2015 Renault World Series race car diver, Marlon Stockinger, has been named as the official Mentor and Guest Judge of the finalists in the first Nissan GT Academy Philippines.
“We are fortunate to have Marlon Stockinger on our side,” said Nissan Philippines Inc. President and Managing Director Antonio Zara. “His extensive racing experience and knowledge will be invaluable to the finalists in the Race Camp week in August, as the compete with rest of Asia’s hopefuls in bringing home the honors of being the first Filipino GT Academy Asia championship. We are confident that, with his help, coupled with our finalists’ drive to succeed, it is quite possible so see this dream come true.”
Marlon will lend his expertise and considerable experience as the Mentor and Guest Judge to the Filipino finalist in the GT Academy. As a race driver, he garnered several titles and honors both in the local and international arena such as Formula BMW Pacific 2008 Championships and to name a few.
“While I am happy to share my knowledge and experience in racing, nothing beats the determination and drive to succedd in this demanding sport. Remember, all my tips, all my coaching are for nothing if the finalist will not work hard to get the ultimate prize: winning the top spot, and being called the champion,” Stockinger said.
Mark also invited everyone to see him in action for the racing chops at Globe Slipstream event on June 27 at the Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.