Motorsport or motor sport is a global term used to encompass the group of competitive sporting events which primarily involve the use of motorised vehicles, whether for racing or non-racing competition. The terminology can also be used to describe forms of competition of two-wheeled motorised vehicles under the banner of motorcycle racing, and includes off-road racing such as motocross.
Whether you're a motorsports malaysia enthusiast, or a curious novice, these Malaysians' achievements are something to be proud of!
Alex Yoong - A household name familiar with most Malaysians, Alex Yoong made a mark in the motorsports world when he became, and still is, the only Malaysian to have raced in the F1 World Championship. Since his retirement from F1 racing, Alex has continued to pave his way in the motorsports malaysia scene. Having recently broken another record, Alex Yoong is currently the first double Audi R8 LMS Cup champion.
He started his career with saloon cars, then moved on to the Proton one-make series, Formula Three, Formula 3000, Formula Nippon, to name a few. Aside from pursuing his love for racing on the tracks, Yoong is also currently a FOX Sports presenter. And as if he’s not busy enough, he also competes in waterski tournaments such as the recent SEA Games. There’s truly no escaping from the fact that Yoong eats, sleeps and bleed sports.