VOOMQUEST launch 2019 VOOMQUEST Enemed UIM V2 World Powerboat Championship
The official launch of the VOOMQUEST Enemed UIM V2 World Powerboat Championship calendar for 2019! With our first Grand Prix happening in April...we just can't wait to race ?!Fuelled by EnemedPosted by VOOMQUEST on Friday, 1 February 2019
Floriana, Malta – On February 1st, 2019 VOOMQUEST, the racing and lifestyle platform operating from Malta proudly launched the VOOMQUEST Enemed UIM V2 World Powerboat Championship 2019 during a Press Conference held at the Blue Ocean Gazebo at the Grand Hotel Excelsior, Floriana. Following the success of last year and after being awarded the title of World Championship last October, under the supervision of the UIM (Union Internationale Motonautique), VOOMQUEST is organising the second V2 World Powerboat Championship.
Split amongst five Grand Prix, the championship will run its first three full race events in April, July and September in Malta. VOOMQUEST are in discussion with; Italy, Corsica, Cyprus, Turkey, Dubai and India regarding the two other international events.
Spread over 4 days, the events will include a combination of Official Testing, Pole Position Trials and 3 full Grand Prix races over a course of 3.1 Nautical Miles. To spice things up for fans and Pilots the VQ race course design also includes the introduction of a Penalty Lane.
Confirmed international teams taking part in the championship include; Malta, Belgium, France and Corsica.
Furthermore, VOOMQUEST has recently signed an international media distribution agreement giving the championship the deserved exposure.
Mr Kevin Chircop, Executive Chairman for Enemed said “Throughout last year we have further confirmed that Voomquest and Enemed share the same kudos of doing things to the highest of level where professionalism and commitment represent the basis of all we do.” Kevin concluded by saying “We are very excited about this journey and as I had already pointed out, together we are building something unique, something special that has never been done in Malta.”
During the press conference, VOOMQUEST founder and 5-times world champion Mr Aaron Ciantar stated that, “In less than a year, the Championship was recognised as and given international rights. This is the first Maltese organised Championship that withholds an international title, having pilots from Malta, France, Belgium and Corsica.”
The V2 Class is a one-design class of SVR-27 Canopy Race Boats built locally by Chaudron Powerboats and designed by VOOMQUEST founder and 5-times World Champion, Aaron Ciantar.