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Marlon Stockinger to drive around BGC on June 27

Marlon Stockinger to drive around BGC on June 27 image

Text: / Photos: Jet Rabe, Martin Aguilar | posted June 26, 2015 16:38

Some roads in BGC will be closed from 12NN to 5 p.m.

Filipino GP2 driver Marlon Stockinger is set to bring back the formula racing rush to the country this weekend for Globe's Slipstream 2.0 event. Stockinger will be driving the Lotus-Gravity Charouz Renault 3.5 car on the streets of Bonifacio Global City.

The Slipstream 2.0 will be this Saturday (June 27) at the Bonifacio Global City in Taguig from 12 noon to 5 p.m. The said event will feature driving exhibitions, motorcycle stunts, car parade and exhibit. Stockinger’s famous Lotus-Gravity Charouz Renault 3.5 car will also be on display for public viewing. The Junior F1 driver will also showcase his driving skills and conduct a meet and greet to the winners of Globe's Slipstream contest.

Marlon Stockinger

Globe Senior Advisor for Consumer Business Dan Horan said that Stockinger will yet again bring the F1 experience closer to his countrymen.

"We want every Filipino to see and experience the excitement that millions of fans around the world associate with this sport. With Slipstream 2.0, we can bring Marlon's journey and the F1 experience closer to his countrymen," said Horan.

To give way to the said event, the following roads will be closed from 12 noon to 5 p.m. at the Bonifacio Global City:

(1) Rizal Drive

(2) 3rd Avenue

(3) 4th Avenue corner 28th Street

(4) 4th Avenue corner 30th Street

(5) 5th Avenue

(6) 27th Street corner 3rd Avenue

(7) 31st Street corner 3rd Avenue.