Published on August 28th, 2018 | by Subhash Nair


UMW Toyota To Take ESports By Storm

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) today announced its involvement into the world of Esports, a first of its kind by a Malaysian car company!

The company’s first move into the sports is the upcoming Toyota Velocity Esports Championship, the biggest national racing event in Malaysia, which will be held at the Sunway Pyramid Blue Atrium from the 21st to 23rd of September.

Those who are interested to become Malaysia’s quickest and fastest racing simulator driver are welcome to participate without any fees. Entries are open for up to 400 participants who hold Malaysian citizenship or residency status.

• The game? The exhilarating Gran Turismo Sport.
• The racetrack? The legendary, Suzuka Japan GT.
• The car? The speedy, Toyota GR Supra Racing Concept!
• The Prize? Total of RM60,000 (Top prizes 1st=RM20,000, 2nd =RM10,000 and 3rd =RM5,000).

There will also be an exciting exhibition race participated by celebrities from Toyota Gazoo Racing (TGR) Festival and all of this are not to be missed!

More details on registration procedures, programmes and a lot more about the exciting event will be announced soon. Log on to to find out more.

Buckle up and get your game on with Toyota!

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