DSC 6840Jeddah: Arabian Petroleum Supply Company (APSCO), the producer of Mobil 1 oil in Saudi Arabia, announced its sponsorship of Alghassan Racing Team. The Team is participating in GT racing open series for the season 2015/2016 under the leadership of Prince Mohammed bin Faisal bin Abdullah.

In an important step in the Saudi motorsport field, the Saudi national company to be the first company to offer sponsorship and support for the team for the Saudi racing season, which is organized by the Saudi Arabia Motor Federation.

Through this sponsorship, Mobil 1 emphasizes its commitment to support the Saudi motorsport and champions both in local and international competitions. The sponsorship agreement was announced in the wake of the launch of Alghasan Racing Team formally, as well as the announcement of its program for this season, along with signing of the sponsorship contract with APSCO, and Sanad program for community service.

Noting that GT Championship series in Saudi Arabia consists of 5 rounds, and the 1st round will kick off this week at Reem Circuit in Riyadh, with the participation of a large number of GT races champions both from inside and outside Saudi Arabia. The compeitition is expected to be fierce among the participants. The remaing rounds of the tournament to be respectively at Reem Circuit within the races of the new races season 2015/2016.

1Riyadh: Al Hilal Saudi Club revealed its strategic plans with its partner sponsor Mobil 1, during a meeting held today by the two parties at the headquarters of Al Hilal in Riyadh in the presence of HRH Prince Abdulrahman Bin Musaed , president of the Club, and senior managers of APSCO, the marketer of Mobil 1 oil.

After the meeting, Mr. Khalid Salah Al-Tayeb, General Manager General Lubes and Specialties at APSCO, said: "We are always pleased with the partnership and cooperation agreements with major national sport clubs, which reinforces the leading position of our partnership, especially the positive results achieved by the clubs at local and regional levels, specifically Al Hilal team, who managed to attract more successful partnerships."

Al-Tayeb further pointed out: "Today this partnership with Al Hilal club confirms that our drive is in the right direction towards the establishment of a professional management model that follows best practices. What we see of passion, performance and accuracy in the sport are similar to those of Mobil 1. Through this partnership, we will continue to work to achieve high standards and good results in all our operations. "

"Mobil1 has always supported sport clubs and events, including major Saudi clubs in recent years, along with a number of motorsport activities. Our strategic partnership with Al Hilal Club gives us the opportunity to communicate better with our customers, develop promotional and marketing activities to confirm our position in the field of sports in Saudi Arabia. We are confident that our mutual cooperation will be successful and last long." He added.