Meydan Pillar Partner Al Tayer Motors Powers First Group Race of the Season

Meydan Pillar Partner Al Tayer Motors Powers First Group Race of the Season

Al Tayer Motors, one of the UAE’s leading automobile dealerships, sponsors a six-race card at Meydan Racecourse on Thursday, highlighted by the Group 2 Dh150,000 Mazrat al Ruwayah for Purebred Arabians.

A long-term supporter of horseracing at Meydan, Al Tayer Motors, is making its first visit to the Dubai track this season, and will be back on February 13, 2014 when three Group 3 Thoroughbred contests are run as part of the Dubai World Cup Carnival. Al Tayer Motors also sponsors the newly-upgraded Group 2 $1m Dubai Gold Cup on Dubai World Cup day.

“Al Tayer Motors, together with Jaguar and Land Rover, is pleased to present an exciting evening of equestrian action as part of Racing at Meydan 2013. This is one of our longest sporting associations and we look forward to the entertaining event, which gives the local and regional horseracing talent a platform to showcase their sporting prowess,” said Ashok Khanna, Chief Executive Officer, Al Tayer Motors.

Malih al Basti, Chairman of Meydan Racing Committee, said: “We welcome Al Tayer Motors back to Meydan as a sponsor for the 19th season. Al Tayer Motors has a long history of generous support of horseracing in the UAE and this commitment was underlined last season when the company became a pillar partner with a significant presence on Dubai World Cup day, namely through the Dubai Gold Cup.

“Horse racing continues to go from strength-to-strength in the UAE, thanks to the support of forward-thinking local companies like Al Tayer Motors.”

Al Tayer Motors was established in 1982 and represents major European and American automobile manufacturers including Jaguar, Land Rover, Ford, Lincoln, Ferrari, Maserati, Spyker and DAF Trucks across the UAE.

Admission is free to the public areas of Meydan Racecourse and tickets start at Dh50, gates open at 5pm and the first race starts at 6.30pm.

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