FUNCHAL (Portugal), 15 January 2013 – Youthstream’s President Mr Giuseppe Luongo has travelled to Qatar to meet up with Mr Nasser Khalifa Al Attya, President of the QMMF, before the celebration of the first FIM Motocross Grand Prix in the Middle East, which will take place at Losail International Circuit during the 1st and 2nd March. On Sunday Mr Giuseppe Luongo and Mr Nasser Khalifa Al Attya hosted a press conference at the QMMF office in Doha where they officially presented the event to the numerous and enthusiastic media from the Gulf region.
Mr Giuseppe Luongo and Mr Nasser Khalifa Al Attya expressed their satisfaction about the progress of the construction of the track, which is going as planned, and they both admitted that they are looking forward to the event to happen.
The MXPG of Qatar has already generated a lot of interest among the fans and the international media, not only because it is going to be the first MXGP in the Middle East and the first round of the 2013 series, but also because it will be the first ever Grand Prix celebrated at night with the new racing format. Besides, there is also a great interest among the National Media, who did not miss the opportunity to travel to Qatar for the official presentation of the Grand Prix last Sunday and they showed a lot of interest and curiosity about the event.
Click here to watch a short clip of Mr Giuseppe Luongo and Mr Nasser Khalifa Al Attya press conference.
Photo: Mr Giuseppe Luongo and Mr Nasser Khalifa Al Attya at the QMMF office in Doha