The 2014 Porsche 991 GT3 Carrera Cup Car from Havelock Racing, driven by Yuey Tan has gone to the 1:43 scale.
“I’m very excited by the race car getting turned into a 1:43 scale model car in 2014!” said an excited Tan. “Since I was a kid, I have always loved model cars and I have hundreds of Porsches in the office in Singapore. So to have our race car become a model car in the stores is absolutely fantastic!”
This season saw the launch of the Porsche 991 GT3 Carrera Cup Car to all of the Porsche Carrera Cups worldwide, after making its debut season in the Porsche Mobil 1 SuperCup, during the 2013 season.
The #5 racing car driven by Yuey Tan, first made an appearance in the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia in late 2008, taking part in the Shanghai and Bahrain GP’s in the tail end of the season. Since that time, Tan has competed in every Carrera Cup Asia race, now into his 6th consecutive season in Asia’s Premire racing series. During the 2009 and 2010 season, Tan also drove the #5 car for McElrea Racing in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Australia. During this time, Tan has done 97 Grand Prix starts, including standing on the class B podium a total of 26 times including 2 race wins.
The model cars of Havelock Racing’s 2014 race contender will be made in a limited number for the team sponsors, with the rest of them hitting the shelves in model car shops around the region. It is also possible to purchase this by contacting the Havelock Racing Team through the Yuey Tan website or Facebook.