PetroVietnam Oil Corporation (PVOIL) has accompanied Vietnam Offroad Cup for the seventh year. In four years, the tournament used the PVOIL brand.
From November 4–6, 2022, at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi’s Son Tay District, the Vietnam Offroad PVOIL Cup 2022 (PVOIL VOC 2022) was officially organized.
With 100 teams, 200 racers, 12 racing contests, and a night race, this event has become the largest organized in Vietnam. The focus of the racetracks this year is speed and prolonged challenges. These changes are in keeping with international competition standards, athletes' goals, and the expectations of audience.
The PVOIL VOC 2022 Vietnam Offroad Cup officially begins
The tournament’s inauguration ceremony received the attendance of Mr. Nguyen Hung Dung, member of PetroVietnam’s board of directors, Ms. Vu Thi Thu Huong, deputy head of the group's Department of Communication and Corporate Culture, Mr. Cao Hoai Duong, Chairman of the Board of Management of PVOIL, and representatives of PVOIL's member units.
Opening of the PVOIL fuel distribution facility for the 2022 PVOIL Cup for Vietnam Off-Road Auto Racing
At the ceremony, leaders of PetroVietnam and PVOIL cut the ribbon to open the PVOIL fuel station for the racers. During days of competition, this is where the racing teams and the organizing committee get petroleum supplied by PVOIL, making the organization more convenient.
Addressing the Opening Ceremony, Mr. Cao Hoai Duong said in 15 years, VOC had numerous legacies and pride. The PVOIL Cup is an organized sporting event that combines professionalism and strict discipline with exceptional technology application content.
Even though the COVID-19 pandemic had a significant influence on both international and local economy, the PVOIL VOC tournament was not interrupted. “This year, we may witness the competitors' captivating competition and astounding on-track exploits,” Mr. Cao Hoai Duong said.
He confirmed that PVOIL will continue supporting the tournament in the years to come and wished the athletes the best of luck, and wished the PVOIL VOC 2022 season the greatest success.
Mr. Cao Hoai Duong, Chairman of the Board of Management of PVOIL speaksat the opening ceremony of PVOIL VOC 2022
The organizing committee of PVOIL VOC 2022 and PVOIL as the sponsor decided to raise the total prize value to more than 1.1 billion VND in honor to celebrate the event's 15th anniversary.
The amount of money for the participating teams this year is over 600 million VND, with the Open class champion receiving a cash award of 150 million VND. In addition, the direct support provided to the racing teams in the form of cash and gas cards redeemable at PVOIL gas stations totals up to 540 million VND. The winning female athlete team will get a special award from the organizing committee this year.
Like previous years, the PVOIL is the sole sponsor for the Race. It is also the sponsor for the organization expense, including all the cars of the racing teams and the automobiles taking part in the organizational work office. Before the competition, the racing teams receive electronic gasoline voucher numbers that may be redeemed at PVOIL gas stations all throughout the nation.
The magnitude of the competition is consistently growing yearly with PVOIL's assistance. In addition to the thrilling testing, the test drives that simulate the tests will also provide the audience with a special experience, all under the supervision of experts for different cars, making PVOIL VOC 2022 the greatest festival ever for racing enthusiasts.
Mr. Nguyen Dai Hoang, Head of Vietnam Offroad Cup Organizing Committee PVOIL VOC 2022