- Volkswagen and Q Auto have signed a deal with the Doha Cycling Team to be their official automotive sponsor.
- Under the partnership, Volkswagen and Q Auto will provide the new Teramont 2021 facelift as the team’s support vehicle for all meetings and competitions across the racing season.
- The Doha Cycling Team was established in 2017 by Mr. Mohamed Salim Al-Jaaidi and a team of 3 professional trainers, and has since grown to include over 700 active riders.
Volkswagen Middle East and Q Auto, the official Volkswagen dealer in Qatar, have announced the sponsorship of the Doha Cycling team. This partnership will see the automotive brand and dealer provide the latest Teramont as the team’s support vehicle for the upcoming racing season. Events include the National TT Championship, Al Adaid Desert race challenge and The Ride of Champions.
Established in 2017 by Mr. Mohamed Salim Al-Jaaidi, the Doha Cycling Team is a group of over 700 passionate cyclists who train and compete in cycling events across the country. The cycling team is committed to advancing the sport under the Qatar Vision 2030 and is building the cycling community, particularly focusing on the youth by working with schools and universities.
Under the sponsorship, Volkswagen and Q Auto will provide the new 7-seater Teramont to the Doha Cycling Team as the support vehicle. The Volkswagen Teramont is the regions largest and most popular SUV sold by the brand.
Ahmed Shariefi, Director of Operation at Q Auto commented, “Q Auto is proud to be the official dealership of Volkswagen in Qatar. As a Qatari company, Q Auto supports the Qatar Vision 2030 and its plans as a nation to continuously build a high standard of living for its people. As a business, we recognize and thank all the individuals, organizations and teams, like the Doha Cycling Team who assist in making this vision a reality and we are pleased to support the Doha Cycling Team and their efforts, particularly with the future generation of Qataris.”
Mohamed Al Jaaidi, Team Director at the Doha Cycling Team said, “Doha Cycling Team is honoured and thankful to have Volkswagen and Q Auto as the official automotive sponsor by providing us with the new 7-seater Teramont. The support will be a great help over the upcoming season to continue advancing the sport with future generations of professional cyclist here in Qatar. The contribution will enable us to participate in highly distinguished tournaments, and these events will broaden our discipline and character, on and off the field, which is invaluable to our endeavor. Without the support of companies like this, we’re not able to achieve our goals. We are extremely appreciative of this generous support to our team.”
The new Teramont was launched in April 2021 and the already popular model has been enhanced with new technological and design features. The Teramont starts at QR144,000 to learn more about the Teramont or other Volkswagen products visit https://www.volkswagen-qatar.com/