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Elite Sports Cars And Luxurious Cars Turn Up The Heat At Torque's Supercars Showcase 2007

The gathering of Singapore´s most elite supercars is happening for the first time on 25 May 2007.

"Singapore’s coolest marque show ever will be held on 25 May 2007. The who’s who of all marque will gather at Millenia Walk specially to treat all car enthusiasts that weekend."


Elite Sports Cars And Luxurious Cars Turn Up The Heat At Torque’s Supercars Showcase 2007

Singapore, 18 May 2007 - SPH Magazines Pte Ltd´s TORQUE magazine, a premium automobile magazine, will be organising the first ever supercars show, “Torque Supercars Showcase 2007”, in Singapore. Living up to the magazine´s passion for cars, Torque´s car show will be flagging in twelve of Singapore´s most elite and exclusive make super sports cars. This is the first time in Singapore where this many number of premium cars of varied brands are pulled together for a showcase of this nature.

Allen Loh, Managing Director of SPH Magazines, said “It is the strong support of our advertisers and readers that gave us this opportunity to put together this large scale premium car show for the first time ever for Torque. It will be a trailblazer for the media industry and this attests that SPH Magazines makes the difference and stirs excitement for our readers and advertisers.”

Torque´s supercars show at Millenia Walk on 25 and 26 May 2007 (Friday and Saturday) will showcase among others, some of the supercars featured in Torque´s November 2006 issue. From the Lamborghini Murcielago with its signature Lambo doors to the one and only Peugeot´s RC Cup, outside of Europe. Also, the exclusive Ferrari cars, to be present at the show, are limited and exclusive to the extent that they require potential owners to submit their resume of Ferraris owned before successful purchase can be made.

With the gathering of the finest automobile ever made and worth over millions of dollars in total, Torque´s Supercars Showcase 2007 is definitely a prestigious event and eye-feast not to be missed.

“The event is not only a culmination of all that Torque represents but also demonstrates our commitment to continually engage our readers who support and believe in us,” said Lee Nian Tjoe, Editor of Torque, “This event also marks the 24th issue of Torque and I can´t think of a better way to celebrate the very reason for the magazine´s existence – to celebrate the best of supercars from then and now and to thank our readers for their confidence in us.”

Held at Millenia Walk´s Times Square and The Great Hall, the showcase will start off on 25 May from 11am in the morning. At the car show, besides feasting their eyes on the premium cars, viewers will also be engaged in several key activities like joining the contest to take photographs of cars and stand to win Nikon cameras, or pitting their driving skills with one another on Xbox game featuring the latest European sports cars, or posing beside a supercar, Pagani Zonda, for a mock cover picture.

Bridgestone is also on site to provide free car tyre check service in conjunction with the car show. On top of these, viewers also stand to win lucky draws for prizes like home theatre systems and cameras, which worth a total of more than $30,000. Sponsors for the event include Bridgestone, Nikon and Grey Goose. The event is also supported by Abof Restaurant, Ermenegildo Zegna Parfums, Pioneer, Xbox 360 and Millenia Walk.

In the evening on 25 May, celebrity host, Junita Simon, will engage the audience with some activities at a cocktail event hosted by SPH Magazines held for 300 invited guests, advertisers, car enthusiasts and readers at Millenia Walk´s Times Square and The Great Hall.

Programme Highlight from 11am - 10pm on 25 May 2007:

  • "Watch My Moves" with celebrity host Junita Simon
  • Speed Limit - a test on skills to piece up a life-size puzzle
  • Live "On Cover" - strike a pose with a supercar for Torque mock cover


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About SPH Magazines Pte Ltd
A leading publisher in Singapore and the region, SPH Magazines Pte Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of media giant Singapore Press Holdings Limited.

With a proven track record for sterling editorial content & award-winning designs, SPH Magazines raises the bar as a dynamic magazine publisher. In its stable are over 90 titles in English and Chinese, covering lifestyle, fashion, beauty, society, bridal, health, men´s lifestyle, movies, automobile, parenting, decor, new media and business. All the newsstand publications, including flagship title Her World, and other well-known titles such as Female, The Peak, Home and Decor, Nuyou, Torque, HWM and GameAxis are among the highest-circulating titles and best-read in their respective lifestyle category.

In addition, an established editorial unit provides excellent custom publishing services to major corporate clients by producing custom lifestyle magazines, newsletters and other collateral to meet their business needs.

With a vision to continue growth regionally, SPH Magazines is set to become Asia´s publishing powerhouse. It has editorial offices in China, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia. Magazines in its fold have achieved strong market presence in their respective sectors, as well as distinguished track records and solid reputations.

At SPH Magazines, the promise is to deliver its best to meet the diverse needs and interests of readers and advertisers.


About Torque
Torque provides the staple diet of the local car enthusiasts. Backed by a team of seasoned and passionate motoring journalists, Torque is the authority on all things automotive. Each issue consists of the most updated motoring news, informative features and unbiased test-drive reports. Torque is presented in a visually attractive package consisting of top quality photogrpahy and sophisticated design. With editorial content that is relevant, newsy, the driving population in Singapore can’t help but pick Torque up every month.