JUAN, Puerto Rico (October 24, 2003) –
Champion Racing Audi RS 6 team is pleased to announce its
partnership this weekend with the well-known and highly respected
Audi automobile dealership of Gomez Hermanos Kennedy, Inc. of San
Juan, Puerto Rico.
Since 1949, the Gomez Family name has
represented part of what is considered automobile history in Puerto
Rico. This fourth generation dealership represents the finest in
automobile brands for the island’s clientele including Audi,
Porsche, Ferrari, Maserati, Land Rover, Rolls Royce and Bentley.
The backbone of the dealership for the past
fifty years has been owner and operator Mr. Victor M. Gomez, Jr.
Throughout his reign, Mr. Gomez successfully managed this
multi-million dollar automobile empire and his efforts and talents
place him and his dealership as one of the foremost examples of the
Puerto Rican automobile industry.
Victor M. Gomez lll
The current President of Gomez Hermanos
Kennedy, Inc. is Mr. Gomez’s son, Victor M. Gomez lll.Victor’s
experience of almost a decade in sales and dealer networking is well
respected and recently he was chosen as one of the “Emerging
Leaders” by Caribbean Business.
This weekend’s race festivities kicked off
with an “Audi Stars and Cars” party hosted by Gomez Hermanos
Kennedy, Inc. at El Horreo de V. Suarez, a local wine distributor.
On display were both Audi RS 6 Competition Cars, the all new Audi A8
L, Audi RS 6 and Audi S4. Customers of Gomez Hermanos Kennedy, Inc.
met Champion Racing drivers Randy Pobst and Michael Galati as well
as the entire Champion Audi RS 6 team.
activity on the 1.6-mile temporary circuit began today with two
practice sessions. Both Audi’s took quite well to the track and
ended up 2nd and 3rd in the afternoon session. Qualifying is
Saturday afternoon and the green flag is thrown on Sunday at 10:45
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