PTT racer “The Little Wizard” to see action at KONPH2018
May 22, 2018
A Thai racer will see action in the King of Nations Philippines 2018 (KONPH2018), the final round of the King of Nations Asia ProSeries 2018, to be held May 25-27, 2018 at the Clark International Speedway.
Carrying the flag of Thailand’s PTT RD-2 Drift Team, the 24-year-old Wuttitat “Keng” Pankumnerd came from his recent first runner up and second runner up finish during the Round 3 and 4, respectively, of the Thailand leg of the drifting competition.
With a moniker “The Little Wizard”, Keng is known for his passion and aggressive style by using full throttle and speed that brought him to the podium in the Thailand leg with his Retro car Toyota KE30 with 2JZ turbo engine 700 HP.
The PTT drifter is one of the highly anticipated racers to dominate the tarmac in the final leg this weekend.
He will be pitted against some of the world’s best drifters that include Charles Ng of Hong Kong, Daigo Saito, Hirohide Tanaka, Keiichiro Kadekaru, and Toni “HalfBreeds” Arakaki of Japan, and Nasser Almutairi of Kuwait.
Some of the finest professional Filipino talents like the gutsy 19-year-old Luis Gono, veteran David Feliciano and king of bodykits Atoy Llave will also compete in this biggest and most highly anticipated international drifting championship in the world.
These Pros will see action on Saturday and Sunday, the 26th and 27th, as competition for local drifting amateurs has been set on Friday, the 25th.
Updates on the event will be posted on Facebook account of PTT Philippines and PTT Lubricants PH. For updates about Keng, you may also follow him on PTT Motor Sport Facebook account or at his Instagram kengptt65.