Mannai GMC sponsors Ride of Champions
QATAR’S exclusive GMC dealer, Mannai Trading, wheeled in two new vehicles as part of backing the Ride of Champions Festival.
Mannai Trading was the official automotive sponsor of the mass participation event which seeks to promote cycling, and build a sporting and healthy legacy for families and within the wider community.
This Ride of Champions took place on Friday (24th November 2017) at Qatar Foundation in the Ceremonial Court, and in the presence of delegates from embassies and Qatar ministries.
The event follows Qatar’s hosting of the 2016 UCI Road Cycling World Championships, which attracted 1000 cyclists..
Last Friday’s event consisted three categories of distances to be covered by the cyclists
ranging from 48km, 78km, 137. 5km.The day also included a festival of cycling for families and new riders to the sport at Qatar Foundation.
Mannai Trading displayed GMC Terrain and GMC Acadia during the event, and gave away special gift prizes during the event to lucky individuals.
Mr. Mohamed Helmy, Group General Manager, Mannai Automotive Group, commented: “As a business, we wanted to actively support sport and health projects within the community, and the Ride of Champions is a fantastic opportunity to help put back into the community.”
“Qatar has gained recognition over recent years as a location for international cycling events and Mannai Trading is delighted to be sponsoring this year’s campaign.”
Dr Abdulaziz, president of Qatar Cyclists Center, the event organiser’s comments “ We are very grateful to Mannai Trading for supporting the event, the GMC support vehicles played a crucial role in leading riders on their experience and helped to ensure the safety of the event. GMC’s support, stand and prizes added to the overall community feel of the event and we hope to work with them in coming years to make the event bigger and better. Its fantastic they are continuing their support with special offers to participants and cyclists in Qatar.”
During the event, Mannai Automotive has extended the new GMC Campaign to the event goers by offering two great offers on the Acadia and Terrain brands, available at just QR2,422 a month (Acadia) and QR 1,555 (Terrain) respectively.
The GMC Campaign gives customers an in-house financing option to pay a low down payment, with the remaining amount being paid within those three years or more.
In-house credit is available: The remaining balance after three years can be loaned and paid for another period of two to three years. There are also leasing programs with zero down payment options.
Both GMC Terrain and Acadia include three years comprehensive insurance, three years’ service program and three years’ registration package.
Here are more details:
2017 GMC Acadia
A crossover aimed at the heart of the midsize segment, designed to offer great versatility and refinement, with more advanced safety technologies including front pedestrian braking, low speed forward automatic breaking, following distance indicator and Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, ensuring the highest safety levels.
The restyled Terrain has room for five, premium features and technologies that allow passengers to stay connected wherever the road or trail takes them. It also offers an EPA-estimated 7.35L/100km highway (FWD models) with the standard 2.4L engine.
The Mannai Group was founded in 1951, as an auto spare parts distributor. Over the last six decades Mannai Corporation QPSC grew to become one of Qatar’s leading private sector groups. Mannai Automotive holds the exclusive Qatar franchise for the GMC brand
For further details contact Mannai Automotive on 800-1808 or gmc.mannaiautos.com