Mitsubishi Jump In As Event Sponsors
Mitsubishi has just announced that it will be sponsoring this year's
Eventing Grand Prix at Hickstead, a spectacular feature of the Golden
Jubilee Royal International Horse Show, which takes place from 24th
to 28th July.
Eventing Grand Prix is has established itself as one of the most
exciting attractions at the show, the event seeing some of the world's
top event riders take on many of the world¹s leading show jumpers.
at the All England Jumping Course on Friday 26th July, the Eventing
Grand Prix is designed to test the courage, speed and technical
abilities of both horse and rider, all within sight of a large and
the previous sponsors pulling out, Brighton Mitsubishi saw an opportunity
to promote their Southwick based dealership, together with Mitsubishi's
acclaimed range of Shogun models, which are destined to appeal to
many of the show's visitors, as Dealer Principal, Mike Evans explains:
is great opportunity for us. Hickstead is a very high profile event
and when the sponsorship of the Eventing Grand Prix became available,
we were delighted to take up the option.'
the duration of the show, Brighton Mitsubishi will be displaying
a 3-door Mitsubishi Shogun Pinin Classic in the centre of the Main
Arena. This actual car will be presented to the winner of the Eventing
Grand Prix on Friday evening by Group Managing Director John Ramsey.
Mitsubishi¹s support underpins Mitsubishi Motors existing sponsorship
of equestrian events, the UK arm of the Japanese manufacturer having
been title sponsors of Mitsubishi Badminton Horse Trials for 10
years and national hunt racing since the late 1970's.