17th November 2019: Team AKBM IKTBN TEMERLOH KBS Racing Team managed to secure P3 (3rd) in Class M1 at K car GLOBAL 2019 Sepang 24H Endurance last weekend with full of joy and excitements. The endurance started sharp at 12.00pm Saturday and ended 12pm Sunday 17th Nov 2019. With total of 16 AKBM Team drivers, 32 crews consist of Level 3 Motorsports 4 Wheel students and instructors were involved throughout the event. The team participated with 2 cars that compete in Class M1 (Radical Type Vehicle) a Perodua “Pickup” Edition Competition No. #55 and Class M3 (850cc NA) also a Perodua Kelisa RS with competition No. #15. Both cars were purposely maintained with front face of an identical PERODUA KELISA Generation 1 & 2 to make it more into Malaysian Car spirit. Both cars running extremely well without any major technical issues throughout the 24 hours of non-stop endurance.
This international event participated by various drivers’ origin such as from Japan, Taiwan, Philippines, United Kingdom, Australia, Hong Kong, Thailand and Malaysia. AKBM IKTBN TEMERLOH KBS Racing Team and vehicle preparations started in March 2019. With full effort from our students and instructors at AKBM towards this event both car finally fully prepared and tested in Sepang circuit on 21st Oct 2019 along with Team launched by our Chief Director of BPKB KBS YBhg. Dato’ Dr. Hajah. Wasitah Binti Haji Mohd Yusof.
Congratulations to the team and the highest gratitude to the top management of BPKB KBS, Team ILKBS, Director of IKTBN Temerloh Dr. Mohd Yusoff Bin Abu Bakar, IKBN Kuala Langat crew for the media team support, Official partners, Staff, Instructors, fellow students, alumni’s of SJT and Japanese team member for their full support, efforts and commitments throughout the event.