Czech team Lotus together with its partners Globe and Tattoo wants to support victims of Typhoon Haiyan, which hit Southeast Asia, especially the Philippines and Vietnam at the beginning of November.
Super Typhoon is known as Yolanda in Philippines, and this November it was one of the strongest tropical storms in history. According to local authorities this storm claimed the lives of at least 10,000 people. Number of affected is estimated at several millions.
During Formula Renault 3.5 test at Barcelona Lotus revealed its commitment to situation in Asia with its car logos to express support for the victims of the typhoon. Leading telecommunications company Globe Telecom relaunches “Bangon Pinoy”, a massive effort to help Filipinos affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda through relief operations and communication activities.
Filipino Marlon Stockinger is racing for Lotus since last season and throughout the year he could enjoy tremendous support from the fans. Now it‘s time to support his countrymen.
Marlon Stockinger: “Tough times never last, but tough people do! My thoughts and prayers go out to the people affected by Typhoon Yolanda, devastating images on the news. Logos on the car are a special dedication to all the victims affected by the typhoon, in partnership with Globe and Tattoo who are aiding in relief efforts back home in the Philippines. Although we missed out on 1st by the smallest of margins I did my best to represent the country. Together we will rise!“
Lotus WSR Press Release