Mo­tor­sport le­gend Tiff signs up to host new Su­per­prix

Llanelli Star - - Letters -

MO­TOR­SPORT and tele­vi­sion le­gend Tiff Needell has been signed up to be one of the hosts of the brand new Su­per­prix of Wales at the Parc y Scar­lets rugby sta­dium in Llanelli.

A week­end of won­ders is promised when the high-oc­tane Su­per­prix of Wales mo­tor­sport ex­trav­a­ganza comes to Llanelli on the week­end of June 7-9 next year.

Tiff Needell is one of a num­ber of big name at­trac­tions be­ing an­nounced over the com­ing weeks.

Stars of the world of For­mula 1 rac­ing will be an­nounced as the line-up is as­sem­bled for an ac­tion­packed week­end of won­ders at Parc y Scar­lets.

Tiff Needell is a for­mer co-pre­sen­ter of the hugely-pop­u­lar Top Gear and Fifth Gear shows.

As a rac­ing driver, Tiff took part in the F1 cir­cuit, For­mula 3 races, drove at Le Mans and in the British Tour­ing Car Cham­pi­onships.

As a mo­tor­ing jour­nal­ist, he is one of the most recog­nis­able faces and voices in the world of mo­tor­sport.

The or­gan­is­ers of the brand new Su­per­prix of Wales have given the ‘Green for Go’ to start on­line ticket sales for next sum­mer’s big event at the Parc y Scar­lets rugby sta­dium.

Event pro­moter Tim Matthews, a re­tired in­ter­na­tional rac­ing driver, said at his Llanelli HQ this week that Tiff Needell would be just one of a num­ber of star at­trac­tions at the Su­per­prix of Wales mo­tor­sport ex­trav­a­ganza.

He added: “Tiff is a very good friend and we are de­lighted to be able to have him on board as one of our hosts for what prom­ises to be a spec­tac­u­lar week­end.

“Ticket sales are live on­line via our web­site and Tick­et­mas­ter. There’s just 28 weeks to go be­fore what will be a world first – a unique blend of Rugby Union and in­ter­na­tional mo­tor­sport at Parc y Scar­lets. This will be a truly unique event and we are hop­ing for sell-out crowds.”

Tick­ets for the Su­per­prix of Wales for June 7, 8 and 9 2019 are also on sale through the Parc y Scar­lets ticket of­fice on 01554 292939.

Tiff Needell will be one of the hosts of Su­per­prix of Wales at Parc y Scar­lets next year.

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