PUTRAJAYA, Jan 20 (Bernama) - Adam Haikal Mazrul Haizad,13, Malaysia's first go-kart racer to participate in ART Grand Prix development programme will do the country proud.
Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin Abu Bakar is proud of Adam Haikal for signing a one year contract with a team that focuses on go-kart development programme up to Formula One (F1).
"Malaysia is very proud and impressed with Adam Haikal for being selected as one of the racers under ART Grand Prix go-kart programme.
"Mansell Smith (Chief Engineer of ART Grand Prix) told me that Adam Haikal is very special. I hope to continue supporting him," he told reporters after the contract signing between Adam Haikal and ART Grand Prix, here today.
Khairy hopes Adam Haikal can advance to a higher level such as Formula Renault and become a role model for other teenagers.....