Events & Launches


Swinging into action – The MercedesTrophy returns to Malaysian courses to steer the #PerfectDrive

10 May 2022

KUALA LUMPUR. Mercedes-Benz Malaysia today announced the return of the highly-anticipated MercedesTrophy. In its 32nd year, the premium tournament series allows customers to experience the Mercedes-Benz brand through their passion for golf. 

Events & Launches


Swinging into action – The MercedesTrophy returns to Malaysian courses to steer the #PerfectDrive

10 May 2022

KUALA LUMPUR. Mercedes-Benz Malaysia today announced the return of the highly-anticipated MercedesTrophy. In its 32nd year, the premium tournament series allows customers to experience the Mercedes-Benz brand through their passion for golf. 

Michael Jopp, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia, alongside the hole-in-one prize, the new Mercedes-Benz E200 Avantgarde Line.

Michael Jopp, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia, alongside the hole-in-one prize, the new Mercedes-Benz E200 Avantgarde Line.

“Like our products, golf embodies the passion for perfection. Each swing has to be perfect every time. This strong connection between the game and our brand has led to the active involvement for Mercedes-Benz in this sport since its inception in 1989. The MercedesTrophy is a sporting event that reflects the brilliant connection of sports and lifestyle while underlining the luxury status for Mercedes-Benz. The game always brings us back together for more and we are very proud to host this again in full swing this year.” said Michael Jopp, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia.

 

The MercedesTrophy is an international tournament series held exclusively for Mercedes-Benz Malaysia customers only. Introduced in 1991, the amateur tournament series has now established itself as one of the most coveted event, hosting more than 60,000 golfers worldwide in over 60 countries every year.

 

This year’s competition will once again be played in five qualifying rounds with the first taking place at the Kota Permai Golf and Country Club, Selangor, on 15 June 2022. The winners of each round will then meet for the National Final which will be held at the Saujana Golf & Country Club, Selangor on 21 July 2022.

(From L-R): Mr Chew Hoy Ping, Independent Non-Executive Director, Carlsberg Malaysia, Mr KP Low, Executive Director, TaylorMade Malaysia, Mr Tham Onn Chuan, CEO of ATG Watch, Datuk Ho Kay Tat, Publisher of The Edge, Michael Jopp, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia, Mr Sandeep Singh, F&B Manager of Saujana Hotels, Mr Raymond Yee, Director of Crest Link, Mr Paul Wong, Head of Sales and Marketing at Mercedes-Benz Malaysia and Mr Ong Lip Qin, founder of Precise Rehab, at the launch of the MercedesTrophy 2022.

(From L-R): Mr Chew Hoy Ping, Independent Non-Executive Director, Carlsberg Malaysia, Mr KP Low, Executive Director, TaylorMade Malaysia, Mr Tham Onn Chuan, CEO of ATG Watch, Datuk Ho Kay Tat, Publisher and Group CEO of The Edge Media Group, Michael Jopp, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia, Mr Sandeep Singh, F&B Manager of Saujana Hotels, Mr Raymond Yee, Director of Crest Link, Mr Paul Wong, Head of Sales and Marketing at Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia and Mr Ong Lip Qin, founder of Precise Rehab, at the launch of the MercedesTrophy 2022.

MercedesTrophy 2022 Tournament Schedule:

 

Qualifying Rounds

Venue

Tournament Date

QR1

Wednesday, 15 June

Kota Permai GCC, Selangor

QR2

Thursday, 16 June

Kota Permai GCC, Selangor

QR3

Thursday, 30 June

Forest City GR, Johor

QR4

Wednesday, 6 July

KLGCC, East Course

QR5

Thursday, 7 July

KLGCC, East Course

 

The four categories are as follows:

 

Customers’ Category - Men :      

Category A       −          Handicap 0 - 12

Category B       −          Handicap 13 - 20

Category C       −          Handicap 21 - 24

           

Customers’ Category – Women :         

Category D       −          Handicap 0 - 36

 

*The qualifying round for Women’s Category will be at Qualifying Round 5 on 7 July 2022 at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club.

 

The winners of each round will meet for the National Final on 21 July 2022 and the top two finishing finalists with highest stableford points in the National Final will qualify for the MercedesTrophy World Final in Stuttgart, Germany - the birthplace of the automobile and Mercedes-Benz.

 

In an effort to encourage the perfect drive, the first player to achieve a Hole-In-One on any of the two designated par-3 holes at each venue will win the all-new Mercedes-Benz E 200 Avantgarde Line, worth RM330,240*. Other prizes include Mercedes-Benz exclusive merchandises and other novelty prizes from the marketing partners for MercedesTrophy which includes Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia, Crestlink, EPOS, The Edge, Taylormade, The Saujana Hotel, Carlsberg and Precise Rehab.

 

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia invites allow owners who purchased a vehicle from all authorised dealer in the last five years to give their best and be part of the MercedesTrophy worldwide. To secure your spot in the competition, kindly log on to https://www.mercedestrophy.com.my/register. Registration is based on first come, first served basis.

 

For further enquiries, kindly contact the Mercedes-Benz’s Customer Care toll-free line: 1-800-88-9880.

 

Hashtags: #PerfectDrive, #MBGolf, #MercedesTrophy

 

*Retail price is effective until the end of the tax incentive period.