Thursday, February 11, 2010

Malaysian Drifter Tengku Djan

Tengku Djan Ley bin Tengku Mahaleel is the head of Proton Motorsports and is also a Malaysian professional drifting driver who has taken part in the D1 Grand Prix racing series and others. He has won the 12 hour Merdeka Millennium Endurance race twice in 2005 and 2006. Tengku Djan Ley is of the Kelantan royal lineage.

Tengku Djan Ley also competed in the 2005 FIA GT Zhuhai Supercar 500 race, sharing a Lotus Exige 300RR with Paul Stokell, the pair finished 14th overall and 2nd in G2 class. He finished 5th in the D1 Grand Prix's 2006 and 4th place in the D1 Grand Prix's 2007 "World All-Star" tournament at Irwindale Speedway. He is also the Deputy Technical Director of A1 Team Malaysia starting from 2008/09 season of A1 Grand Prix.

Tengku Djan Profile

Name : Tengku Djan Ley bin Tengku Mahaleel

Age: 34 years old

Gender : Male

Location : Malaysia,Kuala Lumpur

Industry : Automotive/Motorsports

Occupation : Professional Race Driver/Vehicle Dynamics Engineer (Head of PROTON R3 Motorsports) Malaysian professional Drifter

Achievements : 3rd Overall Lotus Kumho Series Championship 2003; 2005 & 2006 MME 12Hr Endurance Overall Champion; D1 GrandPrix Malaysia ‘06 Overall Champion; D1 GP All Star World Series ‘06: 5th World Ranking; D1 GP All Star World Championship ‘07: Best-8; Formula D Singapore ‘08: 1st Runner Up; D1 Grand Prix ‘Tokyo Drift’ Odaiba ‘08: 25th position; Red Bull Drifting World Championship: Best-16; Star Drift Challenge 2008 Series Champion; 1st Runner Up Formula Drift Asia-Thailand 2009; Champion Formula Drift Asia-Singapore 2009; Champion Formula Drift Asia-Malaysia 2009.

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