Shell spreads Ferrari joy to children nationwide


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  • Thursday, 23 Apr 2009

Shell is holding more carnivals throughout the nation to celebrate this year’s fast-selling Shell-Ferrari model cars.

Following the carnivals in major cities, customers in Kuala Lumpur joined in the fun when Zeff Serve Shell Station in Taman Melati, Kuala Lumpur, played host to the event.

Shell invited 30 residents from Persatuan Ehsan Wanita dan Anak-anak Kuala Lumpur (Pewanida) to join in a day of fun and joy at the station.

Home to 190 orphans, Pewanida also provides quality education, care and facilities to create a better future for the children.

The invited guests, ranging from eight to 16 years of age enjoyed a day of activities and interactive games such as the Shell-Ferrari model cars Playmat Challenge featuring the touch steering playability, racing in the Shell V-Power Racing F1 simulator car, painting contest and calligraphy-writing competition.

In addition, Shell customers were invited to takepart in the Shell V-Power Racing Full Tank Challenge and the Nintendo Wii Challenge at the carnival.

“The carnival is a great opportunity for us to show Shell’s support to under-privileged children and to reach out to the community at large.

“We are happy to see our guests having a good time,” said Senior Regional Retail Manager (central) Fong Lai Pong,

Pewanida founder Puan Seri Saidatul Akmar said: “We are truly happy to be invited here today by Shell as this is a great opportunity for our residents to be part of a community celebration and participate in the exciting activities lined-up.”

Shell has also donated RM3,000 worth of school and daily necessities to Pewanida.

The guests from Pewanida also received a goodie bag each containing a Shell-Ferrari model car.

The nationwide carnivals are held in conjunction with the launch of the Shell-Ferrari model cars campaign. The limited edition Ferrari F2008, Enzo Ferrari, 430 Scuderia, FXX Evoluzione, 599 GTB Fiorano, 612 Scaglietti and 360 GTC are now available nationwide until May 11 at any Shell station.

The Shell-Ferrari model cars can be bought by fuelling up at any Shell station nationwide, with a minimum RM40 spend on Shell V-Power Racing, Shell Super, Shell Regular or Shell Diesel.

Those who fill up with Shell V-Power Racing can buy the model cars at a special price of RM6.90 each and also earn up to three times BonusLink points while those filling up with Shell Super, Shell Regular or Shell Diesel can buy the model car at only RM8.90.

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