Honourable Recognition to John Drury for the Audi Malta Motorsport Awards 2016

Friday, March 11, 2016, 13:15

Gavin Muscat

John Drury was awards the highest award of the night during the 2nd edition of the Audi Malta Motorsport Awards 2016, organised by Malta Motorsport Federation with the collaboration of Continental Cars Ltd, agents for Audi Malta, TVM2, A&S Billboards, Signs and Events, England Insurance Agency Ltd, Signature Brands and Waterfront Hotel. The event was hosted at the Magazino Hall, Valletta Waterfront and was compared by Chris Cauchi and filmed by TVM2. Hon Chris Agius and Hon David Agius also attended and presented awards to the winners.

In total ten racing drivers and seven club officials were presented with national recognition for their achievements and support during the much anticipated event among the local motorsport community.

John Drury, an engineer by professional was presented with the highest award of the night by 3 times Le Mans champion, Rinaldo ‘Dindo’ Capello, who was guest of honour of the event. Drury who has been racing with various clubs since he was a young teenager, is well known within the motoring community as a focal point when drivers needed to tune and do some modifications. Drift Racing driver, Marisa Grixti was awarded with the new award of Women in Motorsport by Daniele Murphy, who is the Queen of Europe for Drifting. Marisa is an example for great determination to do well in motorsport, that she even travels in Italy to compete in various events of Drifting.


The full list of Recognitions are as follows:

-All Wheel Drive Club Malta

Geoffrey Pulis

Alan Zahra

-Island Car Club

Hubert Camilleri

Duncan Barbaro Sant

-Karting Club Malta

Andreas Camilleri

Gianluca Dingli

-Malta Drifting Association

Christian Borg

Adrian Figallo

-Malta Drag Racing Association

Justin Muscat

Glenn Borg

-Old Motors Club

Joe Busuttil

John Magri

-Porsche Club Malta

Mr Malcolm Farrugia

-Valletta Gran Prix Foundation

Ernest Sullivan

Charles A. Zahra

-Women in Motorsport Awards

Marisa Grixti

-MMF Audi Honourable Recognition

John Drury




Marisa Grixti accepting her award



John Drury accepting his award



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