Australian actress Phoebe Tonkin was today announced as the new face of the 2017 Alfa Romeo Portsea Polo Marquee.
The seventeenth annual Portsea Polo takes place on the Mornington Peninsula on Saturday, January 14, with Alfa Romeo the official naming rights sponsor for its first year and the Australian debut of the all-new Giulia Quadrifoglio high-performance sedan headlining the event.
Acclaimed Australian actress and Hollywood IT Girl Phoebe Tonkin is excited to be the new face of the 2017 Alfa Romeo Portsea Polo Marquee and is looking forward to attending the prestigious event, which opens Victoria’s sporting and social calendar for the year.
“I’m really excited to join Alfa Romeo for the day and this is my first time attending the Polo in Australia and my first time down to Portsea” said Tonkin.
“I’m looking forward seeing the newly debuted Alfa Romeo Giulia, the amazing Australian fashion, and getting to experience all the fun of the polo from the Alfa Romeo marquee.” she said.
Zac Loo, Marketing Director of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Australia, said he’s thrilled to have Phoebe Tonkin as the 2017 face of the Alfa Romeo Portsea Polo.
“We are delighted to have Phoebe Tonkin as this year’s face, bringing her stylish and sophisticated air to our marquee as we celebrate the launch of the all-new Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio,” Mr Loo said.
“The 2017 Portsea Polo is the ideal venue to relaunch the storied Alfa Romeo brand in Australia,” said Mr Loo. “Set in an idyllic location, the Portsea Polo exemplifies passion, performance and style; qualities at the core of every Alfa Romeo car.”
Over 400 VIP guests will be hosted in the exclusive Alfa Romeo Marquee at the Portsea Polo for this spectacular summer event, which will form the first public viewing of the all-new Giulia Quadrifoglio, the world’s fastest sports sedan, for drivers who demand passion and style in their cars.
This year’s Alfa Romeo hero marquee is set to reflect the luxury brand’s Italian heritage, embodying a premium sense of Italian style and sophistication synonymous with Alfa Romeo.
For more information visit http://www.portseapolo.com.au/