posted on April 19, 2010 20:34
Jenson Button may have won the Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on Sunday, April 18, but on home soil, particularly at the Kartright Speedway in Jurong West, it was 10 year-old Jon Lee who took top honours in the Cadet (ages 8-11) category in the opening round of the Nescafe National Karting Championships.
Jon upset hot favourite Daim Hishamuddin over the 17-lap race to clinch 20 championship points, awarded to the first place winner. Karting prodigy Daim was racing for the first time in Singapore, having made a name for himself in numerous races overseas, especially in Malaysia, where his father is based.
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