Pia Wurtzbach and Marlon Stockinger are officially in a relationship!
After all the suspense these two has given their fans, Miss Universe 2015, Pia Wurtzbach, and race car driver, Marlon Stockinger, have officially announced that they are dating.
The rumors began on September when Pia posted a photograph of Marlon and her on her Instagram account and also during early October the two were spotted together in New York City, there were even photos that were taken which have made a lot of people curious about what their status is.
It was late October when Marlon confirmed their dating relationship status.
“It’s amazing! Pia is very beautiful of course, that is the reason why she is Miss Universe. I just feel lucky that we got to meet and we’ve been seeing each other,” he said.
He then talks about how the distance is difficult for the two but that is the reason why they make sure to use the time they have when they are together properly. Although in an interview during the StarMagic ball, Marlon did mention that since their relationship is still budding, in its early stages, they are trying to keep their relationship on the down low for now
When Marlon made an appearance on the game show “Family Feud” of ABS-CSN, he appeared as a part of Matteo Guidicelli’s team, he made yet another confirmation who Pia is in his life.
When asked by Luis Manzano, host of the show, on who or what gives him pride and joy, he answers his race car and of course, Pia.
And this month, Pia also confirmed their relationship on her interview with ANC last January 16.
“We are together.” Pia answered when she was asked how committed Marlon is in the relationship.
She goes on and explaining on what her favorite quality about Marlon is.
“He’s very funny, like he’d always make me laugh. Hindi pilit ‘yung parang dahil gusto ko siya, natatawa lang ako.”
She says that Marlon knows things about her that most people don’t, things that most people would find weird but is cool with Marlon.
Pia Wurtzbach is presently in Manila for the pre pageant activities of Miss Universe 2016. And there are currently no worries of disapproval that the couple is receiving because Pia mentioned that the Miss Universe Organization (MUO) has given their thumbs-up regarding her relationship with the half Swiss racecar driver.
She also assures that even her Manager, Esther Swan, approves of the relationship. “Esther approves!” And she added that even the President of MUO, President Paula Shugart, also likes Marlon, which has removed quite a lot stress and has given a sense of relief to Pia.
To make up for time apart, a trip to Hawaii during the holidays was how the couple decided to spend time together. Both Pia and Marlon has posted pictures of their trip on their Instagram accounts and these posts have made their fans go crazy.
The couple has been real close friends for quite a long time; they have known each other even before Pia won the Miss Universe 2015 title.