2018 Asian Formula Renault is waiting for record breaker

Source:Asian Formula Renault   Post:2017-12-13
Asian Formula Renault is one of the most successful single seater series in China for almost two decades. In the past few years, this series has been a major breakthrough since 2015, when the new Formula Renault was being introduced to the series. While in 2016, “Road to Champion National Drivers Selection Program” supported by Renault Sport Formula One Team sponsored the Chinese young driver program champion who aged between 16-23 to race in the single seater championship in the following season, so as to provide the best opportunity for them to compete with other young drivers from the globe. At the same time, with the new component used in the Giti slick tires, the lap time in Zhuhai International Circuit had improved 3 seconds compare with 2016. The old model Formula Renault group will official named as Elite Trophy from 2018, so as to attract interested parties from different area to join the exciting and interesting Asian Formula Renault Series.

Also, Charles Leong from BlackArts Racing had been dominating the whole 2017 season, clinched the title of Asian Formula Renault series two races in advance, making a new record as the youngest overall champion of AFR in history. Renault Sport Racing Annual Awards Ceremony hosted at the Atelier Renault on the Champs Élysées in Paris last week, had invited Charles and “Road to Champion” winner Daniel Lu to join this event, proved their skills in Formula Renault Machinery on their way to the pinnacle of motorsport, underlining the potential of the car to help bring drivers through into international motorsport.

The 19th season of AFR Series will be starting from Zhuhai International Circuit in March. In addition, the Series will visit F1 tracks at Shanghai and new tracks Zhengzhou and Ningbo in the middles of the season. The series will head to Sepang F1 circuit before the season finale in Shanghai. With FRD’s sophisticated & effective promotional approach and massive support from the teams, drivers and partners, AFR will try to bring another brilliant season and lay down a solid foundation for more new development in 2018.

For interested parties to join AFR Series please contact +852 2957 8833 or email at patrick.ho@frdsports.com