F3 Asia 2021: Giti Tire Returns with UAE-based Action-Packed Racing Schedule

January 20, 2021

UAE to Exclusively Host Major Asia Racing Series

F3 Asia 2021: Giti Tire Returns with UAE-based Action-Packed Racing Schedule

News Highlights

  • Top young drivers from around the world will gather for high-impact action in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
  • Due to the pandemic related travel restrictions in Asia, selecting the UAE as the sole 2021 F3 Asia series location manifests UAE’s world-class, safe and secure sports facilities for the international sports events like F3 Asian series.
  • This year, the excitement will be viewable by fans around the world live by web-stream.
  • The races will take place between January 29 and February 20, 2021 at the Dubai Autodrome Dubai and the Yas Marina Circuits Abu Dhabi.
  • Giti Tire is the exclusive tire provider and brand for the fifth consecutive year.

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: – Nothing can stop Giti Tire and the F3 Asian Championship Certified by FIA series from bringing forward its action-packed racing in 2021. And this year, the excitement will be viewable by fans around the world live by web-stream.

Due to travel restrictions and other precautions, the F3 Asia series will take place fully in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) – with stops at both the famous Dubai Autodrome and Abu Dhabi Yas Marina circuits. Giti Tire as the exclusive tire provider and brand for the fifth consecutive year, is dedicated to supporting the growth of the future racing leaders in the series. The races will take place between January 29 and February 20, 2021, with five full rounds to determine the champion of this year’s series.

With a focus on performance, safety, and efficiency, the Formula 3 Asian Championship series provides great opportunities for these top performers to join Formula 2 and even Formula 1 competition in the future. In fact, Pietro Fittipaldi and Nikita Mazepin are just two recent drivers in the Giti-sponsored F3 Asia series who have used the development to participate in the highest level of F1 action. Who will be the drivers from this year’s Formula 3 action to emerge on the global stage? 

All drivers in the F3 Asia series will use GitiCompete GTR1, which are specially engineered with Giti Tire’s global R&D team and AdvanZtech proprietary technology to meet the requirements of the most demanding motorsports racers. These tires have received very positive feedback through action in recent F3 racing on top-level race tracks in Japan, Malaysia, China, Thailand, UAE, and more. A full Giti motorsports team is also at each racing event to support all of the teams and make sure the tires are able to achieve the best success. As the racetrack is the ultimate proving ground for tires, Giti Tire also utilizes to test tires in the roughest racing environments, and continue to grow its technological skills.

This year’s series will be sure to implement Covid-19 safety features to ensure the protection of the drivers and teams. The series will also be live-streamed to allow fans around the world to experience the action in the comfort of their own homes in real-time, with the official race link to be provided later.

See the source imageBe sure to discover more about F3 Asia and other #GitiRacing action at www.giti.com/motorsports and on Giti social media, as well as the official F3 website www.f3asia.com! In addition, Giti’s 2021 racing schedule continues to add in new events and can be viewed on https://www.giti.com/RaceSchedule/.

Right Arrow: 2021 Giti Tire F3 Asia Schedule
RaceDatesLocation
F3 Asia Round 1Jan 29-30Dubai Autodrome, UAE
F3 Asia Round 2Feb 4-5Yas Marina Abu Dhabi, UAE
F3 Asia Round 3Feb 6-7Yas Marina Abu Dhabi, UAE
F3 Asia Round 4Feb 12-14Dubai Autodrome, UAE
F3 Asia Round 5Feb 19-20Yas Marina Abu Dhabi, UAE

Current Team and Driver Line-Ups (as of Jan 18)

 TEAMDRIVER
1Pinnacle MotorsportAlexandre BARDINON
2Pinnacle MotorsportPierre-Louis CHOVET
3Pinnacle MotorsportTBA
4Evans GPIrina SIDORKOVA
5Evans GPCasper STEVENSON
6Evans GPTBA
7Evans GPTBA
8BlackArts RacingRafael VILLAGOMEZ
9BlackArts RacingZdenek CHOVANEC
10BlackArts RacingLorenzo Fluxa CROSS
11BlackArts RacingTBA
12Hitech Grand PrixReece USHIJIMA
13Hitech Grand PrixAyumu IWASA
14Hitech Grand PrixTBA
15MotoscapeNicola MARINANGELI
16MotoscapeTBA
17Abu Dhabi Racing UAEAmna Al QUBAISI
18Abu Dhabi Racing UAEDino BEGANOVIC
19Abu Dhabi Racing UAETBA
20Mumbai FalconJehan DARUVALA
21Mumbai FalconKush MAINI
22Hitech AsiaTBA
23Hitech AsiaTBA

About Giti Tire

Giti Tire Group (headquartered in Singapore) has roots in the tire business going back to 1951 and is now one of the world’s largest tire companies. Giti Tire produces a broad range of tire products, serving major original equipment vehicle manufacturers, auto-service outlets, motorsports teams, tire dealers, and consumers in more than 130 countries worldwide. The company has eight production centers in three countries, including a newly opened tire factory in South Carolina, USA.

In addition to its wide network and motorsports presence, Giti Tire is also heavily focused on green production and community efforts, including participation in local education and environmental efforts to create a better society.

Find out more at www.giti.com

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