Formula V1 Ryo Yamada to test for Formula Masters Test in Sepang

Formula Masters car

The Formula Masters China Series is an incredible driver development series in the South East Asian Region with races in Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia, and Ordos International Circuit in China. A Tatuus chassis powers the series with a 185 hp 2.0L Volkswagen engine that comes in a 6-speed Sadev paddle-shift gearbox.

The partnership of the Giti-Formula V1 Series in the Philippines with Eurasia Motorsport comes with a once in a lifetime opportunity for a Formula V1 driver to test the single-seater FMCS car in a Formula 1-grade track. This is a significant step up for FV1 drivers, for whatever future they hope to earn as a professional racer.

Ryo Yamada holding his 2nd-place finish trophy

Joining the Formula V1 series, Yamada kept up his vigor until the final race and secured an impressive second-place overall finish. His consistent results in this season showcased the skills he has honed through multiple experiences in the sport. His prolific career has included competitions such as, FIA Formula 4, Formula Challenge Japan, Japanese Super Taikyu Official Testing, and several prestigious others.

Yamada is now ready to move up against the greats of the Formula Masters China Series in a higher arena. With no experience driving in the Formula Masters series, Yamada is up for an exciting run this December 17!

Tuason Racing founder JP Tuason doing a safety briefing

Formula V1 and Tuason Racing founder JP Tuason believes Filipinos are built to excel in Motorsports. Formula V1 paves the way for Filipino racers to be able to compete abroad in equal footing.

”We plan to roll out the series in different Asian countries in the next 2-3 years. ”said Tuason. ”This will allow each champion from different countries to come together and hone their talent.”

The aim to develop and take Formula V1 race leaders into international racing competitions makes it the best series for Filipino racers who would like to pursue their international racing careers.

The Giti-Formula V1 Challenge is presented by Phoenix Pulse Technology and Tuason Racing. Sponsored by Giti Tires Philippines, West Racing Cars, OMP, AEG Powertools, Phoenix Accelerate, Rota Wheels, Oakley, Eurasia, FamilyMart, and Don Papa Rhum.

Media partners: Autoindustriya, Autocar, Wheelsph, Jamesdeakin, C!Magazine, and ESPN 5

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