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2019 Asian F3 Championship: Luedi re-signs with BlackArts Racing

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BlackArts Racing is pleased to announce the return of Asian F3 pilot Thomas Luedi of Switzerland, for the 2019 Asian F3 Certified by FIA Championship season.

Luedi, a veteran of Asia Formula Renault and Formula Masters, first competed in the Asian F3 Championship last year and will take on the full season for 2019, after having many Masters Class podiums and wins in the various categories. He is also one of the owning partners of four-time AFR Championship winning team BlackArts Racing, based at Zhuhai International Circuit in China.

The 2019 Asian F3 Championship will feature a calendar of world class circuits around Asia, kicking off next weekend, April 5th-7th, at the famous former Formula One Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia. The series will then travel to Buriram International Circuit in Thailand and the famous Suzuka International F1 Circuit in Japan, before heading to China for the final two rounds at the Shanghai International F1 Circuit.

Luedi: “I am looking forward to race in the 2019 F3 Asia championship in the Masters class. We will be racing on world class circuits at some of the best venues in Asia. BlackArts Racing has made steady progress over the winter and I look forward to re-joining the team.”

BlackArts Racing’s Team Principal Bill O’Brien: ““Thomas is one of the founders of BAR, and we are all very happy to have him back racing with us. He is a leader of the team. He made great progress last year in the F3 car, and with his work ethic, we expect continued progress this year.”

For testing and race season information please contact BAR at

Asian F3 Certified by FIA 2019 Championship:
Rnd 1 – April 5-7 Sepang International Circuit*
Rnd 2 – May 10-12 Buriram International Circuit
Rnd 3 – June 21-23 Suzuka International F1 Circuit
Rnd 4 - Aug 30-Sept 1 Shanghai International F1 Circuit
Rnd 5 - Sept 21-22 Shanghai International F1 Circuit
*Includes night race