As the official tire supplier to various high profile Asian racing series this year, Giti Tire continue to strengthen its position as a leading manufacturer of high performance competition tires.
The company supplied its popular GitiCompete GTR1 tires to a variety of racing competitions, include the FRD LMP3 Championship, Asia Formula Renault Series, Clio Cup Series, and Formula Masters Asia series. These events saw rising stars from around the world coming together to compete and gain opportunities for moving up further into super car racing series and beyond.
Giti Tire participated in the debut of the LMP3 (Le Mans Prototype 3) race for the 1st time this year, sporting its tires and logos on the vehicles of all participants, as well as holding associated activities throughout the series. This brand new premiere championship brings together the best drivers, teams and cars to compete over a four-round format that was managed and implemented to the highest international standards. The FRD LMP3 Series offers one of the most attractive championship prize structures in the region, and truly provide a stepping stone to those aspiring to journey towards the renowned 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Meanwhile, the Asia Formula Renault (AFR) is a one-make formula race series, which ran in China and Malaysia this year and included five fast and exciting formula style races from March-September. The series features Giti GTR1 tires and branding on each vehicle and 2017 was Giti Tire’s 4th year of participating in the series.
Giti also participated in the Renault Clio Cup series in Asia for the 4th year, with its race days bringing together more than 20 of the toughest drivers in the region competing fiercely in sub-compact, high powered race cars.
As the Formula Masters Asia official tire supplier for the 5th year running, Giti Tire continued to display its motorsports flair, bringing together fan crowds and auto enthusiasts to share the spirit of extreme challenges. The race days also showcased the competency of Giti R&D in offering high performance racing solutions to professional racing.
Together with its victory in the GT Cup class at the ADAC Zurich 24H endurance race at Nürburgring and the company’s truck tire racing debut at the Super Truck Racing Championship in Australia, 2017 has truly been a memorable year for Giti Motorsports.