Last week, race driver Yuey Tan took part in a two-day test conducted by ART Motorsports, in the Formula Renault at the Zhuhai International Circuit. “It was absolutely fantastic to have the opportunity to do some work with the single seater again,” said Tan. “The guys at ART are always saying that getting more miles in the single seater helps everything else that you drive and for sure I agree!” ART Motorsports, based in Zhuhai, China have been in the business of running sin
This weekend’s Porsche Carrera Cup Asia rounds at the Zhuhai International Circuit is looking to be a wet one, as weather reports show possibilities of rain on all three days. If it rains in Zhuhai for the PCCA, it could be the first time that the Asian racing series will see rain in the first three race weekends of the season. Practice 1 during the Sepang GP saw rain come down at such a heavy rate, that the session was red flagged after just two laps for the Carrera Cup driv
Rounds 4 & 5 of the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia were held over the weekend at the Zhuhai International Circuit for the third race meet of the season. Dorr Havelock Racing driver, Yuey Tan went to Zhuhai with high hopes of closing the gap to Class B championship leaders but came up a little short, finishing 4th in the only race of the weekend. “It was a tough race weekend for many teams I reckon,” reflected Tan. “With ever changing weather conditions and a load of rain, things we
Dorr Havelock Racing driver, Yuey Tan believes that Zhuhai will be a significant part of the 2014 Porsche Carrera Cup season as they head to the hard braking circuit next weekend. At current Class B championship standings, Tan sits 3rd in the championship one point behind 2nd place Francis Tjia and a further 13 points behind category leader, Alif Hamdan.
“Zhuhai has been a destination of mixed results for me in the past,” said Tan. “Last season, it was a DNF result in one of
Rounds 4 & 5 of the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia series, saw a race weekend of ups and downs for Singaporean driver, Yuey Tan with a Race 1 comeback from last to 3rd in category, to a last corner last lap mishap that saw him retire in Race 2. Practice went according to plan for Tan, trying different setups and finding good balance in the car early on in the practice sessions. His early form in practice was carried on into qualifying, with both Egidio Perfetti and Francis Tjia put
2013 will mark McElrea Racing’s 5th visit to the Zhuhai International Circuit, for a Carrera Cup Asia round. The first purpose-built race track in China, the 4.3km circuit was completed in 1996 and has since become the hub for motorsport in China’s Pearl River Delta. With its combination of fast straights – 900m and 500m – and slow corners, this track provides plenty of overtaking and is considered a fast circuit. It is very hard on brakes and a good set-up is crucial to make