Nick Cassidy’s debut season in Super Formula might have finished with a washout race at Suzuka but the Aucklander is happy with how he performed. Home for a fortnight, before returning to Japan for the final round of the SUPER GT Championship Cassidy said his first experience of the nearly 600 horsepower Super Formula single […]

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Super Typhoon Lan is projected to be the largest typhoon to ever make landfall in Japan on Sunday, intensifying to Category 5 status – the highest classification for such a phenomena – with winds topping out over 150 miles per hour and the likelihood of severe flash flooding and mudslides in the affected areas. With […]

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Aucklander Nick Cassidy’s rollercoaster ride in Japan’s Super Formula Series continued at Sportsland Sugo over the weekend. The 23-year-old qualified on pole position. “I was able to put in one of the laps of my life,” said the triple New Zealand Grand Prix winner. Behind him were both the Japanese drivers from Toyota’s World Endurance […]

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European F3 race winner Nick Cassidy claimed his first Super Formula pole position at Sportsland Sugo with a late flyer in Saturday’s qualifying session. WEC star and Friday pacesetter Andre Lotterer led the first half of qualifying with a 1m09.558s lap, before times quickly tumbled towards the end of the session. Red Bull junior Pierre […]

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Nick Cassidy has experienced the highs and lows of motorsport finishing third and eleventh in his Team KONDO Toyota in two SUPER FORMULA races at Okayama in Japan over the weekend. “I’m over the moon with Saturday – finishing on the podium in only my second race in Super Formula,” said Cassidy. “Yesterday was frustrating […]

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The second round of the 2017 Japanese Super Formula Championship will feature the first of two double-header weekends on the season, held at the former home of the Formula 1 Pacific Grand Prix, the Okayama International Circuit. A maximum twelve points will be on offer over the weekend’s two races, a 110 kilometer, 30-lap sprint […]

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Ex-Formula 1 driver Kazuki Nakajima claimed pole position for the opening round of the Super Formula season at Suzuka, beating last year’s champion Yuji Kunimoto by under a tenth of a second. In his first Super Formula qualifying session, Red Bull junior Pierre Gasly laid the initial benchmark in Q3 with a time of 1m36.930s, […]

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Aucklander Nick Cassidy has finished fifth fastest after breaking the lap record during two days of testing for Japan’s premier single seater class, SUPER FORMULA, at the Suzuka track in Japan. The former Toyota Racing Series champion and triple New Zealand Grand Prix winner was the leading rookie and only headed by vastly more experienced […]

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