Press Release 09 / 2018
26th November 2018
Honda Formula Dream-Projekt 2019
Yuki Tsunoda to race in F3 with Jenzer Motorsport
Tokio, Japan, 26th November 2018 - In 2019,Yuki Tsunoda, the 2018 Japanese F4 Champion, will join Jenzer Motorsport to race in the 2019 FIA F3 Championship. The driver will take part in post-season testing held at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi from November 29th to December 1st.
Honda will support the driver through its young driver programme, “Honda Formula Dream Project” which was started in 2006, with the aim of discovering and developing talented racing drivers.
I am very pleased that I will be competing next year in the FIA-F3Championship, thanks to support from the Honda young driver programme. My target has always been to become a Formula 1 driver and joining this international championship is the first step on that road. I will be racing in a totally new environment, but that is something I am looking forward to very much.
I will be trying my best with the aim of winning races and getting points towards an F1 Super License. Winning the F1 championship one day is the ultimate goal. I would like to thank everyone who has helped me get this far, including my sponsors.
Date of birth ： 11th May, 2000 (18 years-old)
From ： Kanagawa, Japan
Height/Weight ： 159cm / 54kg
2017 3rd in Japanese FIA-F4
2018 Japanese FIA-F4 Champion