Cassidy wins Japanese F3 title

Double Toyota Racing Champion Nick Cassidy has won the 2015 Japanese F3 Championship title with a perfect weekend at the Sugo circuit in Japan.

Heading into the final weekend Cassidy was tied with his Petronas Team TOM’S team-mate Kenta Yamashito on the points table. But fastest qualifier and converting this to two race wins secured the title in Cassidy’s favour.

“It’s mega!” commented Cassidy. “I’m super proud of our performance this weekend, Two poles two wins and two fastest laps. The team at TOM’S Racing has done an amazing job all year, and my full respect to ‪team-mate ‎Kenta Yamashita‬ who has pushed me all the way, a great driver and team mate.”

Race 16 – 18 Laps
1 Nick Cassidy
2 Lucas Ordonez
3 Nirei Fukuzumi
4 Kenta Yamashito
5 Mitsunori Takaboshi

Race 17 – 25 Laps
1 Nick Cassidy
2 Lucas Ordonez
3 Kenta Yamashito
4 Keishi Ishikawa
5 Nirei Fukuzumi

Points
1 Nick Cassidy 129
2 Kenta Yamashito 113
3 Mitsunori Takaboshi 92
4 Nirei Fukuzumi 72
5 Lucas Ordonez 43

Benjamin Carrell is a freelance motorsport writer and currently edits talkmotorsport.co.nz. He writes for a number of Kiwi drivers and motorsport clubs. That's when he's not working in his horticultural day-job or training for the next road or mtb cycle race!

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