Asian Super GT motorsport to run on 100% biofuel
With the decision to use the fully sustainable fuel Renewablaze GTA R100 from ETS Racing Fuels, the GT Association has achieved a major milestone in leading the motorsport industry towards a more sustainable future.
ETS Racing Fuels, a leading fuel development partner for the racing industry and a brand of HCS Group, has been selected by the GT Association (GTA) to supply its 100% sustainable fuel Renewablaze GTA R100 for all race cars as of 2023 season onwards.
Masaaki Bandoh, chairman of the GT Association, said: “The motorsport industry is strongly committed to a low carbon future and is putting all its efforts into implementing sustainable fuels. For the Super GT series we have decided to introduce a 100% renewable fuel as one of the key approaches to the environmental sustainability. In such an environment, I am very proud of the good start of the activity in close cooperation with ETS Racing Fuels.”
Dr Bruno Philippon, senior vice president business unit mobility, added: “As a strong partner to the motorsport industry and a pioneer of fuel development, we are committed to support the racing sector on its journey to going greener. We are excited to partner with GTA to demonstrate our proprietary technologies contributing to a more sustainable mobility.”