Luis Leeds

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Luis Leeds
NationalityIndonesia Indonesian
Born (2000-03-06) 6 March 2000 (age 19)
Melbourne, Australia
Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge career
Current team23Red Racing
Car no.230
Starts12
Wins0
Poles0
Fastest laps2
Best finish7th in 2018
Previous series
2017
2016
2015
2015
2011—2014
Toyota Racing Series
MSA Formula
Australian F4
Australian Formula Ford
Karting
Championship titles
2019Australian Formula 4 Championship

Luis William Mahendra Leeds (born 6 March 2000) is an Australian-born Indonesian racing driver[1] currently competing in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Australia[2] Championship for Supercars Championship team 23Red Racing[3]

Leeds served as a member of the Red Bull Junior Team in 2016[4] and is now a development driver for 23Red Racing[5]

Career summary[edit]

Formula 4[edit]

Leeds finished 2015 Australian Formula 4 Championship on the sixth place, competing for Dream Motorsport.

In 2016 he became a member of the Red Bull Junior Team and moved to the United Kingdom to compete in F4 British Championship with TRS Arden Junior Racing Team.[6] He ended the season third in the drivers standings with three wins. But it wasn't enough to keep the place in the RB Junior team.

Formula Renault[edit]

In 2017 Leeds joined Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 with Josef Kaufmann Racing.[7] He had two point-scoring finishes, his highest finishing position being seventh place at Silverstone.[8]

Racing record[edit]

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles F/Laps Podiums Points Position
2014-15 New Zealand Formula Ford Championship 3 1 0 1 2
2015 Australian Formula 4 Championship Dream Motorsport 21 0 0 1 6 183 6th
Australian Formula Ford Series N/A 18 2 1 2 9 211 3rd
ADAC Formula 4 Championship Luis Leeds 3 0 0 0 0 0 35th
2016 F4 British Championship TRS Arden Junior Racing Team 30 3 1 3 11 300 3rd
Australian Formula 4 Championship Dream Motorsport 3 0 0 0 2 40 11th
2016-17 NACAM Formula 4 Championship J Bernal Racing 2 0 0 0 0 0 NC†
2017 Formula Renault Eurocup Josef Kaufmann Racing 23 0 0 1 0 7 19th
Formula Renault NEC 5 0 0 0 0 28 19th
Toyota Racing Series Giles Motorsport 12 0 0 0 0 419 11th
Australian Formula 4 Championship Zagame Motorsport Juniors 3 0 0 0 0 18 14th
2018 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Australia 23Red Racing 12 0 0 2 2 298 10th
2019 Australian Formula 4 Championship AGI Sport 18 9 8 8 17 365 1st
Formula 4 South East Asia Championship Meritus GP 0 0 0 0 0 0 NC*

As Leeds was a guest driver, he was ineligible for points. * Season still in progress.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PIT LANE". Luis Leeds 96. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  2. ^ "23 Red Racing | TEAM". www.23redracing.com.au. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Milwaukee Racing | Supercars". Supercars. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  4. ^ "LUIS LEEDS JOINS JUNIOR RED BULL TEAM". www.cams.com.au. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  5. ^ "23Red Racing expands with Porsche | Supercars". Supercars. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  6. ^ Allen, Peter (11 December 2015). "Arden firms up full MSA Formula quartet for 2016". Paddock Scout. Retrieved 16 December 2015.
  7. ^ "Luis Leeds set for TRS and FR2.0 campaigns in 2017". 16 December 2016. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
  8. ^ Allen, Peter (14 May 2017). "Shwartzman holds off Palmer for Silverstone Eurocup race two win". formulascout.com. Retrieved 30 October 2017.

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Jayden Ojeda
Australian Formula 4 Championship
Champion

2019
Succeeded by
Incumbent