Takao Wada | Racing career profile | Driver Database
Log in is temporarily disabled during server migration.
Driver Database logo

This site uses cookies. Our cookies are friendly and don't collect personal information but helps to improve the user experience. Read more here. Continued use of this site indicates that you accept this policy. This message will only be shown once.


Flag of Japan Takao Wada

nationality Japanese age 60 years old born June 24, 1953 hometown Tokyo

Career summary

Helmet of Takao Wada
Races entered180
Wins5
Podiums16
Pole positions10
Fastest laps7
Race win percentage2.8%
Podium percentage8.9%

Racing highlights

19861stJapanese Touring Car Championship
19823rdMacau Grand Prix
19791stFormula Pacific Japan
19782ndFormula Pacific Japan

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

This space is for rent.
Up to 960 pixels in width and shown approximately 200,000 times per month. Interested?

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

19994 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19984 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19975 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19965 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19955 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19944 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19936 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199212 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
19916 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199023 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
198915 races1 win1 podium1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
198816 races1 win1 podium0 pole position2 fastest race laps
198716 races0 wins0 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
198615 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
198512 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
198410 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19838 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19821 race0 wins1 podium? pole position0 fastest race laps
19801 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19797 races2 wins7 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
19785 races1 win3 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Takao Wada

199926thAutobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500
4 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Endless Sports
Car: Nissan Skyline GT-R
1998All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
4 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
JLOC
Car: Lamborghini Diablo
1997All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
JLOC
Car: Lamborghini Diablo GTR
1996All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Kenwolf with JLOC
Car: Lamborghini Diablo
1995All-Japan GT Championship - Class 1
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Kenwolf with Terai Engineering
Car: Lamborghini Diablo
199418thAll-Japan GT Championship - Class 1
4 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Kenwolf with Terai Engineering
Car: Lamborghini Countach
1993Formula 3000 Japan
6 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Super Evolution
199218thFormula 3000 Japan
11 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Nisseki Racing Team
16thAll Japan Sports-Prototype Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
NISMO
Car: Nissan R92CP
1991Formula 3000 Japan
3 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Advan Sport Pal
25thAll Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship
3 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
LeMans Company
Car: Nissan R90VP
199010thFormula 3000 Japan
10 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
Advan Sport Pal
World Sports-Prototype Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
LeMans Company (Nissan Motorsport International)
Car: Nissan R89C
Le Mans 24h - C1 class
LeMans Company
Car: Nissan R89C
28thAll Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Cabin Racing
Car: Nissan R90V
28thJapanese Touring Car Championship
6 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Endless Project
Car: Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth
19897thFormula 3000 Japan
8 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 3 fastest race laps.
Advan Sport Pal
Car: Lola T89-50 (Mugen Tomei)
World Sports-Prototype Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
LeMans Company (Nissan Motorsports International)
Car: Nissan R88V
Le Mans 24h - C1 class
Courage Competition (LeMans Company)
Car: Nissan R 88S
15thAll Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Cabin Racing
Car: March 88S (Nissan)
19885thFormula 3000 Japan
8 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
Advan Sport Pal
Car: Lola T88-50 (Mugen Tomei)
World Sports-Prototype Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Nissan Motorsports, LeMans Company
Cars: Nissan R88C, Nissan 88S
39thAll Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Person's Racing Team
Cars: March 87S (Nissan), March 88S (Nissan)
Asia-Pacific Touring Car Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Calsonic
Car: Nissan R31 Skyline GTS-R
198712thFormula 3000 Japan
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Advan Sport Shigeyama Racing
Car: March 87B (Cosworth), Lola T87-50 (Cosworth)
World Sports-Prototype Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Nissan Motorsports
Car: Nissan R87E
25thAll Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Person's Racing
Car: March 86G (Nissan)
19868thFormula 2 Japan
8 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Advan Sports Shigeyama Racing
Car: March 86J (Yamaha)
World Sports-Prototype Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Nissan Motorsports
Cars: Nissan R85V, Nissan R86V
1stJapanese Touring Car Championship
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
NISMO
Car: Nissan Skyline RS Turbo
24thAll Japan Sports-Prototype Championship
5 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Nismo Sport
Cars: March 85G (Nissan), March 86S (Nissan)
198512thFormula 2 Japan
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Advan Sports Tomei
Car: March 842 (BMW)
30thAll Japan Sports-Prototype Championship
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Hasemi Motorsport
Cars: LM 04C (Nissan), March 85G (Nissan)
198417thFormula 2 Japan
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
OM Racing
FIA World Endurance Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Central Twenty Racing
Car: LM-Nissan Fairlady Z 03C
All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Central Twenty Racing
Car: LM 03C (Toyota)
198313thFormula 2 Japan
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Mimasu Racing
Car: March 822 (Toda BMW)
FIA World Endurance Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Central Twenty Racing
Car: LM-Nissan Fairlady Z 03C
19823rdMacau Grand Prix
Car: Falcon 82P (Nissan)
198031stCASC North American Formula Atlantic Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Bill Brack Racing
Car: March 79B (Ford BDD)
19798thFormula 3 Japan
1 race. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Hayashi Racing
Car: March 743 (Toyota)
1stFormula Pacific Japan
6 races. 1 win. 6 podiums. 2 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Tomei Jidosha
Cars: Falcon 78A (Nissan LZ14), March 79B (Nissan LZ14)
19782ndFormula Pacific Japan
5 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 2 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Tomei Jidosha
Car: Nova 53P (Nissan LZ14)

Karting details – the karting career of Takao Wada



DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Takao Wada over time since January 1st 2014. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

© DriverDB AB