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Flag of Japan Tetsuya Tanaka

nationality Japanese age 48 years old born December 16, 1965 hometown Kyoto

Career summary

Helmet of Tetsuya Tanaka
Races entered279
Wins8
Podiums36
Pole positions7
Fastest laps5
Race win percentage2.9%
Podium percentage12.9%
National ranking27th

Racing highlights

20112ndSuper GT Japan - GT300
20103rd24h Nürburgring - SP7
20101stJAF Grand Prix SUPER GT & Formula NIPPON FUJI SPRINT CUP - GT300 Class
20093rdSuper GT Japan - GT300
20043rdSuper GT Japan - GT300
20032nd24h Nürburgring - A8
20002nd1000 km Suzuka - GT500
19913rdFormula 3 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.

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.

20143 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20139 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20128 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20119 races0 wins5 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
20109 races1 win2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
200912 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
200810 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
20079 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
20069 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
20058 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
20048 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
200310 races0 wins3 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
20029 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20017 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20009 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199914 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199815 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199727 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199623 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19956 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199423 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
199319 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199210 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position2 fastest race laps
199113 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap

Career details – the racing career of Tetsuya Tanaka

201433rdGT Asia - GT3
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
B-Max Racing
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3
Click to show race results for GT Asia - GT3 2014.
201424h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3
Nissan GT Academy Team RJN
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3
Click to show race results for 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3 2014.
201320thSuper GT Japan - GT300
8 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Gainer
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2013.
2013Super GT - GT300 - Fuji Sprint Cup
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Gainer
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes Benz SLS AMG GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT - GT300 - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.
20127thSuper GT Japan - GT300
8 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
20112ndSuper GT Japan - GT300
8 races. 0 wins. 5 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Jim Gainer
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 GTC
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2011.
20117th24h Nürburgring - SP8
RJN Motorsport
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Nissan 370 Z
20107thSuper GT Japan - GT300
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Jimgainer Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F430
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2010.
20103rd24h Nürburgring - SP7
Falken Motorsports
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Z33
20101stJAF Grand Prix SUPER GT & Formula NIPPON FUJI SPRINT CUP - GT300 Class
1 race. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Jimgainer
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F430
Click to show race results for JAF Grand Prix SUPER GT & Formula NIPPON FUJI SPRINT CUP - GT300 Class 2010.
20093rdSuper GT Japan - GT300
9 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Jimgainer
CarEngineTyres
Jimgainer Advan F430
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2009.
20094th24h Nürburgring - SP7
Falken Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Z33
20097thAsian Le Mans Series - LMGT2
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Jimgainer Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F430 GT
Click to show race results for Asian Le Mans Series - LMGT2 2009.
200824thSuper GT Japan - GT300
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Jimgainer
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2008.
200813th24h Nürburgring - SP7
Falken Motorsports
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Z33
200711th24h Nürburgring - SP7
Falken Motorsports
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Z33
200713thSuper GT Japan - GT300
8 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Ebbro Team Nova
CarEngineTyres
Vemac RD350R
20068thSuper GT Japan - GT300
9 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Jim Gainer
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena
20054thSuper GT Japan - GT300
8 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Jim Gainer
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena
20045th24h Nürburgring Nordschleife
Falken Motorsports
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GTR
20043rdAll-Japan GT Championship GT300
7 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Team Gainer
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena
20038thSuper GT Japan - GT300
8 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. 2 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Team Gainer
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena
20032nd24h Nürburgring - A8
Falken Motorsports
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
2003Grand American Rolex Series - GTS
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
RWS Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3-RS
200233rdAll-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
8 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Impul
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
20024th24h Nürburgring - A7
Falken Motorsports
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
20019thAll-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
7 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
NISMO
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
200014thJapan GT Festival in Malaysia - GT500
Hasemi Motorsports
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
20002nd1000 km Suzuka - GT500
Team Take One
CarEngineTyres
McLaren F1 GTR
200016thAutobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Hasemi Motorsports
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
Click to show race results for Autobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500 2000.
199914thFormula Nippon
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team 5Zigen
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 99L (Mugen)
199917thAutobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Hasemi Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
199815thFormula Nippon
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Be Brides Racing
CarEngineTyres
Lola T95/50 (Mugen)
19985thAll-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
6 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Hasemi Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
1997Formula Nippon
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Be Brides ARP Aska
199715thJapanese Touring Car Championship
13 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Dandelion Racing
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corona Exiv
19977thAll-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
6 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Hasemi Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
1997FIA GT - GT1
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Menicon
CarEngineTyres
SARD Toyota MC8R
1996JAF Formula Nippon Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Nihon Lead Yamada
CarEngineTyres
Lola T94/50 (Mugen Honda)
19965thAll-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
6 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Hasemi Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
199619thJapanese Touring Car Championship
14 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Dandelion Racing
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corona Exiv
1996Global GT Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 964 RS
199522ndJapanese Touring Car Championship
6 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Nakajima Planning
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic Ferio
1994Formula 3 Japan
6 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Nakajima Planning
CarEngineTyres
Ralt 94C (Mugen-Honda)
199414thJapanese Touring Car Championship
17 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Nakajima Planning
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic Ferio
19938thFormula 3 Japan
10 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Tom's, Ad Racing
CarEngineTyres
Tom's 033F (Toyota)
199318thAll Japan Touring Car Championship Class 3
9 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Toyota Team Tom's
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla Levin
19927thFormula 3 Japan
10 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
Sekisui To You Home With Tom's
CarEngineTyres
Tom's 032F (Toyota)
Ralt RT35 (Toyota)
1991Formula 3 Macau GP
Torii Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT35 (Toyota)
19913rdFormula 3 Japan
11 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Torii Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT35 (Toyota)
19919thFormula 3 Fuji Cup
Torii Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT35 (Toyota)
199173rdJapanese Touring Car Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Kawasho
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla Levin

Karting details – the karting career of Tetsuya Tanaka

20037thCIK-FIA Asia-Pacific Championship Formula A
Meiju Racing
Kart: Birel (TM)


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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