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Helmet of Akihiko Nakaya

Flag of Japan Akihiko Nakaya

full name Nakaya Akihiko nationality Japanese age 64 years old born November 3, 1957 hometown Tokyo

Racing highlights

20141stAsian Le Mans Series - GT-Am
19931stAll Japan Touring Car Championship Class 2
19881stFormula 3 Japan
19863rdJapanese Touring Car Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered217
Wins13
Podiums41
Pole positions7
Fastest laps5
Race win percentage6%
Podium percentage18.9%

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.

2021Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing7 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing14 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing15 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1995Racing15 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing25 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing18 races5 wins7 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing23 races1 win8 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
1990Racing22 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1989Racing16 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1988Racing13 races2 wins7 podiums3 pole position2 fastest race laps
1987Racing13 races2 wins4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1986Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Akihiko Nakaya

2021 TCR Japan - Sunday Series

PositionPointsTeam
17th8Dome Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic TCR
Click to show race results for TCR Japan - Sunday Series 2021.

2021 TCR Japan - Saturday Series

PositionPointsTeam
16th15Dome Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic TCR
Click to show race results for TCR Japan - Saturday Series 2021.

2017 Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lamborghini Huracan ST
Click to show race results for Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia - Overall 2017.

2014 Asian Le Mans Series - GT-Am

PositionPointsTeam
1st26The Emperor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lamborghini Gallardo GT3Lamborghini 5.2Michelin
Click to show race results for Asian Le Mans Series - GT-Am 2014.

2013 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0Leon SLS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2013.

2008 24h Nürburgring - SP8

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Team LF-A
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus LF-A

2001 All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500

PositionPointsTeam
37th1Hitotsuyama Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren F1 GTR (BMW)

2000 Autobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
23rd1Hitotsuyama Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren F1 GTR
Click to show race results for Autobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500 2000.

1999 67th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP class

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Goh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW V12 LM 98BMW 6.0Michelin

1999 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
6th42Team Taeibon Ralliart
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi FTO

1998 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th32Object T
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corona Exiv

1998 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
5th37Team Taeibon Ralliart
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi FTO

1997 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Lark McLaren (Parabolica Motorsport)
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren F1 GTRBMW 6.0Michelin
Click to show race results for 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1997.

1997 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th3Auto Tech Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is

1997 FIA GT - GT1

PositionPointsTeam
0Lark
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren F1 GTR
Click to show race results for FIA GT - GT1 1997.

1996 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th40Auto Tech Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is

1996 Global GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Puma
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi GTO

1995 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th31As Auto Tech
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is

1994 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0Speed Star Wheel Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1994 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th14Team Take One
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is

1994 F3000 International Speed Cup

PositionPointsTeam
7th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T94/50 (Mugen)

1993 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Hayashi, Dome
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993 All Japan Touring Car Championship Class 2

PositionPointsTeam
1st134Auto Tech Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
95700
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3

1992 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0Cox Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
6th16Cox Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101221
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th52From A Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R91CK

1991 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st42Mooncraft
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic

1990 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
12th5Team Take One
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 FIA World Sports-Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Swiss Team Salamin (Nova Engineering)
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962CPorsche 3.0 turboGoodyear

1990 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th27From A Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1990 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
24th56Mooncraft, Nakajima Planning
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic

1989 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Cox Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT33 (Mugen)

1989 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
10th6Marlboro Team Nova
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T89-50 (Mugen)

1989 World Sports Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
55th1Nova Engineering (Obermaier Racing)
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962CPorsche 3.0 turboGoodyear

1989 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Brun Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1989 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th35Fram A Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1988 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st46Le Garage Cox Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102732
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT32 (Mugen Honda)

1988 Tooheys 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Ralliart Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Starion

1988 Asia-Pacific Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Ralliart Australia, Ralliart STP
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Starion Turbo A183

1987 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
16th0VW Asia Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT30 (Volkswagen)

1987 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
5th70Le Garage Cox Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10241?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 873Volkswagen
Ralt RT30/86Volkswagen

1987 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th72
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Starion Turbo

1987 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Mitsubishi Ralliart
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Starion

1986 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
17th6Le Garage Cox Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT30 (Volkswagen)

1986 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd75
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Starion Turbo

1986 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Brad Jones Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Starion


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