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Helmet of Daisuke Nakajima

Flag of Japan Daisuke Nakajima

nationality Japanese age 29 years old born January 29, 1989 hometown Okazaki, Aichi

Racing career summary

Races entered189
Wins4
Podiums15
Pole positions5
Fastest laps3
Race win percentage2.1%
Podium percentage7.9%

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.

Driver comparisons

The latest Head-to-Head comparisons generated for Daisuke Nakajima.

Daisuke Nakajima vs. Kazuki Nakajima | Daisuke Nakajima vs. Tony Kanaan | Daisuke Nakajima vs. Esteban Gutiérrez

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.

2018Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing15 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2013Racing17 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing9 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing30 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing21 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2008Racing18 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing18 races4 wins5 podiums4 pole position2 fastest race laps
2005KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2004KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Daisuke Nakajima

2018 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
16th8Team Mugen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda NSX-GTHonda 2.0 turboYokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500 2018.

2018 Suzuka 10 Hours - Pro class

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Honda Team Motul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda NSX GT3Honda 3.5 turbo
Click to show race results for Suzuka 10 Hours - Pro class 2018.

2017 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
16th2Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14HondaYokohama
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2017.

2017 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
18th7Team Mugen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda NSX-GTYokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500 2017.

2016 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
12th10.5Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14HondaBridgestone
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2016.

2016 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
18th7Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda NSX CONCEPT-GT
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2016.

2015 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
15th4Epson Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda NSX-GT
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2015.

2015 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
10th7Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14Honda HR-414EBridgestone
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2015.

2014 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
14th4Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14Honda HR-414EBridgestone
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2014.

2014 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
17th12Epson Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda NSX Concept-GT
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2014.

2013 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
15th4Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda HSV-010 GT
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2013.

2013 Japanese Championship SUPER FORMULA

PositionPointsTeam
12th6Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift SF13 (Honda)
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship SUPER FORMULA 2013.

2013 Super Formula Japan - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift SF13 (Honda)
Click to show race results for Super Formula Japan - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.

2013 Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda HSV-010 GT
Click to show race results for Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.

2012 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
0Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2012.

2012 Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup 2012.

2012 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
15th12
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2011 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
13th2Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2011.

2011 Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Nakajima Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series

PositionPointsTeam
11th97Räikkönen Robertson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
300400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series 2010.

2009 Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th95Räikkönen Robertson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series 2009.

2009 Tango Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
19th0Räikkönen Robertson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for Tango Masters of Formula 3 2009.

2008 Japanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship Class

PositionPointsTeam
9th54Honda Toda Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship Class 2008.

2007 Formula Challenge Japan

PositionPointsTeam
5th121
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
184542
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 Asia-Pacific Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
14th0Sugiyama Racing
KartEngineTyres
Birel (Vortex)

2004 CIK Asian-Pacific Championship ICA

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Sugiyama Racing
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Daisuke Nakajima over time since January 1st 2013. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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