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Helmet of Kazuyoshi Hoshino

Flag of Japan Kazuyoshi Hoshino

full name Hoshino Kazuyoshi nationality Japanese age 75 years old born July 1, 1947 hometown Shizuoka

Racing highlights

20003rdAutobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500
19983rdAll-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
19983rd66th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class
19963rdJAF Formula Nippon Championship
19953rdJapanese Touring Car Championship
19941stF3000 International Speed Cup
19931stFormula 3000 Japan
19932ndAll Japan Touring Car Championship Class 1
19921stAll Japan Sports-Prototype Championship
19921st24 Hours of Daytona
19913rdJapanese Touring Car Championship
19911stAll Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship
19901stFormula 3000 Japan
19901stJapanese Touring Car Championship
19903rdAll Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship
19893rdFormula 3000 Japan
19882ndFormula 3000 Japan
19871stFormula 3000 Japan
19862ndFormula 2 Japan
19843rdFormula 2 Japan
19832ndFormula 2 Japan
19821stJAF Formula Pacific Series
19812ndFormula 2 Japan
19811stJAF Formula Pacific Series
19781stFormula 2 Japan
19771stFormula 2 Japan
19761stJapan FJ1300
19751stFormula 2000 Japan

Racing career summary

Races entered373
Wins78
Podiums167
Pole positions73
Fastest laps46
Race win percentage20.9%
Podium percentage44.8%

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.

2002Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing8 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing7 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing20 races2 wins6 podiums2 pole position3 fastest race laps
1996Racing31 races3 wins9 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
1995Racing29 races1 win12 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1994Racing26 races2 wins5 podiums2 pole position3 fastest race laps
1993Racing18 races6 wins11 podiums5 pole position6 fastest race laps
1992Racing27 races8 wins13 podiums8 pole position6 fastest race laps
1991Racing23 races8 wins13 podiums9 pole position7 fastest race laps
1990Racing23 races12 wins16 podiums6 pole position8 fastest race laps
1989Racing14 races2 wins3 podiums2 pole position3 fastest race laps
1988Racing15 races3 wins7 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
1987Racing16 races4 wins7 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1986Racing13 races3 wins5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing12 races2 wins5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing11 races1 win6 podiums0 pole position3 fastest race laps
1983Racing10 races0 wins6 podiums4 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing12 races7 wins8 podiums6 pole position? fastest race laps
1981Racing16 races4 wins10 podiums5 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1979Racing3 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing8 races3 wins4 podiums4 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing8 races3 wins6 podiums7 pole position0 fastest race laps
1976Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing4 races2 wins4 podiums4 pole position? fastest race laps
1974Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Kazuyoshi Hoshino

2002 All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500

PositionPointsTeam
34th3Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

2001 All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500

PositionPointsTeam
23rd24Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

2000 Autobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
3rd66Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R
Click to show race results for Autobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500 2000.

2000 Japan GT Festival in Malaysia - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1999 Autobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
8th40Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1998 All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500

PositionPointsTeam
3rd49Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1998 66th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Nissan Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R390 GT1Nissan 3.5 turboBridgestone
Click to show race results for 66th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1998.

1997 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th95NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
142623
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Primera GT

1997 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Nissan Motorsports (NISMO)/TWR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R390 GT1Nissan 3.5 turboBridgestone
Click to show race results for 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1997.

1997 All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500

PositionPointsTeam
13th16Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1996 JAF Formula Nippon Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd31Calsonic Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101410
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T96/94 (Mugen Honda)
Lola T96/52 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for JAF Formula Nippon Championship 1996.

1996 All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500

PositionPointsTeam
4th54Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1996 64th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
10th0NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nismo Skyline GT-R LMNissan 2.8 turboBridgestone
Click to show race results for 64th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1996.

1996 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th61Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141311
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Primera Camino

1995 Japanese Formula 3000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th20Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3000 Championship 1995.

1995 63rd 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nismo Skyline GT-R LMNissan 2.6 turboBridgestone
Click to show race results for 63rd 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1995.

1995 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd98Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
151601
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Primera GTE

1995 All-Japan GT Championship - Class 1

PositionPointsTeam
13th19Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1994 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
7th6Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1994 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th53Nissan Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
151412
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Primera GTE

1994 F3000 International Speed Cup

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T93/50 (Mugen)

1993 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st32Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T92-50 (Cosworth)

1993 All Japan Touring Car Championship Class 1

PositionPointsTeam
2nd119Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
84756
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1992 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
12th10Cabin Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st103NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
63521
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R92CP

1992 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R91CP

1992 All Japan Touring Car championship class 1

PositionPointsTeam
7th78Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
83464
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1992 24 Hours of Daytona

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Nissan Motorsports Intl.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R91CPGood Year

1991 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
4th24Cabin Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102321
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st87NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
73511
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R91CP

1991 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd174Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
63565
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1990 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st63Cabin Racing Team With Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
106722
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T90-50 (Mugen)

1990 FIA World Sports-Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motorsport International
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R90CPNissan 3.5 turboDunlop

1990 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Nissan Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R 90CP

1990 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st230Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
65645
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1990 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd67NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R90CP

1989 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
3rd22Cabin Racing Team With Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82322
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T89-50 (Mugen)

1989 World Sports Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
31st10Nissan Motorsports International
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R88CNissan 3.0 turboDunlop

1989 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motorsport Europe
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R 89C

1989 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
27th6NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R88C
Nissan R89C

1988 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd43Cabin Racing Team With Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
83723
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T88-50 (Mugen)

1988 World Sports Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
80th4Nissan Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R88CNissan 3.0 turboBridgestone

1988 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th20NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R88C

1987 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st132Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9471?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87B (Mugen Honda)
Lola T87-50 (Mugen Honda)

1987 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R87ENissan 3.0 turboBridgestone

1987 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
30th9Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87G (Nissan)

1986 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd87Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8350?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86J (Mugen Honda)

1986 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
77th1Nissan Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R86VNissan 3.0 turboBridgestone

1986 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
47th1Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30020
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86G (Nissan)

1985 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
4th51Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6131?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85J (Mugen Honda)

1985 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
36th10Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85GNissan 3.0 turbo

1985 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th25Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83G (Nissan)
March 85G (Nissan)

1984 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
3rd95Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81603
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 842 (Tomei Jidousya BMW)

1984 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83GNissan 2.1 turboBridgestone

1984 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83G (Nissan)

1983 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
16th3James Gresham Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 832 (BMW Mader)

1983 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd79Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80640
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 832 (Tomei BMW)

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
63rd4Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan 83G Silvia

1982 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th9Nissan Motorsport Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird turbo

1982 JAF Formula Pacific Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st114Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11786?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 79B (Nissan LZ14)

1981 James Hardie 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motor Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird TurboNissan 1.8 turbo

1981 Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Dah Chong Hong
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 81A (Nissan LZ14)

1981 JAF Formula Pacific Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st94Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9373?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 79B (Nissan LZ14)

1981 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd48Heroes Racing Corporation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51320
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T850 (BMW M12/7)

1980 Formula Pacific Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0Hasemi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B40 (Nissan LZ14)

1979 XXVI Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Heroes Racing Corporation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B40 (Nissan LZ14)

1979 Formula Pacific Japan

PositionPointsTeam
8th20
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B40 (Nissan LZ14)

1978 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Heroes Racing Corporation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nova 532 (BMW)

1978 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st76Heroes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6344?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nova 532P (BMW M12/7)
Nova 522 (BMW M12/7)

1977 World Championship of F1 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Heros Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kojima KE009Cosworth DFV 3.0Bridgestone

1977 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st90
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7367?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nova 512B (BMW M12/7)

1976 World Championship of F1 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Heros Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tyrrell 007Cosworth DFV 3.0Bridgestone

1976 Japan FJ1300

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Tomei Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 733 (Nissan)

1975 Formula 2000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st59Victory Circle Club
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4244?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 742 (BMW)

1974 Formula 2000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
5th10Kojima Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS15 (Ford)
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