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Flag of Japan Kohei Hirate

nationality Japanese age 31 years old born March 24, 1986 hometown Nagoya

Racing highlights

20161stSuper GT Japan - GT500
20131stSuper GT Japan - GT500
20132ndSuper GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup
20122ndSuper GT Japan - GT500
20121stJAF Grand Prix Super GT
20063rdFormula 3 Euro Series
20042ndFormula Renault 2.0 Italy
20022ndFormula Toyota

Racing career summary

Races entered247
Wins22
Podiums48
Pole positions12
Fastest laps14
Race win percentage8.9%
Podium percentage19.4%

Karting highlights

20003rdJapanese Championship ICA
19991stJapanese Championship ICA Junior

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.

2017Racing8 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing8 races1 win4 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
2015Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2014Racing8 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing17 races1 win5 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
2012Racing18 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2011Racing17 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2010Racing18 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2009Racing17 races0 wins3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2008Racing15 races2 wins4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2007Racing21 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing22 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2005Racing22 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing23 races6 wins10 podiums6 pole position2 fastest race laps
2003Racing25 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2002Racing? races4 wins? podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
2001KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2000KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1999KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Kohei Hirate

2017 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
8th44Lexus Team Sard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus LC500Bridgestone
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500 2017.

2016 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
1st82Lexus Team Sard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81412
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F / R14AG
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2016.

2015 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
13th23Lexus Team Sard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2015.

2014 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
8th43Lexus Team Zentcerumo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2014.

2013 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
1st69Lexus Team Zent Cerumo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81412
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2013.

2013 Japanese Championship SUPER FORMULA

PositionPointsTeam
9th11P.MU / Cerumo Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift SF13 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship SUPER FORMULA 2013.

2013 Super Formula Japan - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
9th0P.MU / Cerumo Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift SF13 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Super Formula Japan - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.

2013 Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
2nd23Lexus Team Zent Cerumo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.

2012 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
9th8Project µ/cerumo-Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2012.

2012 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
2nd74Lexus Team Zent Cerumo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2012.

2012 JAF Grand Prix Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
1st20Lexus Team Zent Cerumo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for JAF Grand Prix Super GT 2012.

2012 Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Project ?/cerumo-Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup 2012.

2011 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
8th15Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2011.

2011 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
6th47Lexus Team Zent Cerumo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500 2011.

2011 JAF Grand Prix Super GT - GT500

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

2011 Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
12th12Lexus Team Sard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2010.

2010 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
5th25.5Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81202
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2010.

2010 Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Lexus Team SARD
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup 2010.

2010 Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
7th3Mobil 1 Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup 2010.

2009 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
14th27Lexus Team Sard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2009.

2009 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
5th32Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2009.

2008 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
4th42TP Checker Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola FN06 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2008.

2008 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
15th33APR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota MR-S
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2008.

2007 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
19th9Trident Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2007.

2007 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Panasonic Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd61Manor Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201502
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F305 (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Euro Series 2006.

2006 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Manor Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F305 (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 2006.

2006 53rd Polytec Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
27th0Manor Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for 53rd Polytec Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix 2006.

2006 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Panasonic Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
11th18Team Rosberg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F305OpelKumho
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Euro Series 2005.

2005 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Team Rosberg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F305 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 2005.

2005 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
0Rosberg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Macau GP 2005.

2004 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Prema Powerteam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F304 - Spiess Opel
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Euro Series 2004.

2004 Bahrain F3 Superprix

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Prema Powerteam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F303 (Opel)

2004 Formula Renault 2.0 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
25th25Prema Powerteam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Germany 2004.

2004 Formula Renault 2.0 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd266Prema Powerteam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1561062
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Italy 2004.

2004 Formula Renault Asian Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0Asia Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)

2004 Formula Renault 2.0 Netherlands

PositionPointsTeam
28th10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
21st8Prema Powerteam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000Renault

2003 Formula Renault 2.0 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
24th33Franken Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Germany 2003.

2003 Formula Renault 2.0 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
8th113Prema Powerteam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Italy 2003.

2003 Habo DaCosta Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
21st15
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 Formula Toyota

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Tom's Spirit
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?4?2?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 Japanese Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
5th0

2000 Japanese Championship ICA

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0

1999 Japanese Championship ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
1st0


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