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Helmet of Kota Sasaki

Flag of Japan Kota Sasaki

nationality Japanese age 45 years old born January 26, 1974 hometown Mie

Racing highlights

20182ndADAC Zurich 24h Nürburgring Race - SP8 Class
20171stSuper Taikyu Series - ST-X
20121st24h Nürburgring - SP3T
20111stADAC Zurich 24h-Rennen, Klasse: SP 3T, Nürburgring Nordschleife
20081stAston Martin Asia Cup
20051stSuper GT Japan - GT300

Racing career summary

Races entered172
Wins12
Podiums24
Pole positions12
Fastest laps9
Race win percentage7%
Podium percentage14%

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.

2018Racing10 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2016Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2014Racing8 races1 win2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2013Racing9 races1 win2 podiums5 pole position4 fastest race laps
2012Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing9 races3 wins3 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2010Racing8 races1 win1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2009Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing17 races1 win2 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2007Racing15 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2006Racing9 races1 win1 podium2 pole position? fastest race laps
2005Racing8 races1 win6 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2004Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2003Racing8 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2002Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2000Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing? races1 win? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Kota Sasaki

2018 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0apr Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota PriusToyota 3.4 hybridYokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300 2018.

2018 ADAC Zurich 24h Nürburgring Race - SP8 Class

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ring Racing with Novel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RCF
Click to show race results for ADAC Zurich 24h Nürburgring Race - SP8 Class 2018.

2018 Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3

PositionPointsTeam
29th8ARN Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3 2018.

2017 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Prius apr GT
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota PriusYokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300 2017.

2017 24h Nürburgring - SP8

PositionPointsTeam
5th0NOVEL
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus ISF CCS-R

2017 Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3

PositionPointsTeam
22nd20ARN Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3 2017.

2017 Super Taikyu Series - ST-X

PositionPointsTeam
1st101ARN Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GT3

2016 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
24th2APR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Prius
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2016.

2016 Motul 12 Hours of Sepang - GT3

PositionPointsTeam
13th0APR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Prius ZVW50

2015 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
18th10APR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Prius
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2015.

2015 GT Asia - GT3

PositionPointsTeam
30th19Dilango Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lamborghini Gallardo FL2
Click to show race results for GT Asia - GT3 2015.

2014 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
5th44R&D Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru BRZ GT300
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2014.

2013 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
4th66R&D Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81254
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru BRZ GT300
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2013.

2013 Super GT - GT300 - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0R&D Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru BRZ GT300
Click to show race results for Super GT - GT300 - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.

2012 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
14th19
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 24h Nürburgring - SP3T

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Subaru Tecnica International
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru GVB

2011 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
4th56R&D Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82202
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru Legacy B4
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2011.

2011 ADAC Zurich 24h-Rennen, Klasse: SP 3T, Nürburgring Nordschleife

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Subaru Tecnica International
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru Impreza WRX

2010 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
11th21R&D Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2010.

2010 JAF Grand Prix SUPER GT & Formula NIPPON FUJI SPRINT CUP - GT300 Class

PositionPointsTeam
0R&D Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru Legacy B4
Click to show race results for JAF Grand Prix SUPER GT & Formula NIPPON FUJI SPRINT CUP - GT300 Class 2010.

2010 Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lamborghini Gallardo LP560 GT3

2009 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
17th10Team Reckless with Shift
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reckless Kumho IS350
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2009.

2008 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
11th43Cusco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71221
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru Impreza
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2008.

2008 Aston Martin Asia Cup

PositionPointsTeam
1st126Team Reckless
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin Vantage N24

2007 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Reckless Cerumo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola FN06 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2007.

2007 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup 997

2007 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
7th48Mola
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9021?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z

2006 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
7th56Mola
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9112?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z

2005 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
1st93Team Reckless
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8160?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota MR-S

2004 All-Japan GT Championship GT300

PositionPointsTeam
9th26Team Reckless
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota MR-S

2003 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
5th61Team Reckless
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8130?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota MR-S

2002 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
14th8Yellow Hat With Aim Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Toyota)

2002 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0Dentaire Project Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena

2001 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
23rd3Dentaire Project Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena

2000 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
13th2Lian Racing Team, Team 5Zigen, Prokidai With Torii Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 399 (Mugen Honda)
Dallara 399 (Toyota)
Dallara F300 (Toyota)

2000 1000 km Suzuka - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Dentaire Project Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 993 RSR

2000 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
30th1Team Daikokuya
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porschge 993 RSR

1999 Formula Dream

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?1???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome FD99 (Honda Mugen)

1998 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0Sasaki Kouta
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 395 (Toyota)


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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