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Helmet of Masataka Yanagida

Flag of Japan Masataka Yanagida

nationality Japanese age 39 years old born June 4, 1979 hometown Tokyo

Racing highlights

20163rdAsian Le Mans Series - LMP3
20121stSuper GT Japan - GT500
20121stMalaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall
20111stAutobacs Super GT Series - GT500
20111stJAF Grand Prix Super GT - GT500
20111stMalaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall
20101st24H Series - A5
20101stSuper GT Japan - GT300
20102ndJAF Grand Prix SUPER GT & Formula NIPPON FUJI SPRINT CUP - GT300 Class
20103rdMalaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall
20092ndMalaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall
20031stSuper GT Japan - GT300
20023rdSuper GT Japan - GT300

Racing career summary

Races entered231
Wins18
Podiums49
Pole positions9
Fastest laps4
Race win percentage7.8%
Podium percentage21.2%

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.

2017Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing12 races2 wins4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2015Racing8 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing9 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing9 races0 wins3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2012Racing10 races3 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing10 races2 wins7 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2010Racing12 races2 wins6 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2009Racing10 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing9 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing18 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing18 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2005Racing8 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing27 races0 wins2 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing10 races0 wins4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2002Racing8 races1 win3 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
2001Racing26 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing? races5 wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1999Racing? races1 win? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing20 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Masataka Yanagida

2017 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
20th5Hitotsuyama Audi R8 LMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSDunlop
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300 2017.

2015-16 Asian Le Mans Series - LMP3

PositionPointsTeam
3rd37Team AAI
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Adess 03Nissan 5.0
Click to show race results for Asian Le Mans Series - LMP3 2015-16.

2016 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
7th43Kondo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
NISSAN GT-R NISMO GT500
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2016.

2015 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
6th50Mola
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-R
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2015.

2014 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
11th31MOLA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-R
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2014.

2014 Blancpain Endurance Series - Pro-Am Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan GT Academy Team RJN
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain Endurance Series - Pro-Am Cup 2014.

2013 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
6th50NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-R
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2013.

2013 Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
10th4NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-R
Click to show race results for Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.

2012 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
1st93Mola
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-RVRH34BMichelin
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2012.

2012 Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Petronas Syntium Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3

2012 JAF Grand Prix Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
6th10Mola
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-R
Click to show race results for JAF Grand Prix Super GT 2012.

2011 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
1st90Mola
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81510
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-RVRH34BMichelin
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500 2011.

2011 Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Petronas Syntium Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz SLS GT3

2011 Super Taikyu Series - ST-1

PositionPointsTeam
0Petronas Syntium Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4M Coupe

2011 JAF Grand Prix Super GT - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 24H Series - A5

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Petronas Syntium Team 1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 M Coupé
Click to show race results for 24H Series - A5 2010.

2010 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
1st64Hasemi Motor Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2010.

2010 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Wiechers Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si E90
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship 2010.

2010 FIA World Touring Car Championship - Yokohama Independent's Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
19th6Wiechers Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si E90
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship - Yokohama Independent's Trophy 2010.

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

PositionPointsTeam
2nd21Hasemi Motor Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z (Z33)
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
3rd0Petronas Syntium Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4M Coupe

2009 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
7th62Team Nishizawa Mola
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
S Road Mola Z
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2009.

2009 Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Petronas Syntium Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4M Coupe

2008 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
7th57NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GT-R
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2008.

2007 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
0Kondo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola FN06 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2007.

2007 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
12th30Hasemi Motor Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z

2006 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
12th1Kondo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola FN06 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2006.

2006 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
13th34Kondo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z

2005 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
9th57NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z

2004 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
10th58Three Bond Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Nissan)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Japan 2004.

2004 All-Japan GT Championship GT300

PositionPointsTeam
6th33Team Daishin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7012?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z

2003 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
17th2Three Bond Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Nissan)

2003 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
1st77Hasemi Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8041?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z

2002 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
3rd70Hasemi Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8132?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Silvia

2001 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
7th80Toda Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Mugen Honda)

2001 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
4th53Hasemi Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Silvia

2000 Formula Dream

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?5???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome FD99 (Honda Mugen)

1999 Formula Dream

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

1998 Championnat de France Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
23rd4La Filiére
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK76 (Renault)


DriverDB Rating graph

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