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Helmet of Nobutero Taniguchi

Flag of Japan Nobutero Taniguchi

nationality Japanese age 48 years old hometown Hiroshima

Racing highlights

20171stAutobacs Super GT Series - GT300
20141stSuper GT Japan - GT300
20133rdSuper GT Japan - GT300
20121stMalaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall
20111stSuper GT Japan - GT300
20111stMalaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall
20101st24H Series - A5
20103rdSuper GT Japan - GT300
20103rdMalaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall
20092ndSuper GT Japan - GT300
20092ndMalaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall
20083rdSuper GT Japan - GT300
20063rdSuper GT Japan - GT300

Racing career summary

Races entered162
Wins19
Podiums53
Pole positions5
Fastest laps4
Race win percentage11.7%
Podium percentage32.7%

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 Nobutero Taniguchi.

Nobutero Taniguchi vs. Nick Cassidy

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.

2019Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing10 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing10 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2016Racing10 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing9 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing8 races2 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing9 races2 wins4 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2012Racing9 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing9 races4 wins4 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2010Racing14 races3 wins4 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2009Racing14 races0 wins8 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing10 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2007Racing9 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2006Racing10 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing8 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
2004Racing7 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
2003Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
2002Racing6 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Nobutero Taniguchi

2019 Autobacs Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
6th14.5Goodsmile Racing & TeamUK YO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes AMG GT3Yokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Japan - GT300 2019.

2018 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
4th56Goodsmile Racing with Team Ukyo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2Yokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300 2018.

2018 Suzuka 10 Hours - Pro class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Mercedes-AMG Team Good Smile
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2
Click to show race results for Suzuka 10 Hours - Pro class 2018.

2018 Intercontinental GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
20th10Mercedes-AMG Team Good Smile
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Intercontinental GT Challenge 2018.

2017 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
1st77Goodsmile Hatsune Miku AMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81401
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3Yokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300 2017.

2017 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
0Good Smile Racing & Team UKYO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3Pirelli
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro 2017.

2017 Intercontinental GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0Good Smile Racing with Team Ukyo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Intercontinental GT Challenge 2017.

2015-16 Asian Le Mans Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
8th33Team AAI
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3BMW 4.4
Click to show race results for Asian Le Mans Series - GT 2015-16.

2016 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
7th47Goodsmile Racing & Team Ukyo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes AMG GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2016.

2015 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
11th35Goodsmile Racing & Team Ukyo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2015.

2015 Sepang 12 Hours - GT3

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Team AAI - HubAuto
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3
Click to show race results for Sepang 12 Hours - GT3 2015.

2014 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
1st78Goosmile Racing & Team Ukyo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2014.

2013 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
3rd70GSR&Studie with TeamUKYO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2013.

2013 Super GT - GT300 - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0GSR&Studie with TeamUKYO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT - GT300 - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.

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 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
5th52GSR & Studie with Team Ukyo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3

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 GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
1st87GSR&Studie with TeamUKYO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
83321
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2011.

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

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
3rd52M7 Re-Amemiya Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
72210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2010.

2010 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Scuderia Proteam Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* 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
17th8Scuderia Proteam Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* 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
0M7 Re-Amemiya Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7
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
2nd82M7 Re-Amemiya Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90600
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
M7 MUTIARA MOTORSAMEMIYASGC 7
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2009.

2009 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Scuderia Proteam Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship 2009.

2009 FIA World Touring Car Championship - Independent's Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
10th21Scuderia Proteam Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship - Independent's Trophy 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 - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
3rd71Team Taisan with Nishizawa
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RS
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2008.

2008 Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Petronas Syntium Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4M Coupe

2007 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
6th58Taisan with Nishizawa
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9130?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3 RS

2006 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
3rd75Direxiv Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Vemac RD320R

2006 Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Race - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
7th54Racing Project Bandoh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8021?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica

2004 All-Japan GT Championship GT300

PositionPointsTeam
5th48Racing Project Bandoh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica

2003 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
17th13RE Amemiya Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

2002 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
13th29RE Amemiya Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7


DriverDB Rating graph

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