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Helmet of Ryo Hirakawa

Flag of Japan Ryo Hirakawa

nationality Japanese age 24 years old born March 7, 1994 hometown Hiroshima

Racing highlights

20171stAutobacs Super GT Series - GT500
20121stJapanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship class
20122ndFormula Challenge Japan
20112ndFormula Challenge Japan
20111stJAF Japan Formula 4 - West

Racing career summary

Races entered128
Wins20
Podiums55
Pole positions15
Fastest laps12
Race win percentage15.6%
Podium percentage43%

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 Ryo Hirakawa.

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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.

2018Racing11 races0 wins5 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2017Racing13 races3 wins7 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing14 races2 wins5 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2015Racing16 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing11 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2012Racing28 races12 wins23 podiums12 pole position9 fastest race laps
2011Racing13 races1 win10 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2010Racing14 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2009KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Ryo Hirakawa

2018 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
5th29Lexus Team KeePer TOM'S
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus LC500Toyota 2.0 turboBridgestone
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500 2018.

2018 Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
5th17Itochu Enex Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14ToyotaYokohama
Click to show race results for Super Formula 2018.

2017 European Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
4th73G-Drive Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 07GibsonDunlop
Click to show race results for European Le Mans Series - LMP2 2017.

2017 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
1st84Lexus Team KeePer Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus LC500Bridgestone
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500 2017.

2017 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
25th12G-Drive Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 07GibsonDunlop
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 2017.

2017 LMP FIA World Endurance Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
34th4G-Drive Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 07Gibson 4.2Dunlop

2016 European Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
5th70Thiriet by TDS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
52300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#46 Oreca 05NissanDunlop
Click to show race results for European Le Mans Series - LMP2 2016.

2016 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
9th38Lexus Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F / R14AG
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2016.

2016 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Thiriet by TDS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#46 Oreca 05NissanDunlop
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 2016.

2015 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
5th56Lexus Team Keeper TOM'S
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2015.

2015 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
8th13Kygnus Sunoco Team Lemans
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14Toyota RI4ABridgestone
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2015.

2014 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
8th16.5Kygnus Sunoco Team Lemans
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14Toyota R14ABridgestone
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2014.

2014 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
20th8Lexus Team Petronas Tom?s
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2014.

2013 Japanese Championship SUPER FORMULA

PositionPointsTeam
11th9Kygnus Sunoco Team LeMans
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70002
* 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
8th0Kygnus Sunoco Team LeMans
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.

2012 Formula Challenge Japan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd91
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1251044
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FC106 (Renault Nismo)
Click to show race results for Formula Challenge Japan 2012.

2012 Japanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship class

PositionPointsTeam
1st118RSS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1571385
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F312 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship class 2012.

2012 SJM Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0KCMG by RSS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F312 (Toyota)Toyota
Click to show race results for SJM Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix 2012.

2011 Formula Challenge Japan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd73
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1311010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FC106 (Renault Nismo)

2011 JAF Japan Formula 4 - West

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

2010 Formula Challenge Japan

PositionPointsTeam
6th17
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FC106 (Renault Nismo)
Click to show race results for Formula Challenge Japan 2010.

2010 Formula BMW Pacific

PositionPointsTeam
0Asia Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mygale FB02 (BMW K1200RS)
Click to show race results for Formula BMW Pacific 2010.

2009 Asia-Pacific Championship - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
32nd0Masuda Racing Project
KartEngineTyres
Spirit (Parilla)


DriverDB Rating graph

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