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Helmet of Ryuji Kumita

Flag of Japan Ryuji Kumita

additional name Dragon (pseudonym) nationality Japanese age 55 years old born January 25, 1967 hometown Kanagawa height 171 cm (5' 7")

Racing highlights

20192ndF4 Japanese Championship Certified by FIA
20171stFormula 3 Japan National Class
20162ndFormula 3 Japan National Class
20153rdFormula 3 Japan National Class

Racing career summary

Races entered223
Wins12
Podiums51
Pole positions11
Fastest laps10
Race win percentage5.4%
Podium percentage22.9%

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.

2022Racing8 races0 wins4 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2021Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2020Racing28 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2019Racing36 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing30 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing24 races9 wins13 podiums6 pole position7 fastest race laps
2016Racing29 races3 wins14 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
2015Racing21 races0 wins16 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing16 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing15 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Ryuji Kumita

2022 F4 Japanese Championship - Independent Cup

PositionPointsTeam
4th77B-Max Team Dragon
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80420
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dunlop
Click to show race results for F4 Japanese Championship - Independent Cup 2022.

2021 Japanese Super Formula Lights

PositionPointsTeam
0B-Max Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F320Spiess A41Yokohama
Click to show race results for Japanese Super Formula Lights 2021.

2020 Formula Regional Japanese Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th76B-Max
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome F111/3Alfa Romeo 1.8 turboDunlop
Click to show race results for Formula Regional Japanese Championship 2020.

2020 Rebellion Japanese Super Formula Lights Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th2B-Max Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 320Spiess A41Yokohama
Click to show race results for Rebellion Japanese Super Formula Lights Championship 2020.

2019 Asian Winter Series

PositionPointsTeam
0B-Max Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus T-318AutotecnicaGiti Tyre
Click to show race results for Asian Winter Series 2019.

2019 F3 Asian Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0B-Max Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus F3 T-318Alfa RomeoGiti
Click to show race results for F3 Asian Championship 2019.

2019 Japanese Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0B-Max Racing with Motopark
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F314Volkswagen SpiessYokohama
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship 2019.

2019 F4 Japanese Championship Certified by FIA

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Team Dragon F4
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome F110TOMS' ToyotaDunlop
Click to show race results for F4 Japanese Championship Certified by FIA 2019.

2018 F3 Asian Championship Certified by FIA

PositionPointsTeam
25th0B-Max Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus F3 T-318Alfa Romeo ATM AR-F3R
Click to show race results for F3 Asian Championship Certified by FIA 2018.

2018 Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix - FIA F3 World Cup

PositionPointsTeam
20th0B-Max Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F317Volkswagen
Click to show race results for Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix - FIA F3 World Cup 2018.

2018 Japanese Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0B-Max Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F314Volkswagen A41
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship 2018.

2017 Formula 3 Japan National Class

PositionPointsTeam
1st138B-Max Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1691367
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F306Toyota 3S-GEYokohama
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Japan National Class 2017.

2017 F4 Japanese Championship Certified by FIA

PositionPointsTeam
0Buzz International
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome F110TOM'S Toyota 2.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for F4 Japanese Championship Certified by FIA 2017.

2017 FRD LMP3 Series

PositionPointsTeam
23rd7KCMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS P3NissanGiti
Click to show race results for FRD LMP3 Series 2017.

2017 Japanese Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0B-Max Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F314Volkswagen A41 Yokohama
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship 2017.

2016 F4 Japanese Championship Certified by FIA

PositionPointsTeam
25th2RSS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome F110TOM'S-Toyota 2.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for F4 Japanese Championship Certified by FIA 2016.

2016 Formula 3 Japan National Class

PositionPointsTeam
2nd113B-MAX Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1731433
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308Toyota 2.0 L4Yokohama
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Japan National Class 2016.

2015 Formula 3 Japan National Class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd80B-MAX Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1701600
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Toyota 2.0 L4)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Japan National Class 2015.

2015 Porsche Carrera Cup Japan - Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 GT3 CupPorsche 3.8Michelin
Click to show race results for Porsche Carrera Cup Japan - Championship 2015.

2014 Japanese Formula 3 Championship - National class

PositionPointsTeam
6th33B-MAX Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F306Toyota Tom's 3S-GEYokohama
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship - National class 2014.

2014 Formula Masters China Series

PositionPointsTeam
24th0Cebu Pacific Air by KCMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula Masters China Series 2014.

2013 Formula 3 Japan National Class

PositionPointsTeam
5th35B-Max Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F306 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Japan National Class 2013.

2013 Japanese Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0B-Max Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F306 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship 2013.


DriverDB Rating graph

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