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Helmet of Sakon Yamamoto
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Flag of Japan Sakon Yamamoto

nationality Japanese age 36 years old hometown Toyohashi City, Aichi

Racing career summary

Races entered171
Wins2
Podiums13
Pole positions1
Fastest laps6
Race win percentage1.2%
Podium percentage7.6%

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.

2015Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing24 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing18 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing13 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing17 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2004Racing20 races1 win4 podiums1 pole positions4 fastest race laps
2003Racing20 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing18 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing22 races0 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1999KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Sakon Yamamoto

2014-15 FIA Formula E Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Amlin Aguri
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spark-Renault SRT 01E
Click to show race results for FIA Formula E Championship 2014-15.

2010 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
26th0HRT F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HRT F110Cosworth CA2010Bridgestone
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2010.

2008-09 GP2 Asia Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th13ART Grand Prix
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05 (Renault)
Click to show race results for GP2 Asia Series 2008-09.

2009 ADAC GT Masters

PositionPointsTeam
32nd1Team Rosberg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for ADAC GT Masters 2009.

2008 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0ING Renault F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
23rd3ART Grand Prix
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2-08RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2008.

2007 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
0BCN Competicion
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2007.

2007 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Super Aguri F1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
24th0Spyker F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spyker F8-VIIB (Ferrari)
Spyker F8-VII (Ferrari)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2007.

2006 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
11th3.5Kondo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola FN06 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2006.

2006 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Super Aguri
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Super Aguri
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Super Aguri SA06 (Honda)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2006.

2006 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
21st15NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z

2005 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
10th9Kondo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B3/51 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2005.

2005 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Jordan Grand Prix
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
13th43Tom's Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Supra

2004 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
7th131TOMs
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201414
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F304 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Japan 2004.

2003 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Superfund TME
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F303 - TOMs Toyota
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Euro Series 2003.

2002 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
0GM Motorsport, Team Kolles Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Toyota)
Dallara F302 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Germany 2002.

2002 Formula 3 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Kolles Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Mugen Honda)

2001 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
0Avanti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F301 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Britain 2001.

2001 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
4th117TOM's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F301 (Toyota)

2000 Monaco Kart Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
28th0

1999 World Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
10th0


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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