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Helmet of Takeshi Kimura

Flag of Japan Takeshi Kimura

nationality Japanese age 51 years old born October 22, 1970 hometown Niigataken

Racing highlights

20202ndAsian Le Mans Series - GT
20191stAsian Le Mans Series - GT

Racing career summary

Races entered65
Wins7
Podiums15
Pole positions1
Fastest laps2
Race win percentage10.8%
Podium percentage23.1%

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.

2022Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2021Racing17 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2020Racing8 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2019Racing6 races4 wins5 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
2018Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing9 races1 win6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Takeshi Kimura

2022 European Le Mans Series - GTE

PositionPointsTeam
0Kessel Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GTE EvoFerrari 3.9 turboGoodyear
Click to show race results for European Le Mans Series - GTE 2022.

2022 FIA World Endurance Drivers Championship for LMGTE Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Kessel Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GTE EvoFerrari 3.9 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Drivers Championship for LMGTE Drivers 2022.

2022 FIA Endurance Trophy for LMGTE Am Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Kessel Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GTE EvoFerrari 3.9 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for FIA Endurance Trophy for LMGTE Am Drivers 2022.

2021 Asian Le Mans Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
7th31.5Kessel Racing by Car Guy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GT3Ferrari 3.9 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for Asian Le Mans Series - GT 2021.

2021 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
27th2Pacific Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo 2020Ferrari 3.9 turboYokohama
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2021.

2021 FIA World Endurance Drivers Championship for LMGTE Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Kessel Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GTE EvoFerrari 3.9 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Drivers Championship for LMGTE Drivers 2021.

2021 FIA Endurance Trophy for LMGTE Am Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Kessel Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GTE EvoFerrari 3.9 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for FIA Endurance Trophy for LMGTE Am Drivers 2021.

2020 Asian Le Mans Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
2nd64Car Guy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GT3Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Click to show race results for Asian Le Mans Series - GT 2020.

2020 Autobacs Super GT - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0X Works
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS EvoAudi 5.2Yokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT - GT300 2020.

2019-20 World Endurance GTE Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0MR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GTE EvoFerrari 3.9 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for World Endurance GTE Drivers Championship 2019-20.

2019-20 GTE Am Drivers FIA Endurance Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0MR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GTE EvoFerrari 3.9 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for GTE Am Drivers FIA Endurance Trophy 2019-20.

2019 Asian Le Mans Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
1st101Car Guy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
44400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GT3Ferrari 3.9 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for Asian Le Mans Series - GT 2019.

2019 Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3 Am

PositionPointsTeam
6th30Carguy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20112
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#777 Ferrari 488 GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3 Am 2019.

2018 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0CarGuy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda NSX GT3Honda 3.5 turboYokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300 2018.

2018 Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3

PositionPointsTeam
0CarGuy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lamborghini Huracan GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3 2018.

2018 Suzuka 10 Hours - Pro-Am class

PositionPointsTeam
7th0CarGuy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda NSX GT3Honda 3.5 turbo
Click to show race results for Suzuka 10 Hours - Pro-Am class 2018.

2018-19 GTE Am Drivers FIA Endurance Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0Car Guy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 488 GTEFerrari 3.9 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for GTE Am Drivers FIA Endurance Trophy 2018-19.

2017 Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3

PositionPointsTeam
0CarGuy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lamborghini Huracan GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Asia - GT3 2017.

2017 Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
0Car Guy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lamborghini Huracan ST
Click to show race results for Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia - Overall 2017.

2016 Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lamborghini Huracán LP620-2 Super TrofeoV10, 620 hpPirelli
Click to show race results for Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia - Overall 2016.

2015 Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia - Am

PositionPointsTeam
5th10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91600
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia - Am 2015.


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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