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Helmet of Taku Bamba

Flag of Japan Taku Bamba

nationality Japanese age 40 years old born January 30, 1982 hometown Tokyo height 173 cm (5' 8")

Racing highlights

20111stSuper GT Japan - GT300
20101stKorea Super Race - S6000
20093rdKorea Super Race - S6000
20083rdKorea Super Race - S6000
20022ndMacau Asian Formula 2000 Challenge

Racing career summary

Races entered132
Wins11
Podiums15
Pole positions3
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage8.3%
Podium percentage11.4%

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.

2021Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2016Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing8 races3 wins3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2010Racing12 races3 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing3 races2 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing? races2 wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2007Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing9 races1 win1 podium2 pole position? fastest race laps
2005Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing21 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing19 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Taku Bamba

2021 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0Saitama Toyopet
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota GR Supra GT300Toyota 5.4Bridgestone
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2021.

2018 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
19th4Saitama Toyopet GreenBrave
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Mark X MCNissan 4.5Yokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300 2018.

2017 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0Saitama Toyopet GreenBrave Mark X MC
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Mark X MCYokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT300 2017.

2016 Motul 12 Hours of Sepang - GT3

PositionPointsTeam
12th0SAITAMA TOYOPET Green Brave
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3

2015 F4 Japanese Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd3Saitama Toyopet GreenBrave
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome F110TOM'S-Toyota 2.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for F4 Japanese Championship 2015.

2012 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
22nd6GSR & Studie with Team Ukyo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3

2011 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
1st87GSR&Studie with TeamUKYO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
83310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2011.

2010 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
19th4Goodsmiler Racing with Cox
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR 996
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2010.

2010 Korea Super Race - S6000

PositionPointsTeam
1st71.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
635??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac

2009 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
27th1Studie Glad Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2009.

2009 Korea Super Race - S6000

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?2???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008 Korea Super Race - S6000

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?2???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
14th9Three Bond Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F307 (Nissan Tomei)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Japan 2007.

2007 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
26th2DHG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford GT

2006 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
7th56Mola
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9112?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Fairlady Z

2005 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
9th65Now Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F305 (TOM's Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Japan 2005.

2005 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
22nd1Jim Gainer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena

2004 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
6th136TOM's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F304 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Japan 2004.

2004 Formula Renault Asian Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0Asia Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)

2003 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
13th42Now Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola Dome F106 (Toyota)

2002 Formula 2000 Asia

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 Macau Asian Formula 2000 Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ghiasports Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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