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Helmet of Toshio Suzuki

Flag of Japan Toshio Suzuki

nationality Japanese age 63 years old born March 10, 1955 hometown Saitama

Racing highlights

19991stLe Mans 24h - GTP class
19973rdAll-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500
19951stFormula 3000 Japan
19953rdAll-Japan GT Championship - Class 1
19933rdAll Japan Touring Car Championship Class 1
19922ndFormula 3000 Japan
19922ndAll Japan Sports-Prototype Championship
19913rdJapanese Touring Car Championship
19911stAll Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship
19901stJapanese Touring Car Championship
19903rdAll Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship
19823rdJAF Formula Pacific Series
19791stFormula 3 Japan

Racing career summary

Races entered286
Wins28
Podiums68
Pole positions15
Fastest laps9
Race win percentage9.8%
Podium percentage23.8%

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.

2008Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing8 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1998Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing16 races0 wins4 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing17 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1995Racing30 races2 wins7 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
1994Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1993Racing22 races2 wins7 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
1992Racing18 races6 wins9 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1991Racing21 races6 wins10 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1990Racing21 races6 wins9 podiums4 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing9 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1986Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing11 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing11 races1 win5 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1981Racing19 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing14 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing7 races3 wins5 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1978Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Toshio Suzuki

2008 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Tokai University - YGK Power
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage-ORECA (YGK)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2008.

2001 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
63rd17Club: Yellow Magic
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F3553.9L V8 NAYokohama

2000 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0TV Asahi Team Dragon
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S (Ford)

2000 1000 km Suzuka - INT

PositionPointsTeam
0Club Yellow Magic
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F355

2000 Autobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
21st7Toyota Castrol Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Supra
Click to show race results for Autobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500 2000.

2000 Grand American Sports Car Series - GTU

PositionPointsTeam
0Yellow Magic
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F355GT

1999 Le Mans 24h - GTP class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Toyota Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota GT-One

1999 Autobacs Cup All Japan GT Championship - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
9th38Toyota Castrol Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Supra

1998 Le Mans 24h - GT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Toyota Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota GT-One
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - GT1 class 1998.

1998 All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500

PositionPointsTeam
9th26Toyota Castrol Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Supra

1997 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
13th5Kamome Service With Mirai
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 1997.

1997 All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500

PositionPointsTeam
3rd64Toyota Castrol Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60420
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Supra

1996 JAF Formula Nippon Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th7Kamome Service Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T96/95 (Mugen Honda)
Lola T96/52 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for JAF Formula Nippon Championship 1996.

1996 Le Mans 24h - GT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
10th0NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Nismo) Nissan Skyline GT-R LM
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - GT1 class 1996.

1996 All-Japan GT Championship - Class GT500

PositionPointsTeam
11th27NISMO Kure Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1995 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st34Hoshino Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
92512
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T94-50 (Mugen Tomei)
Click to show race results for Formula 3000 Japan 1995.

1995 Le Mans 24h - GT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R LM
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - GT1 class 1995.

1995 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th16NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Sunny

1995 All-Japan GT Championship - Class 1

PositionPointsTeam
3rd58NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1994 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
15th1Mirai
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1994 All-Japan GT Championship - Class 1

PositionPointsTeam
8th27Team Zexel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50102
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1993 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Larrousse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Larrousse LH93 - Lamborghini

1993 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
6th19Universal Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Toyota Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS010

1993 All Japan Touring Car Championship Class 1

PositionPointsTeam
3rd106NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91512
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1992 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd30Universal Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
112401
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd83NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
63410
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R92CP

1992 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R91CP

1991 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
15th4Universal Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st87NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
73510
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R91CP

1991 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd174Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
63500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1990 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0Super Evolution Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Nissan Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R 90CP

1990 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st230Team Impul
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
65640
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Skyline GT-R

1990 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd67NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R90CP

1989 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
17th1Cabin Racing Team With Heroes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 89D (Cosworth)

1989 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st10Nissan Motorsports International
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R88C

1989 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
27th6NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
NissanR88C
Nissan R89C

1988 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0LeMans Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R88V
Nissan R87S

1988 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
45th2Person's Racing Team, NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87S (Nissan)
Nissan R88C

1988 Asia-Pacific Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic

1987 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
5th72Heroes Racing Corporation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9130?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87B (Mugen Honda)

1987 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th58
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic

1986 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Dome Company, Toyota Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota 86C

1986 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
45th2Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tom's 85C (Toyota)
Tom's 86C (Toyota)

1986 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th61
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla FX

1985 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
89th2Dome Company, Toyota Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota 85C

1985 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th29Dome Company, Alpha Cubic Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome 85C (Toyota)
Porsche 956

1984 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
8th30Team Le Mans
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0LeMans Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
LM-Nissan 04C

1984 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Panasport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
LM 04C (Nissan)

1983 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
13th9Uchida Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 832 (Kondou BMW)

1982 JAF Formula Pacific Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd79Team Harukuni Takahashi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11152?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 81A (Toyota 2T-G)

1981 Marlboro British F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th3March Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 813 (Toyota)

1981 Formula 3 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
15th3March Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 813 (Toyota)

1981 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 783 (Toyota)

1981 JAF Formula Pacific Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT1 (Toyota 2T-G)

1980 Vandervell British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0March Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 803 (Toyota)

1980 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
18th2Suzusyou
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773 (Toyota)

1980 Formula Pacific Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0Central 20 Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B42 (Nissan LZ14)

1979 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st95Heroes Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
73511
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT1 (Toyota)
March 733 (Toyota)

1978 Formula Pacific Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0Toshio Suzuki
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nova 513 (Honda MF318)
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