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Helmet of Yoshimi Katayama

Flag of Japan Yoshimi Katayama

nationality Japanese born May 15, 1940 died March 26, 2016

Racing highlights

19901stLe Mans 24h - IMSA class
19832ndJames Hardie 1000

Racing career summary

Races entered56
Wins3
Podiums6
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage5.4%
Podium percentage10.7%

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.

1998Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1997Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1990Racing6 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing9 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing3 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1977Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1969Racing? races0 wins0 podiums? pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Yoshimi Katayama

1998 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0Okura Rotary Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

1997 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
0Shimizu Racing Enterprise
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 993 RSR

1990 Le Mans 24h - IMSA class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 767B

1990 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th8Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 767B
Mazda 787

1989 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 767B

1989 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
33rd2Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 767B

1989 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
38th13Mazda Motors of America
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 767B

1988 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 767

1988 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
37th7Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 757
Mazda 767

1988 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
50th4Clayton-Cunningham Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

1987 Le Mans 24h - IMSA class

PositionPointsTeam
0Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 757

1987 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 757

1987 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
21st14Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 757C

1986 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 757

1986 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th22Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 757

1985 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 737C

1985 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th7Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 737C

1985 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
0RGP 500 Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Argo JM16B (Mazda)

1984 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
82nd3BF Goodrich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T616 (Mazda)

1984 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th35Trust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Mazdaspeed
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda 717C

1983 James Hardie 1000

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Peter Stuyvesant International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

1983 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th23Peter Stuyvesant International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

1982 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
58th1 Peter Stuyvesant International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

1982 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
0Mazda of North America
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Brad Frisselle
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

1977 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Craven Mild Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-3

1972 Springbok Trophy Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda S102A

1969 European Touring Car Championship - Division 3

PositionPointsTeam
32nd2Mazda
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?00?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda R100
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