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Helmet of Yu Kanamaru

Flag of Japan Yu Kanamaru

nationality Japanese age 28 years old born May 13, 1994 hometown Tokyo height 175 cm (5' 9")

Racing highlights

20193rdTCR Japan - Saturday Series
20192ndTCR Japan - Sunday Series
20153rdCampeonato de España de F3
20153rdEuroFormula Open

Racing career summary

Races entered188
Wins7
Podiums28
Pole positions4
Fastest laps5
Race win percentage3.7%
Podium percentage14.9%

Karting highlights

20092ndSKUSA SuperNationals XIII - KF2
20071stWorld Cup Suzuka - Cell Open Support Race
20061stAll Japan Championship - Fp-Jr.
20042ndEast Japan Junior Championship - Jr. Cadet
20041stAll Japan SL KART Championship - Junior

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.

2020Racing20 races1 win6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2019Racing18 races4 wins5 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2018Racing19 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing18 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2016Racing18 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing23 races1 win7 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2014Racing17 races0 wins5 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2013Racing22 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing33 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2010KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2009KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2007KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2006KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2005KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2004KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2002KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2001KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Yu Kanamaru

2020 F3 Asian Championship Certified by FIA

PositionPointsTeam
6th104BlackArts Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
151200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus F3 T-318Alfa RomeoGiti
Click to show race results for F3 Asian Championship Certified by FIA 2020.

2020 Formula Regional Japanese Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th75Sutekina Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome F111/3Alfa Romeo 1.8 turboDunlop
Click to show race results for Formula Regional Japanese Championship 2020.

2019 F3 Asian Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th50Super License
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus F3 T-318Alfa RomeoGiti
Click to show race results for F3 Asian Championship 2019.

2019 TCR Japan - Saturday Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd75Team Goh Models
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
52310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic Type-R TCRYokohama
Click to show race results for TCR Japan - Saturday Series 2019.

2019 TCR Japan - Sunday Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd77Team Goh Models
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
42211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic TCRYokohama
Click to show race results for TCR Japan - Sunday Series 2019.

2018 Japanese Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th40B-Max Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F312Volkswagen A41
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship 2018.

2017 World Series Formula V8 3.5

PositionPointsTeam
7th115RP Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara FR35-12Zytek 3.4 V8Michelin
Click to show race results for World Series Formula V8 3.5 2017.

2016 Formula V8 3.5

PositionPointsTeam
8th85Teo Martin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara FR35-12Zytek 3.4 V8Michelin
Click to show race results for Formula V8 3.5 2016.

2015 EuroFormula Open

PositionPointsTeam
3rd206Emilio de Villota Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161721
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F312ToyotaDunlop
Click to show race results for EuroFormula Open 2015.

2015 Formula Renault 3.5 Series

PositionPointsTeam
18th9Pons Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2015.

2015 Campeonato de España de F3

PositionPointsTeam
3rd88EmiliodeVillota Motrosort
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F312

2015 Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix - FIA F3 Intercontinental Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Carlin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F312 (Volkswagen L4)
Click to show race results for Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix - FIA F3 Intercontinental Cup 2015.

2014 Euroformula Open

PositionPointsTeam
4th128RACE
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150402
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F312 (Toyota F3)
Click to show race results for Euroformula Open 2014.

2014 Euroformula Open - Winter Series

PositionPointsTeam
0EmiliodeVillota Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F312 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Euroformula Open - Winter Series 2014.

2014 Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Carlin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F312VolkswagenYokohama
Click to show race results for Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix 2014.

2013 Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
0KTR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Barazi-Epsilon FR2.0-10Renault
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup 2013.

2013 Formula Renault 2.0 NEC

PositionPointsTeam
26th47KTR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Barazi-Epsilon FR2.0-10 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 NEC 2013.

2012 Formula Renault 2.0 NEC

PositionPointsTeam
16th97KTR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
191100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Barazi-Epsilon FR2.0-10 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 NEC 2012.

2012 Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
0KTR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Barazi-Epsilon FR2.0-10Renault
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup 2012.

2011 WSK Euro Series - KF1

PositionPointsTeam
13th29

2011 CIK-FIA World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th142

2010 15th Winter Cup - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
19th0Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2010 CIK-FIA Asia-Pacific Championship - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2010 CIK-FIA European Championship - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2010 WSK Euro Series - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
8th77Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2010 CIK-FIA World Karting Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2010 WSK World Series - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
5th108Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2009 WSK International Series - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
8th88Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2009 Asia-Pacific Championship - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2009 CIK-FIA World Cup - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
43rd0Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2009 SKUSA SuperNationals XIII - KF2

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2007 37° Torneo Industrie - KF3

PositionPointsTeam
36th22Ward Racing
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2007 World Cup Suzuka - Cell Open Support Race

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Fivex
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Rotax)

2006 All Japan Championship - Fp-Jr.

PositionPointsTeam
1st15Fivex
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Yamaha)

2006 Suzuka Championship - Junior Max

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Fivex
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Rotax)

2005 East Japan Junior Championship - Super Junior

PositionPointsTeam
5th0

2004 East Japan Junior Championship - Jr. Cadet

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Power Works
KartEngineTyres
Yamaha

2004 All Japan SL KART Championship - Junior

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Power Works
KartEngineTyres
Yamaha

2002 East Japan Junior Championship - Comer

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Power Works
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Comer)

2001 East Japan Junior Championship - Comer

PositionPointsTeam
5th0


DriverDB Rating graph

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