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Helmet of Yuji Kunimoto

Flag of Japan Yuji Kunimoto

nationality Japanese age 31 years old born September 12, 1990 hometown Yokohama, Kanagawa

Racing highlights

20161stJapanese Championship Super Formula
20131stSuper Formula Japan - Fuji Sprint Cup
20101stJapanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship Class
20103rdJAF Grand Prix SUPER GT & Formula NIPPON FUJI SPRINT CUP - GT300 Class
20093rdJapanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship Class
20081stFormula Challenge Japan

Racing career summary

Races entered262
Wins31
Podiums72
Pole positions27
Fastest laps22
Race win percentage11.8%
Podium percentage27.5%

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.

Driver comparisons

The latest Head-to-Head comparisons generated for Yuji Kunimoto.

Yuji Kunimoto vs. Artem Markelov | Yuji Kunimoto vs. Karun Chandhok | Yuji Kunimoto vs. Katherine Legge

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.

2021Racing15 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2020Racing15 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2019Racing16 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2018Racing13 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing16 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2016Racing17 races3 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing17 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing17 races2 wins3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2012Racing18 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing25 races11 wins16 podiums9 pole position11 fastest race laps
2009Racing26 races4 wins11 podiums4 pole position3 fastest race laps
2008Racing17 races8 wins15 podiums7 pole position5 fastest race laps
2007Racing18 races3 wins6 podiums3 pole position1 fastest race lap
2006KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2005KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Yuji Kunimoto

2021 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
18th3KCMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF19ToyotaYokohama
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2021.

2021 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
11th36Racing Project Bandoh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota GR SupraToyota 2.0 turboYokohama
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2021.

2020 Autobacs Super GT - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
17th10TGR Team WedsSport Bandoh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota GR SupraToyota 2.0 turboYokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT - GT500 2020.

2020 Super Formula Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th29carrozzeria Team KCMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF19Toyota 2.0 turboYokohama
Click to show race results for Super Formula Championship 2020.

2019 Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
17th5Kondo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF19Toyota 2.0 turboYokohama
Click to show race results for Super Formula 2019.

2019 Autobacs Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
12th23.5WedsSport Advan LC500
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus LC500Yokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Japan - GT500 2019.

2019 Fuji Super GT x DTM Dream Race

PositionPointsTeam
0Team WedSport Bandoh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus LC500
Click to show race results for Fuji Super GT x DTM Dream Race 2019.

2018 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
11th32Lexus Team WedsSport Bandoh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus LC500Toyota 2.0 turboYokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500 2018.

2018 Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
9th11.5JMS P.mu / Cerumo Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14ToyotaYokohama
Click to show race results for Super Formula 2018.

2017 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
8th16P.mu/cerumo INGING
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14ToyotaYokohama
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2017.

2017 Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
14th22Lexus Team WedsSport Bandoh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus LC500Yokohama
Click to show race results for Autobacs Super GT Series - GT500 2017.

2017 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Gazoo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS050 - HybridMichelin
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2017.

2017 LMP FIA World Endurance Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th10Toyota Gazoo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS050 HybridToyota 2.4 hybrid turboMichelin

2016 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
1st33Project µ/cerumo-Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
92400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14ToyotaBridgestone
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2016.

2016 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
4th58Lexus Team WedsSport Bandoh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F / R14AG
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2016.

2015 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
9th32Lexus Team LeMans Eneos
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2015.

2015 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
9th7.5Project µ/cerumo-Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14Toyota RI4ABridgestone
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2015.

2014 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
7th19.5P.MU/Cerumo Ingin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SF14Toyota R14ABridgestone
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2014.

2014 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
7th44Lexus Team LeMans Eneos
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2014.

2013 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
5th52Lexus Team LeMans Eneos
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2013.

2013 Japanese Championship Super Formula

PositionPointsTeam
10th10P.MU / Cerumo Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift SF13 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Japanese Championship Super Formula 2013.

2013 Super Formula Japan - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
1st0P.MU / Cerumo Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift SF13 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Super Formula Japan - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.

2013 Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
4th20Lexus Team LeMans Eneos
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Super GT - GT500 - Fuji Sprint Cup 2013.

2012 Formula Nippon Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th2Project µ/cerumo-Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon Championship 2012.

2012 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
13th28Lexus Team KeePer Kraft
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT500 2012.

2012 JAF Grand Prix Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
13th1 Lexus Team KeePer Kraft
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus SC430
Click to show race results for JAF Grand Prix Super GT 2012.

2012 Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Project µ/cerumo-Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup 2012.

2011 Formula Nippon Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th6.5Project mu / Cerumo Inging
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FN09 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon Championship 2011.

2011 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
7th38apr
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla Axio apr GT
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2011.

2011 Formula Nippon - Fuji Sprint Cup

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

2010 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
5th40APR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2010.

2010 Japanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship Class

PositionPointsTeam
1st139Petronas Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161012910
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship Class 2010.

2010 Star River - Windsor Arch Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
16th0Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308Toyota
Click to show race results for Star River - Windsor Arch Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix 2010.

2010 JAF Grand Prix SUPER GT & Formula NIPPON FUJI SPRINT CUP - GT300 Class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd19APR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla Axio
Click to show race results for JAF Grand Prix SUPER GT & Formula NIPPON FUJI SPRINT CUP - GT300 Class 2010.

2009 Japanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship Class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd97Petronas Team TOM's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1641142
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Japanese Formula 3 Championship - Championship Class 2009.

2009 Super GT Japan - GT300

PositionPointsTeam
10th32apr
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla Axio apr GT
Click to show race results for Super GT Japan - GT300 2009.

2009 Windsor Arch F3 Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
9th0NOW Motor Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Windsor Arch F3 Macau Grand Prix 2009.

2008 Formula BMW Pacific

PositionPointsTeam
0ART Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mygale FB02 (BMW K1200RS)
Click to show race results for Formula BMW Pacific 2008.

2008 Formula Challenge Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st272
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1681575
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FC106
Click to show race results for Formula Challenge Japan 2008.

2007 Formula Challenge Japan

PositionPointsTeam
4th123
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
183631
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 CIK Asian-Pacific Championship ICA

PositionPointsTeam
11th0A Project Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Top Kart (TM)

2006 Macau International Kart Grand Prix Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
13th0

2005 CIK Asian-Pacific Championship ICA

PositionPointsTeam
12th0A Project Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Top Kart (TM)


DriverDB Rating graph

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