Yuji Kunimoto

Yuji Kunimoto

1990-09-12 (age 31)


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Bandoh Toyota "had the upper hand" until FCY periods

Toyota SUPER GT driver Yuji Kunimoto believes his Racing Project Bandoh GR Supra had "the upper hand" in Sunday's Motegi race until two full-course yellow periods altered his car's balance.

Bandoh Toyota drivers insist pole was possible in dry

Bandoh Toyota drivers Yuji Kunimoto and Ritomo Miyata are convinced that they could have taken pole for this weekend's Motegi SUPER GT round if it had stayed dry in the second part of qualifying.

Lexus leads final Super GT test as Honda struggles

Lexus set the pace in the final in-season Super GT test of 2018, leading home a pair of Nissans at Motegi.

The 2017 Japanese Super Formula Championship Series final round and 16th JAF Grand Prix Suzuka

As Super Formula Championship approach the final round, the battle for the championship remains very tight

Fuji Super Formula: Kunimoto scores maiden pole

Reigning Super Formula champion Yuji Kunimoto claimed pole for the Fuji round of Japan’s premier single-seater championship, leading an Inging 1-2.

Toyota admits third Le Mans entry was a “waste”

Toyota general manager Hisatake Murata has suggested the Japanese marque’s third Le Mans 24 Hours entry may have been a “waste”.

Toyota confirms Lapierre and Kunimoto for third Le Mans car

Two-time Le Mans class winner Nicolas Lapierre will return to Toyota's LMP1 outfit two-and-a-half years after being dropped, the Japanese manufacturer has confirmed.

Lapierre, Kunimoto set for Toyota Le Mans seats

Nicolas Lapierre and Yuji Kunimoto are both set to join Stephane Sarrazin in Toyota’s third Le Mans 24 Hours entry.

Super Formula champion Kunimoto in Toyota Le Mans frame

Defending Super Formula champion Yuji Kunimoto has entered the frame to drive Toyota’s third car in this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours.

Kobayashi gets third Super Formula campaign

Kamui Kobayashi will start his third Super Formula season this year, moving from Team LeMans to the KCMG outfit.

Suzuka Super Formula: Kunimoto takes title, Vandoorne wins final race

Inging's Yuji Kunimoto clinched the Super Formula crown at Suzuka in the 2016 season's final race, which was won by Mclaren protege Stoffel Vandoorne.

Suzuka Super Formula: Kunimoto takes points lead with Race 1 win

Inging’s Yuji Kunimoto reclaimed the Super Formula points lead after winning the penultimate race of the season at Suzuka.

Suzuka Super Formula: Yamamoto dominates, Vandoorne takes debut podium

Naoki Yamamoto cruised to a lights-to-flag win at the Super Formula season opener at Suzuka, as McLaren protege Stoffel Vandoorne took third place on his series debut.

Suzuka Super Formula: Yamamoto takes season's first pole, Vandoorne fourth

Team Mugen’s Naoki Yamamoto took pole position for the season-opening round of Super Formula on Saturday, topping all three legs of qualifying at Suzuka.

KeePer TOM'S RC F grabs win in the first race of the reborn GT500 class

This was of course the first SUPER GT win for the new Lexus RC F.

Lexus and Toyota claim pole positions at Okayama for first round

The starting lineup has been decided for the 2014 Autobacs Super GT season opener.

Global Racing Management announces two drivers for 2014 Super GT

Andrea Caldarelli and Oliver Jarvis will both be present in the SUPER GT Series of 2014 driving the LEXUS RC F

Eneos Sustina SC430 wins its first pole position of the season at the Twin Ring Motegi

In the GT500 class qualifying, the No. 6 ENEOS SUSTINA SC430 driven by Kazuya Oshima and Yuji Kunimoto won the pole position.

2012 series champion pair take Suzuka pole position for third consecutive year

GT300 class pole goes to the Subaru BRZ, it’s fourth of the season

Macau GP: Race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis Engine Lap/Gap --- --- -------------------- ----- ------------ --------------- ---------- 1. 1 Edoardo Mortara ITA Dallara Volkswagen 15 laps 2. 3 Laurens Vanthoor ...

Mortara makes history at Macau

At Macau this afternoon, Edoardo Mortara (Signature) survived two restarts, his team-mates Daniel Abt and Laurens Vanthoor and the baking heat to become the first driver in history to win the prestigious Macau F3 Grand Prix twice, claiming back to ...

Mortara claims provisional pole at Macau GP

For the 57th running of the Macau Grand Prix it seemed - at least at the end of first qualifying - to be business much as usual with the front row dominated by Edoardo Mortara (Signature), the 2009 winner back for another go, and Valtteri Bottas ...

Signature dominate Macau qualifying race

At Macau this afternoon the Signature team completed what at a casual glance looked like a complete whitewash of the results with last year's winner Edoardo Mortara coming home to a comfortable win that means he will start the 57th Macau Grand Prix ...

Macau GP: Qualification race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis Engine Lap/Gap --- --- -------------------- ----- ------------ --------------- ---------- 1. 1 Edoardo Mortara ITA Dallara Volkswagen 10 laps 2. 3 Laurens Vanthoor ...

Macau GP: Edoardo Mortara qualifying 2 report

MORTARA ON POLE FOR MACAU QUALIFICATION RACE MACAU (CHN) 20 NOVEMBER 2010: Signature-Volkswagen's Edoardo Mortara continued his impressive pace this morning, topping the time sheets in Qualifying 2, which had been delayed from the day before.

Macu GP: Series qualifying 2 report

Mortara on Pole for Macau Grand Prix Qualification Race Edoardo Mortara kept himself on course for an historic Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix double when he took pole position on Saturday morning for the afternoon's Qualification Race. With the ...

Macu GP: Felix Racing preview

The FIA F3 Intercontinental Cup - or the Macau Grand Prix, as the event is more commonly known - is the world's most significant and important race for young emerging single-seater hopefuls. This is the race that everyone wants to win - and it's no ...

JAF GP: Series race 1 report

Runaway GT500 class win for Lyons in the ZENT CERUMO SC430 GT300 class victory to the JIM GAINER DIXCEL DUNLOP F430 The first races of the JAF Grand Prix event, where the stars of Japan's two pinnacle car race series, the SUPER GT and Formula ...

Macu GP newsletter

FORMULA 3 MACAU GRAND PRIX FIA FORMULA 3 INTERCONTINENTAL CUP Formula 3 Euro Series With Signature's Edoardo Mortara (at right during last year's Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix) hav-ing wrapped up the 2010 Formula 3 Euro Series in September at ...

Macau Grand Prix news

Bottas Boosts Stellar Cast for Macau AT&T Williams Formula 1 test driver Valtteri Bottas, 21, has been confirmed for November's Star River Windsor Arch 57th Macau Grand Prix, completing a stellar cast of exciting young talent for the Formula 3 ...

Series Aragon test report day 2

A day for Champions Twenty-five drivers were invited by Renault Sport Technologies to tryout Formula Renault 3.5 at the Motorland Aragon circuit today. As movers and shakers from Formula 3 and Formula Renault 2.0 the world over, the drivers were ...

Japan: Alexandre Imperatori Autopolis summary

Imperatori seals season finale podium at Autopolis Alexandre Imperatori brought down the curtain on his Japanese F3 season in style at Autopolis last weekend with a podium finish in race two. The Swiss driver again overcame the performance ...

Macau Grand Prix newsletter

FORMULA 3 MACAU GRAND PRIX FIA FORMULA 3 INTERCONTINENTAL CUP Formula 3 Euro Series Signature's Edoardo Mortara, 23, has been crowned the 2010 F3 Euro Series champion, after his sixth-place finish at Oschersleben in early September gave him an ...

Macau Grand Prix event preview

Stellar Line-Up for Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix The Macau Grand Prix has once again assembled the next generation of Formula 1 drivers for the 28th running of the prestigious FIA Formula 3 Intercontinental Cup. A grid of 30 of the ...

Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2010-08-06

FIA FORMULA 3 INTERCONTINENTAL CUP Masters of Formula 3 Bottas Twice the Master Finland's Valtteri Bottas, 5th in Macau last year, became the only driver to win two Masters of For-mula 3 when the 20 year old took a second consecutive victory in ...

Japan: Alexandre Imperatori Fuji summary

Imperatori takes strong points despite challenging weekend in Fuji Swiss driver Alexandre Imperatori claimed two strong fourth place finishes and a solid haul of points despite a weekend beset with bad luck at rounds 5 and 6 of the Japanese F3 ...

Japan: Alexandre Imperatori Motegi summary

Imperatori scoops fine double podium at Motegi Alexandre Imperatori continued his impressive start to the Japanese Formula 3 campaign with a pair of podium finishes in rounds three and four at Twin Ring Motegi. The Swiss youngster was on the ...

Fuji: Series race report

Fuji podium sweep for Lexus team at home track! Perfect win for young Ishiura, Oshima pair in long-distance race The FUJI GT 400km RACE, Round 3 of the 2010 AUTOBACS SUPER GT series, took place at Fuji Speedway (one lap 4.563 km x 88 laps) in ...

Mortara victorious at Macau

At Macau this afternoon, Edoardo Mortara (Signature) finally claimed the prize he's been hankering for since this time last year, winning the Macau Grand Prix by a narrow margin from team-mate Jean-Karl Vernay. In 3rd, after a last minute overtaking ...

Macau GP: Race results

Pos Driver Team Car Time/Gap --- ---------------------- ------------------- ------------------- ------------ 1. Edoardo Mortara Signature-Plus Dallara-VW 53:07.769 2.

Ericsson survives chaos to claim Macau pole

For the 56th running of the Macau Grand Prix, much was expected of the more experienced individuals, especially with fifteen rookie drivers taking part. Probably the most pressure was resting on Jules Bianchi (ART), but with a Ferrari F1 test in the ...

Macau GP: Qualification race results

Pos Driver Team Car Time/Gap --- ---------------------- ------------------- ------------------- ------------ 1. Jean-Karl Vernay Signature-Plus Dallara-VW 31:52.192 2.

Macau GP practice 2 times

Pos Driver Team Car Time To 1st Gap --- ---------------------- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- ------- ------- 1. Edoardo Mortara Signature ...

Macau GP qualifying 1 times

Pos Driver Team Car Time To 1st Gap --- ---------------------- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Ericsson TOM's ...

Macau GP practice 1 times

Pos Driver Team Car Time To 1st Gap --- ---------------------- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Ericsson TOM's ...

Macau GP qualifying 2 times

Pos Driver Team Car Time To 1st Gap --- ---------------------- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Ericsson TOM's ...

PAC: Series Macau GP preview

Formula BMW Pacific set for Macau Grand Prix showdown. Macau, China -- With a bumper field of some of the world's best junior single-seater talent, the 2009 Formula BMW Pacific season finale at the Macau Grand Prix is one of the most ...