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The Sugo track in northern Japan has reported it has escaped damage from the earthquake that struck the country on Saturday night.
Takeshi Tsuchiya says his eponymous SUPER GT team won’t be ‘flapping about’ in its second season using Porsche GT3 machinery this year.
Honda drivers Naoki Yamamoto and Tadasuke Makino appear on course to swap Super Formula seats for the 2021 season.
The 2021 SUPER GT silly season rumour mill has taken a while to get going because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but with the New Year upon us and GT500 driver announcements not far away, here’s what we know about what Toyota, Honda and Nissan are planning.
Ryo Hirakawa insists he has "no regrets" about coming up two points shy of his first Super Formula title after losing out to Naoki Yamamoto in last weekend's title-deciding race at Fuji Speedway.
Naoki Yamamoto should have won this year's Super Formula title "much more easily" considering Honda's engine advantage, says Nick Cassidy.
Honda's straight line speed advantage during Super Formula practice at Fuji Speedway has left Ryo Hirakawa "feeling gloomy" for his prospects of winning the title.
Ryo Hirakawa says that the bitter experience of losing the SUPER GT title at Fuji Speedway means he's taking nothing for granted ahead of this weekend's final Super Formula round at the same track.
Tatiana Calderon says she believes she is "getting closer" to her first points finish in Super Formula after matching her best finish of the season so far at Suzuka last weekend.
Honda protege Toshiki Oyu became the sixth different Super Formula race winner of the season on Sunday, but up to that point the rookie’s season had been anything but plain sailing.
Legendary SUPER GT team boss Kunimitsu Takahashi says he is grateful that outgoing sponsor Raybrig stuck by his eponymous outfit even after years of poor results.
Naoki Yamamoto was left to regret several ‘what-if’ scenarios after his defeat to fellow Honda Super Formula driver Tomoki Nojiri at Autopolis.
ARTA Honda driver Nirei Fukuzumi says he had "nightmares" during his stint on his way to an overdue first top-class SUPER GT victory.
Nobuharu Matsushita says he is not treating his unexpected call-up to a Honda SUPER GT drive as an audition for a 2021 drive.
TOM’S Toyota title contender Ryo Hirakawa says he is disappointed not to be able to complete the SUPER GT season alongside Nick Cassidy.
Nissan has downplayed its chances of fighting for the SUPER GT title as it believes the GT-R will not be competitive enough against Honda and Toyota without weight handicaps.
Honda driver Nirei Fukuzumi has hit out at Nissan rival Kazuki Hiramine for what he describes as "very dangerous" defending during their battle in last weekend's Suzuka SUPER GT round.
The Impul Nissan team may have lost its "last chance" of a SUPER GT win in 2020 after its defeat to the works NISMO GT-R last weekend at Suzuka, fears Kazuki Hiramine.
SUPER GT championship leaders Kazuya Oshima and Sho Tsuboi were left to rue a miscalculation by the Cerumo Toyota team that forced them into a second pitstop in last weekend's Suzuka round.
Toyota FIA World Endurance Championship protege Kenta Yamashita feels his limited 2020 schedule is impacting his performance in Super Formula.
Naoki Yamamoto has conceded he simply didn't have the "potential" to score a third straight Super Formula win at Sugo last weekend, despite his most competitive showing of the season so far.
SUPER GT organisers are considering a clampdown on testing during the off-season in a bid to control costs and restrain development.
Heikki Kovalainen was back to his "usual" self in last weekend's Fuji SUPER GT round, according to SARD Toyota team boss Juichi Wakisaka.
Cerumo Toyota driver Sho Tsuboi admits he's "disappointed" not to have qualified better in last weekend's SUPER GT round at Fuji Speedway, as he felt a win was within the team's grasp.
Ronnie Quintarelli believes Nissan's SUPER GT title hopes this year rest on the three other GT-R crews upping their performance and fighting at the sharp end of the field.
Super Formula champion Nick Cassidy has described last weekend's Okayama race as the "win that got away", as he felt he had the pace to beat Sho Tsuboi to victory.
TOM'S Super Formula rookie Ritomo Miyata admits he's "worried" as he faces double duty at Okayama on Sunday.
Super Formula has revealed a minor change to its Overtake System (OTS) for this weekend's Okayama race in a bid to encourage more passing.
Honda says that the SUPER GT points-leading Real Racing squad has found the "sweet spot" of the manufacturer's new front-engined NSX-GT.
Up to 5,000 spectators per day will be permitted to attend the fifth round of the 2020 SUPER GT season at Fuji in October.
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.
Tatiana Calderon says she was satisfied to come out on top of a late-race battle with two-time Super Formula champion Naoki Yamamoto in her first race in the Japanese series.
Teppei Natori’s Super Formula debut has been thrown into doubt after he suffered from dehydration during Saturday’s track action at Motegi.
Nissan admits it was overly "conservative" in the first two rounds of the SUPER GT season and its Suzuka success was a result of it going "all-out" with its revised GT-R contender.
Honda SUPER GT driver Naoki Yamamoto has admitted to mixed feelings after scoring his first podium of the 2020 season for at Suzuka.
Toyota's SUPER GT points leaders Sacha Fenestraz and Yuhi Sekiguchi were left in disbelief at finishing on the podium in last weekend's Suzuka race with the heaviest car in the field.
Cerumo Toyota pair Hiroaki Ishiura and Yuji Tachikawa have an enviable SUPER GT record at Fuji Speedway. So why was the #38 car shown up by its fellow GR Supras in the first two races of 2020?
Heikki Kovalainen says he “doesn’t know what to expect” from his first SUPER GT race in nine months, as he rejoins the SARD Toyota squad for this weekend’s Suzuka round.
Honda's NSX-GT SUPER GT contender is still struggling in dirty air despite its clear one-lap prowess, say Team Kunimitsu drivers Naoki Yamamoto and Tadasuke Makino.
Naoki Yamamoto says Toyota is in “another dimension” with its SUPER GT engine compared to Honda after the new GR Supra dominated the season opener at Fuji Speedway.
Reigning SUPER GT champion Kenta Yamashita made up for the absence of regular SARD Toyota driver Heikki Kovalainen in last weekend's Fuji race, feels team boss Juichi Wakisaka.
Honda may have swept the board in SUPER GT pre-season testing, but it still doesn’t see itself as favourite ahead of this weekend’s opening round at Fuji Speedway.
The delay to the 2020 SUPER GT season caused by the global coronavirus pandemic has saved the Kunimitsu Honda team from a "terrible" first round, believes Naoki Yamamoto.
Honda rolled out a revised front aerodynamic package for last weekend's SUPER GT pre-season test at Fuji Speedway, setting the quickest time on both days while using the new parts.
Reigning Super Formula champion Nick Cassidy has backed Nirei Fukuzumi to star in this year's title fight off the back of his performance in last month's Fuji pre-season test.
Star Super Formula rookie Toshiki Oyu admits he is concerned about losing the momentum gained from a strong showing in last month's Fuji pre-season test during a long period of inactivity.