Toshio Suzuki (racing driver)
In youth, he won the All-Japan Kart Championships two times in 1975 and 1976. In 1979, he took the title of the first All-Japan Formula Three Championship.
In 1993, He participated in two Formula One grands prix, standing in for Philippe Alliot at the Larrousse team. Though he scored no championship points, Suzuki finished both races.
After Formula One
He competed mainly in tha national championships like Japanese Formula 3000 Championship (later Formula Nippon), Japanese Touring Car Championship (JTCC) and All-Japan Grand Touring Car Championship (JGTC). He also participated into the 24 Hours of Le Mans. In 1996, he made a single start in the NASCAR Busch Series, driving for Joe Bessey at Nazareth Speedway; an accident during the race left him with a concussion.
After the retirement as a racing driver, he became team director.
Motorsports career results
24 Hours of Le Mans results
|Formula One results|
|1993||Larrousse F1||Larrousse LH93||Lamborghini V12||RSA
(key) (Bold - Pole position awarded by qualifying time. Italics - Pole position earned by points standings or practice time. * – Most laps led.)
|NASCAR Busch Series results|
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|All-Japan Formula Three Champion
|Japanese Formula 3000 Champion