2018 Super GT Series

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2018 Super GT Series
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Jenson Button (pictured in 2012) won the GT500 title alongside Naoki Yamamoto.
2018 GT500 champions, #100 Raybrig Team Kunimitsu Honda NSX-GT.

The 2018 Autobacs Super GT Series was the twenty-fifth season of the Japan Automobile Federation Super GT Championship—including the All Japan Grand Touring Car Championship (JGTC) era—and the fourteenth season the series has competed under the Super GT name. It was the thirty-fifth overall season of a national JAF sportscar championship. The season began on April 8 and ended on November 11, after 8 races.

In the GT500 class, Team Kunimitsu won their first-ever championship with the all-star lineup of series veteran Naoki Yamamoto and 2009 Formula One champion Jenson Button, narrowly beating the defending champion Ryō Hirakawa and Nick Cassidy at the final race in Motegi to clinch the title after both teams came in to the race tied in points. It was the first championship title for Honda in the GT500 class since 2010. Yamamoto, who had won the 2018 Super Formula title before the season finale, became just the fourth driver to win both Super GT GT500 class and Super Formula title in the same season, while Button would become the first rookie to win the GT500 class since Tora Takagi in 2005.

In the GT300 class, the #65 LEON CVSTOS AMG fielded by K2 R&D LEON Racing won the championship in Motegi after overcoming a 12-point deficit over the then-points leader #55 ARTA BMW, giving series veteran Haruki Kurosawa and Naoya Gamou their first championship title in the series. The #55 ARTA team, despite winning two races in the season, were ultimately too inconsistent in their championship challenge, as two races without scoring a point coupled with poor performance in both Sugo and Motegi ultimately cost them the championship over the more consistent LEON AMG. The #31 Toyota Prius apr GT of Koki Saga and Kohei Hirate would finish third, just one point behind the ARTA BMW, while defending champions Goodsmile Racing finished fourth after a poor start to the season and a tire issue in Autopolis ultimately cost them the chance to defend the title.

Schedule[edit]

Round Race Circuit Date
1 Okayama GT
300 km
Japan Okayama International Circuit April 7–8
2 Fuji GT
500 km
Japan Fuji Speedway May 3–4
3 Suzuka GT
300 km
Japan Suzuka Circuit May 19–20
4 Buriram United Super GT Race
300 km
Thailand Chang International Circuit June 30 – July 1
5 Fuji GT
500 miles
Japan Fuji Speedway August 4–5
6 Sugo GT
300 km
Japan Sportsland SUGO September 15–16
7 Autopolis GT
300 km
Japan Autopolis October 20–21
8 Motegi GT
250 km
Japan Twin Ring Motegi November 10–11

Schedule Changes[edit]

  • On March 4, 2017, Suzuka Circuit, the Stéphane Ratel Organisation, and the GT Association announced that the Suzuka 1000km would become the Suzuka 10 Hours from 2018, and moves to the Intercontinental GT Challenge. The Super GT Championship round at Suzuka moves to May 19–20 and will be a 300km race, as it was from 1995 to 2010.
  • To replace the Suzuka 1000km as the series' endurance round, the Fuji GT 300km, held in early August, was lengthened to a 500 mile (804 kilometer) race. The Fuji 500 Mile Race was originally held from 1977 to 1992.
  • The race at Buriram United International Circuit in Thailand was moved from the seventh to the fourth round of the championship, on June 30 – July 1.
  • The race at Sportsland SUGO was moved from the fourth to the sixth round of the championship, on September 15–16.
  • The race at Autopolis was moved from the third to the seventh round of the championship, on October 20–21.

Teams and drivers[edit]

GT500[edit]

Make Car Team No. Drivers Tyre Rounds
Japan Lexus Team KeePer Tom's[1] Lexus Lexus LC 500 1 Japan Ryō Hirakawa[1] B All
New Zealand Nick Cassidy[1]
Japan NDDP [ja] by B-Max Racing [ja][2] Nissan Nissan GT-R 3 Japan Satoshi Motoyama[2] M All
Japan Katsumasa Chiyo[2]
Japan Lexus Team LeMans Wako's[1] Lexus Lexus LC 500 6 Japan Kazuya Oshima[1] B All
Sweden Felix Rosenqvist[1] 1–2, 4–8
United Kingdom James Rossiter[3] 3
Japan Autobacs Racing Team Aguri[4] Honda Honda NSX-GT 8 Japan Tomoki Nojiri[4] B All
Japan Takuya Izawa[4]
Japan Team Impul[2] Nissan Nissan GT-R 12 United Kingdom Jann Mardenborough[2] B All
Japan Daiki Sasaki[2]
Japan Team Mugen[4] Honda Honda NSX-GT 16 Japan Hideki Mutoh[4] Y All
Japan Daisuke Nakajima[4]
Japan Real Racing [ja][4] Honda Honda NSX-GT 17 Japan Koudai Tsukakoshi[4] B All
Japan Takashi Kogure[4]
Japan Lexus Team WedsSport Bandoh[1] Lexus Lexus LC 500 19 Japan Yuji Kunimoto[1] Y All
Japan Kenta Yamashita[1]
Japan NISMO[2] Nissan Nissan GT-R 23 Japan Tsugio Matsuda[2] M All
Italy Ronnie Quintarelli[2]
Japan Kondo Racing[2] Nissan Nissan GT-R 24 Japan Mitsunori Takaboshi[2] Y All
Brazil João Paulo de Oliveira[2]
Japan Lexus Team au Tom's[1] Lexus Lexus LC 500 36 Japan Yuhi Sekiguchi[1] B All
Japan Kazuki Nakajima[1] 1, 3–8
United Kingdom James Rossiter[3] 2
Japan Lexus Team ZENT [ja] Cerumo [ja][1] Lexus Lexus LC 500 38 Japan Hiroaki Ishiura[1] B All
Japan Yuji Tachikawa[1]
Japan Lexus Team SARD[1] Lexus Lexus LC 500 39 Finland Heikki Kovalainen[1] B All
Japan Kamui Kobayashi[1] 1, 3–8
Japan Sho Tsuboi[3] 2
Japan Nakajima Racing[4] Honda Honda NSX-GT 64 Japan Kosuke Matsuura[4] D All
Belgium Bertrand Baguette[4]
Japan Team Kunimitsu[4] Honda Honda NSX-GT 100 United Kingdom Jenson Button[5] B All
Japan Naoki Yamamoto[4]

GT300[edit]

Team Make Car No. Drivers Tyre Rounds
Japan Goodsmile Racing with Team Ukyo[6] Mercedes-AMG Mercedes-AMG GT3 0 Japan Nobuteru Taniguchi[6] Y All
Japan Tatsuya Kataoka[6]
Japan Cars Tokai Dream28[7] Lotus Lotus Evora MC 2 Japan Kazuho Takahashi[6] Y All
Japan Hiroki Katoh[6]
Japan Team Mach[8] Toyota Toyota 86 MC 5 Japan Natsu Sakaguchi [8] Y 1–3, 5–8
Japan Yuya Hiraki [8]
Japan Tetsuji Yamanaka[3] 2
Japan D'station Racing[9] Porsche Porsche 911 GT3 R 7 Japan Tomonobu Fujii[9] Y All
Germany Sven Müller[9]
Japan Pacific with Gulf Racing[10] Porsche Porsche 911 GT3 R 9 Japan Rintaro Kubo[10] Y All
Japan Keishi Ishikawa[10]
Japan Gainer[2] Nissan Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 (2018) 10 Japan Kazuki Hoshino[2] Y All
Japan Hiroki Yoshida[2]
11 Japan Katsuyuki Hiranaka[2] D All
Japan Hironobu Yasuda[2]
Japan Team UpGarage[11] Toyota Toyota 86 MC 18 Japan Yuhki Nakayama[11] Y All
Japan Takashi Kobayashi[11]
Japan Audi Team Hitotsuyama[12] Audi Audi R8 LMS 21 United Kingdom Richard Lyons[12] D All
Japan Ryuichiro Tomita[12]
Japan Takuro Shinohara[3] 2
Japan R'Qs Motor Sports Mercedes-AMG Mercedes-AMG GT3 22 Japan Masaki Jyonai [ja] Y 1–3, 5–8
Japan Hisashi Wada [ja]
Japan Tsuchiya Engineering[1] Toyota Toyota 86 MC 25 Japan Takamitsu Matsui[1] Y All
Japan Sho Tsuboi[1] 1, 3–8
Japan Tsubasa Kondo[3] 2, 5
Japan Takeshi Tsuchiya[3] 2
Japan Team Taisan[13] Audi Audi R8 LMS 26 Japan Shinnosuke Yamada[13] Y 1–3, 5–8
Japan Shintaro Kawabata[13]
Japan Shinji Nakano[3] 2
Japan apr Racing[1] Toyota Toyota Prius apr GT 30 Japan Hiroaki Nagai Y All
JapanKota Sasaki
31 Japan Koki Saga[14] B All
Japan Kohei Hirate[14]
Thailand est cola by AAS Motorsport Bentley Bentley Continental GT3 (2016) 32 France Maxime Jousse M 4
Thailand Kantadhee Kusiri
Japan Modulo Drago Corse[14][15] Honda Honda NSX GT3 34 Japan Ryo Michigami[14] Y All
Japan Hiroki Otsu[14]
Thailand Arto Panther Team Thailand[1] Lexus Lexus RC F GT3 35 Thailand Nattavude Charoensukhawatana [th][1] Y All
Thailand Nattapong Horthongkum [th][1]
Japan Dijon Racing[2] Nissan Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 (2017) 48 Japan Masaki Tanaka[2] Y 1–3, 5–8
Japan Taiyou Iida[2] 1–2, 5
United Kingdom Richard Bradley[3] 2–3, 7–8
Japan Hiroshi Takamori 6
Japan Arnage Racing[16] Mercedes-AMG Mercedes-AMG GT3 50 Japan Masaki Kano[16] Y All
Japan Hideto Yasuoka[16]
Japan Yuya Sakamoto[3] 2
Japan Saitama Toyopet GreenBrave[17] Toyota Toyota Mark X MC 52 Japan Taku Bamba[17] Y All
Japan Shigekazu Wakisaka[17]
Japan Autobacs Racing Team Aguri[17] BMW BMW M6 GT3 55 Japan Shinichi Takagi[17] B All
United Kingdom Sean Walkinshaw[17]
Japan LM Corsa – OTG Motor Sports[1][N 1]
K-Tunes Racing LM Corsa[1][N 1]
Lexus Lexus RC F GT3 60 Japan Hiroki Yoshimoto[18] Y All
Japan Ritomo Miyata[18]
96 Japan Yuichi Nakayama[17] B All
Japan Morio Nitta[17]
Japan R&D Sport[19] Subaru Subaru BRZ R&D Sport 61 Japan Takuto Iguchi[19] D All
Japan Hideki Yamauchi [ja][19]
Japan K2 R&D LEON Racing[20] Mercedes-AMG Mercedes-AMG GT3 65 Japan Haruki Kurosawa[20] B All
Japan Naoya Gamou[20]
Japan JLOC [ja][21] Lamborghini Lamborghini Huracán GT3 87 Japan Yuya Motojima[21] Y All
Japan Kimiya Sato[21]
88 Japan Kazuki Hiramine[21] Y All
Italy Marco Mapelli[21] 1–3, 6–8
Italy Andrea Caldarelli[21] 4
United Kingdom EIcars Bentley[22] Bentley Bentley Continental GT3 (2016) 117 Japan Yuji Ide[22] Y 1–3, 5–8
Japan Ryohei Sakaguchi[22]
France Jules Gounon 5
Japan Tomei Sports [ja][2] Nissan Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 (2017) 360 Japan Yusaku Shibata[23] Y 1–2, 5–8
Japan Takayuki Aoki[23] 1–3, 6, 8
Japan Atsushi Tanaka[23] 3, 5, 7
Japan CarGuy Racing[24] Honda Honda NSX GT3 777 Japan Takeshi Kimura[24] Y 1–3, 5, 7–8
Japan Naoki Yokomizo[24]
Italy Kei Cozzolino[3] 2
Notes
  1. ^ a b Car No. 60 entered as LM Corsa – OTG Motor Sports and car No. 96 entered as K-Tunes Racing LM Corsa.

Driver Changes[edit]

Team Transfers[edit]

  • Honda: 2009 Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button, who made his series debut with Team Mugen at the 2017 Suzuka 1000km, will run full-time with Honda and Team Kunimitsu in 2018. Takuya Izawa moves from Team Kunimitsu to Autobacs Racing Team Aguri, replacing Takashi Kobayashi.
  • Toyota: Former F1, and current WEC and Super Formula driver Kamui Kobayashi will make his full-time GT500 debut with Lexus Team SARD; Yuhi Sekiguchi replaces James Rossiter at Lexus Team au TOM's, and Toyota young driver Kenta Yamashita moves up to GT500 full-time with Lexus Team WedsSport BANDOH, replacing Sekiguchi. Two-time GT500 champion Kohei Hirate moves out of GT500 to drive the #31 Toyota Prius for apr Racing.
  • Nissan: Reigning All-Japan Formula 3 Champion Mitsunori Takaboshi steps up to GT500 full-time with Kondo Racing, replacing Daiki Sasaki, who moves over to Team Impul to drive the Calsonic GT-R. Satoshi Motoyama and Katsumasa Chiyo move from MOLA to their replacement team, NDDP Racing with B-Max.
  • Former GT500 driver Hironobu Yasuda and two-time GT300 champion Kazuki Hoshino move to Gainer, from Team Impul and NDDP Racing respectively, to drive their new Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3s.
  • Toyota young driver Sho Tsuboi will replace Kenta Yamashita at Tsuchiya Engineering.
  • Three-time GT300 champion Morio Nitta moves to LM Corsa Lexus RC F GT3 to replace Sho Tsuboi.
  • Rintaro Kubo moves from apr Racing, and Keishi Ishikawa moves from Rn-sports, to Pacific with Gulf Racing.

Entering Super GT[edit]

  • Formula E standout Felix Rosenqvist will make his Super GT debut in the GT500 class for Lexus Team Wako's LeMans.
  • Two-time FIA F4 Japanese Champion Ritomo Miyata makes his series debut with LM Corsa.
  • Former All-Japan Formula 3 race winner Hiroki Otsu makes his series debut with Modulo Drago Corse.
  • Gentleman racer Takeshi Kimura makes his series debut with CarGuy Racing.
  • FIA F4 Japanese graduate Yuya Hiraki makes his series debut with Team Mach, replacing Kiyoto Fujinami as Natsu Sakaguchi's co-driver.
  • Bentley factory driver Jules Gounon makes his Super GT debut in a one-off for EIcars Bentley at the Fuji 500-mile race.[25]

Returning to Super GT[edit]

  • 2000 GT500 Champion Ryo Michigami returns to the series as a full-time competitor with his Modulo Drago Corse team, after racing in the World Touring Car Championship in 2017.
  • Naoki Yokomizo, the 2012 GT300 Champion, returns after a year-long hiatus to drive for the new CarGuy Racing team.
  • Masaki Kano and Hideto Yasuoka both return to the series with Arnage Racing.

Leaving Super GT[edit]

  • Andrea Caldarelli confirmed that he would leave Toyota and Super GT this season, focusing solely on his commitments as a factory driver at Lamborghini Squadra Corse.
  • James Rossiter stepped away from full-time Super GT racing in 2018, but will continue to race in Japan in the Super Formula championship.
  • Akira Iida will step away from full-time driving duties, and became team director of the #60 LM Corsa Lexus RC F GT3.
  • Jono Lester was released from Pacific with Gulf Racing after the 2017 season, and will not return to Super GT in 2018 – but did pledge to return to the series in the future.

Team Changes[edit]

  • NDDP Racing moved up to the GT500 class for 2018, entering as NDDP Racing with B-Max. They take the place of MOLA, who withdrew from the series at the end of 2017.
  • BMW Team Studie, the 2011 GT300 class Champion(by then co-joint with Goodsmile Racing) announced in January that they would switch to the Blancpain GT Series Asia GT4 category, and suspended operations in Super GT for the foreseeable future.
  • CarGuy Racing makes their Super GT debut with the all-new Honda NSX GT3. They previously competed in the Super Taikyu Series and Blancpain GT Series Asia.
  • Drago Corse, who competed from 2015 to 2016 as Drago Modulo Honda Racing, return to the series in GT300 with another Honda NSX GT3. They will be known as Modulo Drago Corse.
  • VivaC Team Tsuchiya reverted to their original name, Tsuchiya Engineering, following the withdrawal of their title sponsor VivaC.
  • The #51 LM Corsa Lexus RC F GT3 changes its number to #96, and has a new title sponsor in Okayama Toyopet / K-Tunes Racing. The team will be officially known as K-Tunes Racing LM Corsa from 2018.
  • Panther Team Thailand switched from the Dome-built Toyota 86 MC to the Lexus RC F GT3.
  • Gainer switched to a full-on effort with Nissan, fielding two brand-new 2018 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3s.
  • Arnage Racing separated from INGING Motorsport after one season, and also switch vehicles to the Mercedes-AMG GT3.

Results[edit]

Round Circuit Date Class Pole Position Race Winner
1 Japan Okayama International Circuit
Report
7–8 April GT500 No. 17 Real Racing No. 17 Real Racing
Japan Koudai Tsukakoshi
Japan Takashi Kogure
Japan Koudai Tsukakoshi
Japan Takashi Kogure
GT300 No. 88 JLOC No. 18 Team UpGarage
Italy Marco Mapelli
Japan Kazuki Hiramine
Japan Yuhki Nakayama
Japan Takashi Kobayashi
2 Japan Fuji Speedway
Report
3–4 May GT500 No. 38 Lexus Team ZENT Cerumo No. 23 NISMO
Japan Yuji Tachikawa
Japan Hiroaki Ishiura
Japan Tsugio Matsuda
Italy Ronnie Quintarelli
GT300 No. 55 ARTA No. 55 ARTA
Japan Shinichi Takagi
United Kingdom Sean Walkinshaw
Japan Shinichi Takagi
United Kingdom Sean Walkinshaw
3 Japan Suzuka Circuit
Report
19–20 May GT500 No. 8 ARTA No. 8 ARTA
Japan Tomoki Nojiri
Japan Takuya Izawa
Japan Tomoki Nojiri
Japan Takuya Izawa
GT300 No. 96 K-Tunes LM Corsa No. 96 K-Tunes LM Corsa
Japan Yuichi Nakayama
Japan Morio Nitta
Japan Yuichi Nakayama
Japan Morio Nitta
4 Thailand Chang International Circuit
Report
30 June-1 July GT500 No. 16 Team Mugen No. 39 Lexus Team SARD
Japan Hideki Mutoh
Japan Daisuke Nakajima
Finland Heikki Kovalainen
Japan Kamui Kobayashi
GT300 No. 65 K2 R&D LEON Racing No. 11 Gainer
Japan Haruki Kurosawa
Japan Naoya Gamou
Japan Katsuyuki Hiranaka
Japan Hironobu Yasuda
5 Japan Fuji Speedway
Report
4–5 August GT500 No. 23 NISMO No. 36 Lexus Team au Tom's
Japan Tsugio Matsuda
Italy Ronnie Quintarelli
Japan Kazuki Nakajima
Japan Yuhi Sekiguchi
GT300 No. 25 Tsuchiya Engineering No. 55 ARTA
Japan Tsubasa Kondo
Japan Takamitsu Matsui
Japan Sho Tsuboi
Japan Shinichi Takagi
United Kingdom Sean Walkinshaw
6 Japan Sportsland SUGO
Report
15–16 September GT500 No. 100 Team Kunimitsu No. 100 Team Kunimitsu
United Kingdom Jenson Button
Japan Naoki Yamamoto
United Kingdom Jenson Button
Japan Naoki Yamamoto
GT300 No. 61 R&D Sport No. 61 R&D Sport
Japan Takuto Iguchi
Japan Hideki Yamauchi
Japan Takuto Iguchi
Japan Hideki Yamauchi
7 Japan Autopolis
Report
20–21 October GT500 No. 8 ARTA No. 1 Lexus Team KeePer Tom's
Japan Tomoki Nojiri
Japan Takuya Izawa
New Zealand Nick Cassidy
Japan Ryō Hirakawa
GT300 No. 25 Tsuchiya Engineering No. 96 K-Tunes Racing LM Corsa
Japan Takamitsu Matsui
Japan Sho Tsuboi
Japan Yuichi Nakayama
Japan Morio Nitta
8 Japan Twin Ring Motegi
Report
10–11 November GT500 No. 8 ARTA No. 8 ARTA
Japan Tomoki Nojiri
Japan Takuya Izawa
Japan Tomoki Nojiri
Japan Takuya Izawa
GT300 No. 88 JLOC No. 65 K2 R&D LEON Racing
Italy Marco Mapelli
Japan Kazuki Hiramine
Japan Haruki Kurosawa
Japan Naoya Gamou

Championship Standings[edit]

Drivers' championships[edit]

Scoring system
Position 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th Pole
Points 20 15 11 8 6 5 4 3 2 1 1
Fuji 500 mile 25 18 13 10 8 6 5 4 3 2 1

GT500[edit]

Driver Ranking GT500 2018 Series[26]
Rank Driver OKA
Japan
FUJ
Japan
SUZ
Japan
CHA
Thailand
FUJ
Japan
SUG
Japan
AUT
Japan
MOT
Japan
Points
1 Japan Naoki Yamamoto
United Kingdom Jenson Button
2 9 2 11 5 1 5 3 78
2 Japan Ryō Hirakawa
New Zealand Nick Cassidy
3 7 3 8 2 14 1 4 75
3 Japan Tomoki Nojiri
Japan Takuya Izawa
11 8 1 Ret 4 2 12 1 71
4 Japan Yuji Tachikawa
Japan Hiroaki Ishiura
8 3 8 4 8 5 4 2 59
5 Japan Yuhi Sekiguchi 13 4 5 10 1 12 2 13 55
6 Japan Kazuki Nakajima 13 5 10 1 12 2 13 47
7 Japan Koudai Tsukakoshi
Japan Takashi Kogure
1 11 11 7 3 9 6 15 45
8 Japan Tsugio Matsuda
Italy Ronnie Quintarelli
5 1 6 12 9 7 15 7 43
9 Finland Heikki Kovalainen 12 2 Ret 1 11 10 8 8 42
10 Japan Kazuya Oshima 4 5 12 2 7 11 9 6 41
Sweden Felix Rosenqvist 4 5 2 7 11 9 6 41
11 Japan Yuji Kunimoto
Japan Kenta Yamashita
9 12 13 3 10 Ret 3 5 32
12 Japan Daiki Sasaki
United Kingdom Jann Mardenborough
14 6 4 6 12 3 11 11 29
13 Japan Kamui Kobayashi 12 Ret 1 11 10 8 8 27
14 Japan Mitsunori Takaboshi
Brazil Joao Paulo de Oliveira
6 13 9 Ret 6 6 7 10 23
15 Japan Hideki Mutoh
Japan Daisuke Nakajima
10 14 Ret 5 14 4 14 14 16
16 Japan Sho Tsuboi 2 15
17 Japan Satoshi Motoyama
Japan Katsumasa Chiyo
7 10 7 13 15 8 13 9 14
18 United Kingdom James Rossiter 4 12 8
19 Belgium Bertrand Baguette
Japan Kosuke Matsuura
15 Ret 10 9 13 13 10 12 4
Rank Driver OKA
Japan
FUJ
Japan
SUZ
Japan
CHA
Thailand
FUJ
Japan
SUG
Japan
AUT
Japan
MOT
Japan
Points
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Points finish
Blue Non-points finish
Non-classified finish (NC)
Purple Retired (Ret)
Red Did not qualify (DNQ)
Did not pre-qualify (DNPQ)
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
White Did not start (DNS)
Withdrew (WD)
Race cancelled (C)
Blank Did not participate (DNP)
Excluded (EX)

GT300[edit]

Driver Ranking GT300 2018 Series[27]
Rank Driver OKA
Japan
FUJ
Japan
SUZ
Japan
CHA
Thailand
FUJ
Japan
SUG
Japan
AUT
Japan
MOT
Japan
Points
1 Japan Haruki Kurosawa
Japan Naoya Gamou
4 4 7 4 4 8 5 1 68
2 Japan Shinichi Takagi
United Kingdom Sean Walkinshaw
6 1 20 11 1 10 4 9 62
3 Japan Koki Saga
Japan Kohei Hirate
Ret 2 9 2 3 25 10 2 61
4 Japan Nobuteru Taniguchi
Japan Tatsuya Kataoka
8 5 8 7 2 3 19 3 56
5 Japan Katsuyuki Hiranaka
Japan Hironobu Yasuda
5 3 16 1 22 19 6 5 48
6 Japan Yuichi Nakayama
Japan Morio Nitta
14 14 1 10 10 14 1 10 45
7 Japan Takamitsu Matsui 3 Ret 2 19 5 24 24 8 39
Japan Sho Tsuboi 3 2 19 5 24 24 8 39
8 Japan Takuto Iguchi
Japan Hideki Yamauchi
18 Ret 3 Ret Ret 1 15 6 37
9 Japan Tomonobu Fujii
Germany Sven Müller
2 6 11 8 7 12 8 7 35
10 Japan Kazuki Hiramine 7 9 4 6 6 5 13 27 33
11 Japan Kimiya Sato
Japan Yuya Motojima
12 16 12 5 Ret 13 2 4 29
12 Japan Takashi Kobayshi
Japan Yuhki Nakayama
1 13 6 18 9 11 27 Ret 28
13 Italy Marco Mapelli 7 9 4 6 5 13 27 28
14 Japan Ryo Michigami
Japan Hiroki Otsu
Ret 8 26 9 DNS 4 3 14 24
15 Japan Hiroki Yoshimoto
Japan Ritomo Miyata
17 7 5 3 Ret 9 12 24 23
16 Japan Kazuki Hoshino
Japan Hiroki Yoshida
13 11 10 Ret 8 2 9 15 22
17 Japan Rintaro Kubo
Japan Keishi Ishikawa
16 19 15 16 15 6 11 12 5
18 Italy Andrea Caldarelli 6 5
19 Japan Taku Bamba
Japan Shigekazu Wakisaka
11 19 14 17 Ret 7 17 13 4
20 Japan Natsu Sakaguchi
Japan Yuya Hiraki
Ret 12 Ret 19 22 7 18 4
21 Japan Shintaro Kawabata
Japan Shinnosuke Yamada
9 15 28 Ret 20 20 16 2
22 United Kingdom Richard Lyons
Japan Ryuichiro Tomita
Ret 10 23 Ret 14 23 14 11 1
23 Japan Masaki Kano
Japan Hideto Yasuoka
10 20 19 13 11 17 16 20 1
24 Japan Tsubasa Kondo Ret 5 1
Rank Driver OKA
Japan
FUJ
Japan
SUZ
Japan
CHA
Thailand
FUJ
Japan
SUG
Japan
AUT
Japan
MOT
Japan
Points

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