Takuto Iguchi

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Takuto Iguchi
Nationality Japanese
Born (1988-02-13) February 13, 1988 (age 29)
Fukuoka (Japan)
Super GT career
Debut season 2008
Current team R&D Sport
Car no. 61
Former teams Shift
apr
Lexus Team SARD
LMP Motorsport
Starts 56
Wins 3
Best finish 1st in 2010
Previous series
2010
2008-2009
2006-2007
2006-2007
Formula Nippon
All Japan Formula Three
Formula Challenge Japan
Formula Toyota

Takuto Iguchi (井口 卓人, Iguchi Takuto, born February 13, 1988 in Fukuoka, Japan) is a Japanese racing driver. He has competed in such series as Super GT and the All-Japan Formula Three Championship.

Racing career[edit]

Iguchi driving the Lexus SC430 GT500 for SARD in 2011.

Takuto Iguchi began his motorsports career in 2000 with kart racing in his hometown of Fukuoka. Iguchi raced karts in various Japanese series, winning the FA class of the All Japan Kart Championship in 2005.[1]

in 2006 and 2007 Iguchi raced in the Formula Toyota and Formula Challenge Japan series.

Iguchi moved to All Japan Formula Three in 2008, racing for TOM'S. He finished sixth place in the 2009 Macau Grand Prix, The highest place finish of any Japanese driver that year. Iguchi raced one season of Formula Nippon in 2010 for Deliziefollie/Cerumo-Inging finishing thirteenth in the drivers' championship.

Takuto Iguchi began racing in Super GT in 2008. He currently drives for R&D Sport in a Subaru BRZ[2]

Nurburgring 24 hours[edit]

Iguchi first took competed in the 24 Hours Nurburgring in 2012 taking the SP3 class victory with Gazoo Racing in a Toyota 86.[3] Takuto Iguchi raced in the 2014 and 2015 24 Hours Nurburgring also for Gazoo, racing a Lexus LFA CodeX in both races and won the SP-PRO class victory both years.

Racing record[edit]

Complete Super GT results[edit]

Year Team Car Class 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 DC Pts
2008 Shift Lexus IS350 GT300 SUZ
OKA
FUJ
Ret
SEP
13
SUG
17
SUZ
18
MOT
8
AUT
12
FUJ
13
32nd 3
2009 apr Toyota Corolla Axio GT300 OKA
5
SUZ
9
FUJ
8
SEP
16
SUG
8
SUZ
4
FUJ
12
AUT
7
MOT
5
10th 32
2010 apr Toyota Corolla Axio GT300 SUZ
8
OKA
9
FUJ
1
SEP
3
SUG
Ret
SUZ
3
FUJ
C
MOT
17
5th 47
2011 Lexus Team SARD Lexus SC430 GT500 OKA
13
FUJ
6
SEP
13
SUG
2
SUZ
5
FUJ
8
AUT
15
MOT
3
7th 40
2012 LMP Motorsport Ferrari F430 GTC GT300 OKA
10
FUJ
17
SEP
13
SUG
18
SUZ
8
FUJ
14
AUT
9
MOT
14
21st 7
2013 R&D Sport Subaru BRZ GT300 OKA
FUJ
SEP
SUG
SUZ
1
FUJ
FUJ
AUT
MOT
10th 25
2014 R&D Sport Subaru BRZ GT300 OKA
21
FUJ
12
AUT
2
SUG
14
FUJ
1
SUZ
9
BUR
5
MOT
17
5th 44
2015 R&D Sport Subaru BRZ GT300 OKA
17
FUJ
8
CHA
6
FUJ
10
SUZ
3
SUG
5
AUT
Ret
MOT
11
11th 30
2016 R&D Sport Subaru BRZ GT300 OKA
23
FUJ
11
MOT
23
SUG
3
FUJ
3
SUZ
1
CHA
Ret
MOT
11
6th 47
2017 R&D Sport Subaru BRZ GT300 OKA
ret
FUJ
13
AUT
2
FUJ
SUZ
SUG
CHA
MOT

* Season still in progress.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "井口卓人オフィシャルウェブサイト | TAKUTO IGUCHI Official WebSite". 井口卓人オフィシャルウェブサイト | TAKUTO IGUCHI Official WebSite. Retrieved 2016-03-18. 
  2. ^ "Tandds | SUPER GT OFFICIAL WEBSITE". supergt.net. Retrieved 2016-03-18. 
  3. ^ Magazine, Speedsport. "Results: 24h Nürburgring Nordschleife - 2012". www.speedsport-magazine.com. Retrieved 2016-03-18. 

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