Kazuki Nakajima1985-01-11 (age 34)
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TOM'S driver Kazuki Nakajima believes his worst season-long showing yet in Super Formula can be at least partially explained by "bad luck".
Toyota secured another dominant 1-2 finish in the Fuji round of the FIA World Endurance Championship, as Sebastien Buemi, Brendon Hartley and Kazuki Nakajima claimed their first win of the season.
Toyota concluded the opening day of the FIA World Endurance Championship's Prologue test at Barcelona fastest but with a reduced advantage over the quickest of the LMP1 privateers.
Toyota sealed its second Le Mans 24 Hours victory in expectedly dominant style, but a late problem for the #7 car handed another win to Fernando Alonso, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima.
Toyota swept the top two positions in Thursday night's second qualifying for the Le Mans 24 Hours, establishing a buffer of 1.4 seconds over the best of the privateer LMP1s.
Kazuki Nakajima says he is aiming for the 2019 SUPER GT crown after his Suzuka win, having not been detrimentally affected by his absence from the Fuji race for the first time in several years.
The TOM’S team locked out the front row of the grid for the Suzuka round of SUPER GT series, as Nissan’s struggles turned qualifying into a two-horse race between Lexus and Honda.
Fernando Alonso, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima took a significant step towards FIA World Endurance Championship title glory by taking victory in a snow-hit race at Spa.
This weekend’s Spa FIA World Endurance Championship marks the penultimate leg of the 2018/19 superseason – and Toyota trio Fernando Alonso, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima have a slim chance of securing the drivers’ title with a race to spare.
Toyota drivers Fernando Alonso, Kazuki Nakajima and Sebastien Buemi took their first FIA World Endurance Championship race win since last year's Le Mans 24 Hours with victory in the Sebring 1000 Miles.
Toyota drivers Fernando Alonso, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima scored their third consecutive FIA World Endurance Championship victory at Silverstone.
Toyota team director Rob Leupen says double Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso was “exceptional” on his Le Mans 24 Hours debut in helping Toyota to finally win the race.
Toyota finally broke its long-standing Le Mans 24 Hours curse by claiming a dominant victory in the 86th running of the event with the #8 car shared by Fernando Alonso, Kazuki Nakajima and Sebastien Buemi.
Brilliant drives by Fernando Alonso and Kazuki Nakajima sent the #8 Toyota past its sister #7 car to give Sebastien Buemi the lead of the Le Mans 24 Hours at two-thirds distance.
Two-time Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso has hailed teammate Kazuki Nakajima for his scorching lap that gave the #8 Toyota crew pole position for the Le Mans 24 Hours.
The #8 Toyota of Kazuki Nakajima, Sebastien Buemi and Fernando Alonso will start the Le Mans 24 Hours from pole as the Japanese manufacturer locked out the front row.