Ken Tanaka

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Super GT still confident of staging Okayama opener

SUPER GT chairman Masaaki Bandoh says the series remains confident of being able to stage the opening round of the 2020 season at Okayama next month on schedule.

Honda Super GT signing has F1 potential - Mugen

New Honda SUPER GT signing Ukyo Sasahara has the potential to race in Formula 1 in future, believes Team Mugen boss and sometime grand prix racer Shinji Nakano.

Kobayashi admits “demon” flatspot ruined victory bid

Kamui Kobayashi admits that a “demon” flatspot he picked up while trying to pass Alex Palou at Motegi cost him the chance to fight for his first Super Formula win.

All-Japan F3 rebranded as Super Formula Lights

The All-Japan Formula 3 championship will be rebranded as 'Super Formula Lights' from 2020, when it adopts the new Dallara 320 chassis.

Leading ex-Ferrari engineer joins Super GT team

Sometime Ferrari Formula 1 engineer Hirohide Hamashima will return from retirement to join the Nakajima Racing SUPER GT team.

Kobayashi to defend Rolex 24 title with WTR

Toyota factory driver Kamui Kobayashi will defend his Rolex 24 at Daytona title with the Wayne Taylor Racing Cadillac squad, it has been announced.

Toyota team faces uncertain future after Okayama crash

Toyota’s championship-winning GT300 team Tsuchiya Engineering could be forced to pull out from the current Super GT season after taking a big financial hit in the season opener at Okayama.

Honda weighing up F1 practice run for Yamamoto

Honda is weighing up giving Japanese racing star Naoki Yamamoto a free practice run in Formula 1 next season in the wake of his Super GT title success.