super-formula News and Analysis
The Sugo track in northern Japan has reported it has escaped damage from the earthquake that struck the country on Saturday night.
At one stage it seemed certain Nobuharu Matsushita would continue to drive for B-Max Racing in Super Formula this year, but confirmation has not been forthcoming as Honda drags its feet.
Toyota has revealed its line-up of Super Formula drivers for the 2021 season, as Ritomo Miyata steps up to fill the vacancy created by departing 2019 champion Nick Cassidy.
Honda Performance Development has announced the creation of a scholarship fund worth $600,000 for the winner of this year's Formula Regional Americas championship to race in Super Formula.
Honda has confirmed details of its Super Formula reshuffle for the 2021 season, with reigning champion Naoki Yamamoto moving teams for the second time in three years.
B-Max Racing and Motopark’s association will not continue into the 2021 Super Formula season, Motorsport.com has learned.
Honda drivers Naoki Yamamoto and Tadasuke Makino appear on course to swap Super Formula seats for the 2021 season.
Tatiana Calderon says she felt "valued" for the first time in her single-seater career racing for the Drago Corse team in Super Formula last year.
Naoki Yamamoto says he feels it would be "cheeky" to claim credit for Dandelion Racing's revival as a front-running team in Super Formula following his title success last year.
With the famous Raybrig colour scheme set to disappear from the SUPER GT grid this year, we've put together a selection of images of the most famous liveries that have been around for a decade or longer in Japan's top two categories of motorsport.
Kamui Kobayashi admits he found it hard to find a "rhythm" in Super Formula this season after missing races due to his Toyota LMP1 duties.
One driver may have walked away with the top prize in both SUPER GT and Super Formula season, but there was no shortage of other standouts in one of the most intense and dramatic years on the Japanese domestic scene in recent memory.
Sacha Fenestraz says he is glad that an "unlucky" incident-filled first season in Super Formula has come to a close.
Super Formula has revealed a revised seven-round schedule for the 2021 season, alleviating a clash with the FIA World Endurance Championship.
Dandelion Racing's Nirei Fukuzumi concluded Super Formula's post-season test at Fuji Speedway with the quickest time.
Naoki Yamamoto topped the opening day of post-season Super Formula testing at Fuji Speedway following his surprise switch to Nakajima Racing.
Ryo Hirakawa insists he has "no regrets" about coming up two points shy of his first Super Formula title after losing out to Naoki Yamamoto in last weekend's title-deciding race at Fuji Speedway.
Newly-crowned Super Formula champion Naoki Yamamoto will drive for Nakajima Racing in this week's post-season test at Fuji Speedway.
Naoki Yamamoto has lavished praise on his defeated rival Ryo Hirakawa following their fight in the Fuji Speedway finale that determined the outcome of their title battle.
Naoki Yamamoto should have won this year's Super Formula title "much more easily" considering Honda's engine advantage, says Nick Cassidy.
Naoki Yamamoto won his third Super Formula title with a fifth-place finish in the Fuji Speedway decider, as Sho Tsuboi rounded off the season with victory.
Tomoki Nojiri scored pole position for the Super Formula title decider at Fuji Speedway, as Nick Cassidy ended up last on the grid after being penalised for exceeding track limits.
Two-time Super Formula champion Hiroaki Ishiura is set to step away from the series after this weekend’s Fuji season finale, Motorsport.com understands.
Honda's straight line speed advantage during Super Formula practice at Fuji Speedway has left Ryo Hirakawa "feeling gloomy" for his prospects of winning the title.
Tomoki Nojiri set the pace in practice for this weekend's Super Formula title decider at Fuji Speedway, leading a one-two for the Mugen Honda squad ahead of teammate Ukyo Sasahara.
TOM'S driver Nick Cassidy has revealed he is having to use a "very old" engine for his final Super Formula race this weekend at Fuji Speedway.
Ryo Hirakawa says that the bitter experience of losing the SUPER GT title at Fuji Speedway means he's taking nothing for granted ahead of this weekend's final Super Formula round at the same track.
Tatiana Calderon says she believes she is "getting closer" to her first points finish in Super Formula after matching her best finish of the season so far at Suzuka last weekend.
Mugen driver Ukyo Sasahara says that last weekend's Suzuka double header "felt like the first round" of the Super Formula season after qualifying in the top three for the second race.
Sacha Fenestraz says Kamui Kobayashi was at fault in the incident that caused his fourth Super Formula non-finish in five starts at Suzuka.
Honda protege Toshiki Oyu became the sixth different Super Formula race winner of the season on Sunday, but up to that point the rookie’s season had been anything but plain sailing.
Nick Cassidy has described losing a likely victory in Sunday's Suzuka Super Formula race to an engine failure as "heartbreaking".
Honda protege Toshiki Oyu scored his first Super Formula victory in the penultimate round of the season at Suzuka, as the title race took another dramatic turn.
Nick Cassidy scored his first Super Formula pole in more than two years for the second leg of this weekend's Suzuka double header, setting another new course record.
Ukyo Sasahara has offered his version of the huge Turn 1 crash in Saturday's Suzuka Super Formula race, saying the reality on the race track was "completely different" to that suggested by the TV pictures.
Naoki Yamamoto took a first win of the Super Formula season in an incident-strewn first leg of this weekend's Suzuka double header, as pre-race points leader Ryo Hirakawa was caught up in a major crash.
Naoki Yamamoto scored his first pole position of the Super Formula season for the opening leg of this weekend's Suzuka double header, as points leader Ryo Hirakawa was again consigned to the back of the grid.
Ryo Hirakawa says he is using this weekend's Suzuka Super Formula double-header as an opportunity to "forget" his painful defeat in last weekend's SUPER GT title-decider.
Super Formula points leader Ryo Hirakawa set the pace in practice for this weekend's Suzuka double-header with a new lap record around the Japanese Grand Prix venue.
Ex-Formula 2 racer Nobuharu Matsushita is poised to see out the Super Formula season with the B-Max Racing team following his return to the Japanese series last time out at Autopolis.
Super Formula points leader Ryo Hirakawa admits he is sceptical about the championship's move to allow the use of tyre warmers for the final three rounds of the season.
Ferdinand Habsburg says he is exploring the possibility of racing in Japan next year, as he evaluates his options following the demise of the DTM’s Class One regulations.
With two of Super Formula’s biggest international names walking away from the series mid-season, Jamie Klein wonders if the championship’s days as a Formula 1 finishing school are effectively at an end.
Nobuharu Matsushita says his chances of being back for the next Super Formula round at Suzuka are '50/50' after joining B-Max Racing for last weekend’s Autopolis race.
Tatiana Calderon says she feels she is finally getting to grips with Super Formula’s tyres after making her second start in the Japanese series last weekend at Autopolis.
Sacha Fenestraz says he doesn’t care if he finishes last in his next Super Formula race, after suffering an early retirement for the third time in row at Autopolis last weekend.
Super Formula championship leader Ryo Hirakawa believes a slow pitstop cost him the chance of winning from 19th on the grid at Autopolis.
Naoki Yamamoto was left to regret several ‘what-if’ scenarios after his defeat to fellow Honda Super Formula driver Tomoki Nojiri at Autopolis.
Honda driver Tomoki Nojiri scored his and Team Mugen's first Super Formula victory of the season at Autopolis after overcoming Naoki Yamamoto in a tense conclusion to the race.