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FIA World Endurance Championship - LMGT3

Driver Information

nationality
Japanese
age
53
birthday
22 Oct 1970
hometown
Niigataken
helmet

Driver Information

nationality
Japanese
age
53
birthday
22 Oct 1970
hometown
Niigataken
helmet

Driver Stats

races started
105
races entered
106
wins
10
podiums
25
pole positions
2
fastest laps
2
race win percentage
9.5%
podium percentage
23.8%
driverdb score
1,458

DriverDB Score History

DRIVERDB SCORE
1,458
2019/01/06
Takeshi Kimura
1480.35

Recent Results

date
series
circuit
nation
grid
position
points
11
May '24
FIA Endurance Trophy - LMGT3
Spa-Francorchamps
flag
16
14
05
May '24
European Le Mans Series - LMGT3
Paul Ricard
flag
5
DNF
21
Apr '24
FIA Endurance Trophy - LMGT3
Imola
flag
15
15
Apr '24
European Le Mans Series - LMGT3
Catalunya
flag
5
9
02
Mar '24
FIA Endurance Trophy - LMGT3
Losail
flag
16
16
04
Nov '23
FIA Endurance Trophy - LMGTE Am
Bahrain
flag
4
5

Competitors

Career Overview

year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 296 GT3
Ferrari 3.0 turbo
Goodyear
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2024
Akkodis ASP Team
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lexus RC F GT3
Toyota 5.0
Goodyear
3
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2023
CarGuy Racing
16
27th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 296 GT3
6
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
0
0
0
0
16
year
series
team
points
position
2023
Kessel Racing
65
4th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Goodyear
6
1
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
1
1
0
0
65
year
series
team
points
position
2023
Kessel Racing
58
7th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
7
0
2
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
7
0
2
0
0
58
year
series
team
points
position
2023
Car Guy Racing
1
19th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo 2020
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
4
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
0
0
0
1
year
series
team
points
position
2022
CarGuy Racing
126
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GT3
8
2
6
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
2
6
1
0
126
year
series
team
points
position
2022
Kessel Racing
4
26th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
4
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Goodyear
5
0
2
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
5
0
2
0
0
52
year
series
team
points
position
2021
Kessel Racing by Car Guy
31.5
6th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GT3
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
4
1
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
1
1
0
0
31.5
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
4
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
4
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2021
Pacific Racing Team
2
27th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo 2020
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Yokohama
5
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
5
0
0
0
0
2
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Audi R8 LMS Evo
Audi 5.2
Yokohama
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GT3
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
4
1
2
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
1
2
0
0
64
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Carguy Racing
30
6th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
#777 Ferrari 488 GT3
2
0
1
1
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
1
1
2
30
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Car Guy
101
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GT3
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
4
4
4
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
4
4
0
0
101
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 488 GTE
Ferrari 3.9 turbo
Michelin
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2018
CarGuy Racing
0
7th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Honda NSX GT3
Honda 3.5 turbo
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lamborghini Huracan GT3
4
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Honda NSX GT3
Honda 3.5 turbo
Yokohama
6
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lamborghini Huracan ST
4
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lamborghini Huracan GT3
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lamborghini Huracán LP620-2 Super Trofeo
V10, 620 hp
Pirelli
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
9
1
6
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
9
1
6
0
0
10
year
type
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest lap
2024
Racing
5
0
0
0
0
2023
Racing
23
1
3
0
0
2022
Racing
17
2
8
1
0
2021
Racing
17
1
1
0
0
2020
Racing
8
1
2
0
0
2019
Racing
6
4
5
1
2
2018
Racing
12
0
0
0
0
2017
Racing
6
0
0
0
0
2016
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
2015
Racing
9
1
6
0
0

Racing Highlights

year
series
position
2022
GT World Challenge Asia - GT3
1st
2020
Asian Le Mans Series - GT
2nd
2019
Asian Le Mans Series - GT
1st

DriverDB Top 100

pos
driver
championship
points
change
01
Formula 1
2204.55
+2
02
Formula 1
2130.8
-3.4
03
Formula 1
2034.25
+2.8
04
Formula 1
2023.45
+3
05
British GT Championship - GT3
1999.6
-5.4
06
Formula 1
1992.25
+1.8
07
Porsche Carrera Cup Germany
1990.25
-
08
ARCA Series
1956.65
-6.3
09
Intercontinental GT Challenge
1946.35
-
10
Formula 1
1946.1
+1.3
Based on over 70,000 race results the DriverDB ranking is an objective way to rate drivers without relying on subjective evaluations of championships and categories. Rating is based on the average of the drivers' last 20 races.