Date of birth: 13 SEPTEMBER 1986 Nationality: Japanese

2005: Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup champion and Formula Renault 2.0 Italy champion

2006-07: European Formula 3, Toyota Formula 1 test driver

2008: GP2 Series and GP2 Series Asia with DAMS

2009: GP2 Series with DAMS

2010-12: Sauber Formula 1 race driver

2013-18: Le Mans 24 Hours, 4 participations, 2nd in ’16 and ’18

2014: Caterham Formula 1 race driver

2016-19: World Endurance Championship (LMP1) with Toyota