Luck not on my side in Fuji Super Formula

Luck not on my side in Fuji Super Formula

[ad_1] From seventh on the grid, Impul Toyota driver Hirakawa missed out on a spot on the podium on Sunday as Tomoki Nojiri, Toshiki Oyu and Nirei Fukuzumi locked out the top three positions. Nojiri and Hirakawa both left their pitstops until late in the 41-lap race, and when it started to spit with rain … Read more

Nojiri wins tense season opener

Nojiri wins tense season opener

[ad_1] Mugen driver Nojiri lost the lead to Toshiki Oyu at the start, but regained control of the race on lap 10 of 41 and led the remainder of the distance to secure a fourth career victory. Oyu lost out by just 1.5s in the final reckoning, while Nirei Fukuzumi completed an all-Honda podium in … Read more

Toshiki Oyu won’t hold back against Yamamoto

Toshiki Oyu won't hold back against Yamamoto

[ad_1] Oyu, who is going into his second season with the Nakajima squad after earning ‘Rookie of the Year’ honours in 2020, went over three tenths clear of the field on the first day of this week’s Fuji test on Tuesday, with his best time of 1m21.371s remaining unbeaten on Wednesday. By contrast, the 22-year-old’s … Read more

Nirei Fukuzumi fastest as Fuji test concludes

Nirei Fukuzumi fastest as Fuji test concludes

[ad_1] Ex-Formula 2 driver Fukuzumi posted his quickest time of the day during the two-hour morning session of 1m21.687s to go 0.422s clear of nearest rival Toshiki Oyu for Nakajima Racing. However, Oyu’s best time from Tuesday’s opening day of running, a 1m21.371s, stood as the fastest of the test overall. Fukuzumi and Oyu’s morning … Read more