Tomohiro Yoshita

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Super GT News: BMW held talks about entering its DTM car in Super GT this year

BMW held discussions with its Japanese partner team to enter its Class One DTM car in Super GT this year, it has been revealed

Team boss takes blame for Yamamoto Super Formula title fail

The outgoing boss of the Dandelion Racing Super Formula team Kiyoshi Muraoka has taken responsibility for Naoki Yamamoto coming up short of defending his Super Formula crown at Suzuka

Why Kobayashi started on wet tyre in dry Super Formula decider

The KCMG team has explained its reasoning for putting Kamui Kobayashi on wet tyres for the start of last weekend's Super Formula decider at Suzuka on a completely dry track

Yamamoto: F1 run took focus off Super GT, Super Formula title bids

Naoki Yamamoto says his Formula 1 practice run with Toro Rosso at the Japanese Grand Prix caused him to switch focus from defending his Super GT and Super Formula titles

Nissan and Lexus announce Hockenheim DTM driver line-ups

Lexus and Nissan have revealed their driver line-ups for the SUPER GT entries in the DTM finale at Hockenheim, following the announcement that Jenson Button will represent Honda

Jenson Button: Difficult to retain Super GT title

Jenson Button says it will be "difficult" for he and Naoki Yamamoto to defend their SUPER GT title, despite returning to the podium in last weekend's Fuji 500-mile round

Mugen "relieved" by Red Bull F1 junior O'Ward's Super Formula debut

Patricio O'Ward's debut Super Formula weekend was a "relief" for his Mugen team boss Shinji Nakano, because the Red Bull Formula 1 junior showcased an ability to adapt quickly

Jenson Button feared he wouldn't even score in Fuji Super GT race

Reigning Super GT champion Jenson Button says he was concerned he might not even score points at Fuji after qualifying only 12th for the season's second-longest race

Red Bull's Ticktum 'struggled' in all Super Formula Suzuka sessions

Red Bull Formula 1 junior Dan Ticktum has described his Suzuka Super Formula season opener as "very difficult" and admitted that he "struggled" in every session for his Mugen team

Dan Ticktum eager to make Red Bull Formula 1 test debut this year

Dan Ticktum is targeting a test in Red Bull's 2019 Formula 1 car this year to prepare himself for a possible graduation to the category in 2020

Button to take 'more aggressive' approach in second Super GT season

Jenson Button has vowed to take a "more aggressive" approach in his sophomore Super GT campaign, having admitted to being cautious in his first full season in the series

Jenson Button: Super GT team-mate Yamamoto should be in F1

Jenson Button feels Naoki Yamamoto is talented enough to race in Formula 1 after winning the Super GT championship with him in 2018

Ex-Formula 1 drivers Sato and Nakajima test new Super Formula car

Super Formula's new-for-2019 car was demonstrated by ex-Formula 1 drivers Takuma Sato and Kazuki Nakajima ahead of Sunday's Suzuka season finale

Super Formula approves the halo safety device for new SF19 2019 car

Super Formula's next-generation SF19 car will feature a halo device following successful visibility tests, the organiser of the Japanese series has confirmed

Formula 1 convert Jenson Button expected Super GT to be easier

Jenson Button admits his switch from Formula 1 to the Japanese Super GT series has been tougher than he expected, following his maiden win in the championship last weekend

Red Bull could place two junior drivers in Super Formula in 2019

Red Bull could field two of its junior drivers in Super Formula next season, according to its motorsport advisor Helmut Marko

Button hits out at Super GT penalty that cost possible win shot

Jenson Button has hit out at the inconsistent penalty he received during the Fuji 500 Super GT race that prevented him from fighting for a maiden victory

Super Formula to test halo on its new car for 2019

Super Formula will evaluate the halo with a trial run on the next-generation SF19 car it is introducing for the 2019 season

F1 convert Jenson Button 'can't wish for more' from Super GT 2018

Formula 1 convert Jenson Button says he "couldn't have wished for more" from his maiden Super GT campaign after taking the championship lead last weekend

Red Bull F1 junior Gasly's form in Japan made team-mate 'miserable'

Red Bull Formula 1 junior Pierre Gasly's strong run of results in the second half of the 2017 Super Formula season left his Mugen team-mate Naoki Yamamoto feeling "miserable"