Takumi Takahashi (高橋 巧, Takahashi Takumi, born 26 November 1989) is a Japanese motorcycle racer. He has raced in the All Japan Road Race Championship in the GP125 class, in the GP250 class, where he was champion in 2008,[1] and in the JSB1000 class, where he was champion in 2017.[2] He won the Suzuka 8 Hours in 2010 with Ryuichi Kiyonari and Takaaki Nakagami and in 2013 and 2014 with Michael van der Mark and Leon Haslam. A test rider for Honda Racing Corporation,[3] Takahashi in 2015 made a wild card appearance in his home race in the MotoGP World Championship.

Takumi Takahashi
Takumi Takahashi Japanese GP 2015.jpg
Takahashi at the 2015 Japanese Grand Prix
NationalityJapanese
Born (1989-11-26) 26 November 1989 (age 30)
Saitama, Japan
Current teamTeam HRC
Bike number1
Motorcycle racing career statistics
MotoGP World Championship
Active years2015
ManufacturersHonda
2015 championship position26th (4 pts)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
1 0 0 0 0 4
250cc World Championship
Active years20062008
ManufacturersHonda
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
3 0 0 0 0 0
125cc World Championship
Active years2005
ManufacturersHonda
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
1 0 0 0 0 0
Superbike World Championship
Active years2017
ManufacturersHonda
2017 championship position29th (8 pts)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
4 0 0 0 0 8

Career statisticsEdit

Grand Prix motorcycle racingEdit

By seasonEdit

Season Class Motorcycle Team Race Win Podium Pole FLap Pts Plcd
2005 125cc Honda RS125R Arie Molenaar Racing 1 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2006 250cc Honda NSR250 Burning Blood 1 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2007 250cc Honda NSR250 Burning Blood Racing 1 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2008 250cc Honda NSR250 Burning Blood Racing Team 1 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2015 MotoGP Honda RC213V Team HRC with Nissin 1 0 0 0 0 4 26th
Total 5 0 0 0 0 4

Races by yearEdit

(key)

Year Class Bike 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Pos. Pts
2005 125cc Honda SPA POR CHN FRA ITA CAT NED GBR GER CZE JPN
25
MAL QAT AUS TUR VAL NC 0
2006 250cc Honda SPA QAT TUR CHN FRA ITA CAT NED GBR GER CZE MAL AUS JPN
23
POR VAL NC 0
2007 250cc Honda QAT SPA TUR CHN FRA ITA CAT GBR NED GER CZE RSM POR JPN
Ret
AUS MAL VAL NC 0
2008 250cc Honda QAT SPA POR CHN FRA ITA CAT GBR NED GER CZE RSM IND JPN
17
AUS MAL VAL NC 0
2015 MotoGP Honda QAT AME ARG SPA FRA ITA CAT NED GER IND CZE GBR RSM ARA JPN
12
AUS MAL VAL 26th 4

Superbike World ChampionshipEdit

Races by yearEdit

Year Bike 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Pos. Pts
R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2 R1 R2
2017 Honda AUS AUS THA THA SPA SPA NED NED ITA ITA GBR GBR ITA ITA USA USA GER GER POR
15
POR
10
FRA FRA SPA
16
SPA
15
QAT QAT 29th 8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ライダープロフィール #634 高橋 巧". superbike.jp (in Japanese). MFJ. 2015. Retrieved 24 April 2015.
  2. ^ "2017 Rider Point Standing". mfj.or.jp (in Japanese). MFJ. Retrieved 9 November 2017.
  3. ^ "HRC Test Rider Takumi Takahashi to participate in his first MotoGP race as a wildcard". hondaracingcorporation.com. Honda Racing Corporation. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 10 December 2016.

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