Hometown: Amagasaki, Hyogo, Japan
Date of Birth: 9/13/1986
Weight: 126 lbs
All Time Wins: 0
Replaced the injured Timo Glock at Toyota for the final two grand prix in 2009.
Served as Toyota`s test and reserve driver from 2008-09.
2008/09 GP2 Asia Series champion.
Won Italian Formula Renault and Formula Renault Eurocup titles in 2005.