Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
Date of Birth: 1/28/1977
Weight: 132 lbs
All Time Wins: 1
Became first Japanese driver to win an IndyCar Series race in April 2013 at Long Beach, Calif.
Claimed first two IndyCar poles in 2011 (Iowa and Edmonton).
Made IndyCar debut in 2010 inaugural and season-opening race in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Competed in Formula One from 2002-08.
Drove for Jordan, BAR and Super Aguri during his F1 career.