Profile of Takuma Koga
TEAM： PP1M / CKB TOYOTA RACING
MAKE： TOYOTA CAMRY
HOMETOWN： NAGOYA JAPAN
BIRTH DATE： 3.16.77
HEIGHT： 5' 6" WEIGHT： 160lbs
HOBBIES: WORK OUT, LISTEN TO ROCK, SHOPPING ALONG BROADWAY
FAVORITE MUSIC : EIKICHI YAZAWA,CAROL
|2019:||NASCAR K&N PRO SERIES (PP1M / CKB TOYOTA RACING) POINT STANDINGS 8th|
|2018:||NASCAR K&N PRO SERIES (JKR CHEVROLET RACING) POINT STANDINGS 9th
*First Asian born driver to finish in the top 10
|2017:||NASCAR K&N PRO SERIES (JKR CHEVROLET RACING) POINT STANDINGS 13th
*Scored a career best fifth place finish at Orange Show Speedway
|2016:||NASCAR K&N PRO SERIES|
|2009～:||H-EXCEED RACING NASCAR Development Driver|
|2008:||WEST COAST PRO TRUCKS Series ranking 3rd|
|2007:||WEST COAST PRO TRUCKS Series ranking 3rd|
|2006:||Grand National Division|
|2005:||NASCAR Grand National Division All star race participation|
|2004:||Grand National Division|
|2002:||NASCAR WinstonWest Series
Participation from MidgreyRacing
|2001:||NASCAR Reybestos NorthWest Series
Participation in 6races.
I raced among the top cars in Evergreen speedway.
|2000:||NASCAR Weekend Series
Paticipation in 10 races from June.
Although I raced wuthout practice, I got a PolePosition at sixth race.
As the result I got a HardchagerAward because I excited the mostandiences.
|1999:||FormulaTOYOTA drivers scholarship audition which was organized byRacing Magazine "Racing ON"chose me from among 40 candidats.
As a result I could participate in Formula TOYOTA races in FujiSpeedway and SuzukaCircuit.
|1998~1992:||Participation in Go kart Races.
I won many first prizes in local races.
I was ranking 5th in National Series FA class in 1996.
I temporary stopped racing becouse of financial difficultiesin 1997.
I got three PolePositions of Sifter Go-Kart among three participations.
In 1997 I entered Tecseed which is out sourcing company that isnow my personal sponser,too.
I worked for Denso to design and evalute radiator and oilcooler.
From 1998 to April 1997 I worked for Aisin seiki to evalute LandCruser and Corster and to be a testdriver,too.