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2003 JGTC season
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The 2003 JGTC season was the 10th season of Japan GT premiere racing. The GT500 champions of 2003 were the #23 Xanavi NISMO Nissan Skyline GT-R team driven by Satoshi Motoyama and Michael Krumm and the GT300 class champions were the #3 Hasemi Motorsports Nissan Fairlady Z driven by Masataka Yanagida and Mitsuhiro Kinoshita.

Drivers and teamsEdit

GT500Edit

Team Make Car Template:Tooltip Drivers Tyre Rounds
Esso Toyota Team LeMans Toyota Toyota Supra 1 Flag-of-japansmall Akira Iida B All
Flag-of-japansmall Juichi Wakisaka All
Autobacs Racing Team Aguri Honda Honda NSX 8 Flag-of-japansmall Keiichi Tsuchiya B All
Flag-of-japansmall Toshihiro Kaneishi 1–3, 5–8
Flag-of-japansmall Katsutomo Kaneishi 4
Calsonic Team Impul Nissan Nissan Skyline GT-R 12 Flag-of-japansmall Yuji Ide B All
22px-Flag of France Benoît Tréluyer All
G'Zox Mugen
G'Zox Dome Racing Team
Honda Honda NSX 16 22px-Flag of the Netherlands Tom Coronel B All
Flag-of-japansmall Daisuke Ito All
Takata Dome Racing Team Honda Honda NSX 18 Flag-of-japansmall Ryo Michigami B All
22px-Flag of France Sébastien Philippe 1–6, 8
22px-Flag of Italy Paolo Montin 7
Nismo Nissan Nissan Skyline GT-R 22 Flag-of-japansmall Masami Kageyama B All
22px-Flag of the United Kingdom Richard Lyons All
23 Flag of Germany Michael Krumm All
Flag-of-japansmall Satoshi Motoyama All
Team Advan Tsuchiya Toyota Toyota Supra 25 22px-Flag of France Jérémie Dufour Y All
Flag-of-japansmall Seiji Ara 1, 3–8
Flag-of-japansmall Hideki Noda 2
Project Mu Kraft Toyota Toyota Supra 35 Flag-of-japansmall Naoki Hattori D All
Flag-of-japansmall Shigekazu Wakisaka All
Toyota Team TOM'S Toyota Toyota Supra 36 22px-Flag of France Érik Comas B All
Flag-of-japansmall Takeshi Tsuchiya All
37 22px-Flag of Italy Marco Apicella All
Flag-of-japansmall Takuya Kurosawa All
au Toyota Team Cerumo Toyota Toyota Supra 38 Flag-of-japansmall Yuji Tachikawa B All
Flag-of-japansmall Hironori Takeuchi All
Denso Toyota Team SARD Toyota Toyota Supra 39 Flag-of-japansmall Manabu Orido B All
Flag of Germany Dominik Schwager All
R&D Sport Vemac Vemac RD350R 62 Flag-of-japansmall Shogo Mitsuyama D 2–6, 8
Flag-of-japansmall Shinsuke Shibahara 2–6, 8
Mobil 1 Nakajima Racing Honda Honda NSX 64 Flag-of-japansmall Tsugio Matsuda B All
Flag-of-japansmall Takashi Kogure 1–3
Flag of Germany André Lotterer 4–8
Hitotsuyama Racing McLaren McLaren F1 GTR 76 Flag-of-japansmall Eiichi Tajima D All
Flag-of-japansmall Yudai Igarashi 1–3
Flag-of-japansmall Haruki Kurosawa 4–5
Flag-of-japansmall Go Shimizu 6–8
JLOC Lamborghini Lamborghini Diablo 88 Flag-of-japansmall Hisashi Wada Y All
Flag-of-japansmall Naohiro Furuya 1–3
Flag-of-japansmall Koji Yamanishi 4–8
Raybrig Team Kunimitsu with Mooncraft Honda Honda NSX 100 Flag-of-japansmall Hiroki Katoh B All
Flag-of-japansmall Hidetoshi Mitsusada All

ScheduleEdit

Round Race Circuit Date
1 GT Championship in TI Flag-of-japansmall TI Circuit March 30
2 All Japan GT Fuji 500 Flag-of-japansmall Fuji Speedway May 4
3 SUGO GT Championship Flag-of-japansmall Sportsland SUGO May 25
4 Malaysian JGTC in Fuji Speedway Flag-of-japansmall Fuji Speedway July 13
5 Japan Special GT Cup Flag-of-japansmall Fuji Speedway August 3
6 Motegi GT Championship Race Flag-of-japansmall Twin Ring Motegi September 14
7 Japan GT in Kyushu 300km Flag-of-japansmall Autopolis October 26
8 Suzuka GT 300km Flag-of-japansmall Suzuka Circuit November 16
  • Due to the SARS outbreak, round 4 of the championship, which was planned to be held at the Sepang Circuit on June 20 and 21, was cancelled and later replaced by a round at Fuji Speedway.[1]

Season resultsEdit

Round Circuit GT500 Winning Team GT300 Winning Team
GT500 Winning Drivers GT300 Winning Drivers
1 TI Circuit #1 ESSO Team LeMans Toyota Supra #24 Advan Team Taisan Porsche 996
Flag-of-japansmall Juichi Wakisaka
Flag-of-japansmall Akira Iida
Flag-of-japansmall Atsushi Yogo
Flag-of-japansmall Akihiro Asai
2 Mt. Fuji #22 Motul NISMO Nissan Skyline GT-R #26 Advan Team Taisan Porsche 996
22px-Flag of the United Kingdom Richard Lyons
Flag-of-japansmall Masami Kageyama
Flag-of-japansmall Shinichi Yamaji
Flag-of-japansmall Kazuyuki Nishizawa
3 Sportsland SUGO #1 ESSO Team LeMans Toyota Supra #31 Team Reckless Toyota MR-S
Flag-of-japansmall Juichi Wakisaka
Flag-of-japansmall Akira Iida
Flag-of-japansmall Kota Sasaki
Flag-of-japansmall Satoshi Goto
4 Mt. Fuji #12 Calsonic Impul Nissan Skyline GT-R #3 Hasemi Motorsports Nissan Fairlady Z
Flag-of-japansmall Yuji Ide Flag-of-japansmall Masataka Yanagida
#12 Calsonic Impul Nissan Skyline GT-R #11 Team Gainer Ferrari F360
22px-Flag of France Benoît Tréluyer Flag-of-japansmall Tetsuya Tanaka
5 Mt. Fuji #18 Takata Dome Honda NSX #19 WedsSport Toyota Celica
Flag-of-japansmall Ryo Michigami
22px-Flag of France Sebastien Philippe
Flag-of-japansmall Takayuki Aoki
Flag-of-japansmall Minoru Tanaka
6 Twin Ring Motegi #16 G-ZOX Dome Honda NSX #71 Sigmatech Toyota Celica
22px-Flag of the Netherlands Tom Coronel
Flag-of-japansmall Daisuke Ito
Flag-of-japansmall Tatsuya Kataoka
Flag-of-japansmall Keita Sawa
7 Autopolis #39 Denso Team SARD Toyota Supra #71 Sigmatech Toyota Celica
Flag-of-japansmall Manabu Orido
Flag of Germany Dominik Schwager
Flag-of-japansmall Tatsuya Kataoka
Flag-of-japansmall Keita Sawa
8 Suzuka Circuit #12 Calsonic Impul Nissan Skyline GT-R #19 WedsSport Toyota Celica
Flag-of-japansmall Yuji Ide
22px-Flag of France Benoît Tréluyer
Flag-of-japansmall Takayuki Aoki
Flag-of-japansmall Minoru Tanaka

StandingsEdit

GT500 DriversEdit

Scoring system
Position 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th
Points 20 15 12 10 8 6 4 3 2 1
Qualifying 1 1 1
Fastest Lap 1 1 1
Rank Driver TAI
Flag-of-japansmall
FUJ
Flag-of-japansmall
SUG
Flag-of-japansmall
FUJ
Flag-of-japansmall
FUJ
Flag-of-japansmall
MOT
Flag-of-japansmall
AUT
Flag-of-japansmall
SUZ
Flag-of-japansmall
PTS
1 Flag-of-japansmall Satoshi Motoyama
Flag of Germany Michael Krumm
2 4 3 5 2 11 5 3 86
2 Flag-of-japansmall Akira Iida
Flag-of-japansmall Juichi Wakisaka
1 12 1 6 4 4 4 7 83
3 Flag-of-japansmall Masami Kageyama
22px-Flag of the United Kingdom Richard Lyons
8 1 5 2 11 13 6 4 65
4 22px-Flag of France Benoît Tréluyer
Flag-of-japansmall Yuji Ide
12 2 Ret 1 16 6 11 1 64
5 22px-Flag of France Érik Comas
Flag-of-japansmall Takeshi Tsuchiya
6 10 2 7 5 2 8 8 61
6 Flag-of-japansmall Manabu Orido
Flag-of-japansmall Dominik Schwager
14 3 14 3 7 7 1 9 57
7 Flag-of-japansmall Ryo Michigami 3 Ret 7 8 1 14 Ret 2 55
22px-Flag of France Sébastien Philippe
9 Flag-of-japansmall Hironori Takeuchi
Flag-of-japansmall Yuji Tachikawa
Ret DSQ 10 4 3 9 3 13 46
10 22px-Flag of the Netherlands Tom Coronel
Flag-of-japansmall Daisuke Ito
4 Ret 9 12 8 1 10 11 38
11 Flag-of-japansmall Tsugio Matsuda 5 6 8 13 9 Ret 2 12 36
12 Flag-of-japansmall Hiroki Katoh
Flag-of-japansmall Hidetoshi Mitsusada
7 7 16 17 13 5 9 5 27
13 22px-Flag of France Jérémie Dufour 10 Ret 4 14 17 3 12 Ret 35
Flag-of-japansmall Seiji Ara
15 Flag-of-japansmall Naoki Hattori
Flag-of-japansmall Shigekazu Wakisaka
9 5 6 10 10 12 7 10 24
16 Flag of Germany André Lotterer 13 9 Ret 2 12 19
17 Flag-of-japansmall Takashi Kogure 5 6 8 17
18 22px-Flag of Italy Marco Apicella
Flag-of-japansmall Takuya Kurosawa
Ret 8 13 15 6 10 13 14 15
19 Flag-of-japansmall Keiichi Tsuchiya 11 Ret 11 11 12 8 Ret 6 9
Flag-of-japansmall Toshihiro Kaneishi
20 Flag-of-japansmall Eiichi Tajima 13 9 12 18 14 Ret DNP 15 2
Flag-of-japansmall Yudai Igarashi
20 Flag-of-japansmall Shogo Mitsuyama
Flag-of-japansmall Shinsuke Shibahara
11 15 9 Ret Ret 16 2
Flag-of-japansmall Katsutomo Kaneishi 11 0
Flag-of-japansmall Haruki Kurosawa 18 14 0
Flag-of-japansmall Hisashi Wada 15 Ret Ret 16 15 15 Ret Ret 0
Flag-of-japansmall Koji Yamanishi 16 15 15 Ret Ret 0
Flag-of-japansmall Naohiro Furuya 15 Ret Ret 0
Flag-of-japansmall Go Shimizu Ret DNP 15 0
Flag-of-japansmall Hideki Noda Ret 0
22px-Flag of Italy Paolo Montin Ret 0
Rank Driver TAI
Flag-of-japansmall
FUJ
Flag-of-japansmall
SUG
Flag-of-japansmall
FUJ
Flag-of-japansmall
FUJ
Flag-of-japansmall
MOT
Flag-of-japansmall
AUT
Flag-of-japansmall
SUZ
Flag-of-japansmall
PTS

Template:Motorsport driver results legend

GT300 Class (Top 5)Edit

DriversEdit

Rank Drivers Number/Team Points Wins
1 Flag-of-japansmall Masataka Yanagida
Flag-of-japansmall Mitsuhiro Kinoshita
#3 Hasemi Motorsports Nissan Fairlady Z 77 0
2 Flag-of-japansmall Keita Sawa #71 Sigmatech Toyota Celica 72 2
3 Flag-of-japansmall Shinichi Yamaji
Flag-of-japansmall Kazuyuki Nishizawa
#26 Advan Team Taisan Porsche 996 72 1
4 Flag-of-japansmall Takayuki Aoki
Flag-of-japansmall Minoru Tanaka
#19 WedsSport Toyota Celica 63 2
5 Flag-of-japansmall Kota Sasaki
Flag-of-japansmall Satoshi Goto
#31 Team Reckless Toyota MR-S 61 1

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit


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