Yuki Tsunoda info & statistics

Yuki Tsunoda F1 Stats, Age & Wiki info profile
NameYuki Tsunoda
CountryJapan Japan
Place of BirthSagamihara
Date of BirthMay 11th 2000 - 21 years old
Season Entries1 (Rookie)
First Race2021 Bahrain F1 GP
Last Race2021 French F1 GP
Best Qualifying7th - 2021 Azerbaijan F1 GP
Best Result7th - 2021 Azerbaijan F1 GP
Yuki Tsunoda races car number 22 for AlphaTauri

Yuki Tsunoda F1 Stats

Race Starts7
Race Wins0
Pole Positions0
Fastest Laps0
Points Finishes2 (28,6%)
Retirements1 (14,3%)
Total Points8
Total Laps372


Yuki Tsunoda Biography

Educational background

  • March 2007 Graduated from LCA International Preschool
  • March 2013 Graduated from LCA International Elementary School
  • April 2016 Admission to Nihon University Third High School
  • April 2017 Transferred to Wako High School
  • April 2019 Admission to Nippon Sport Science University Faculty of Sport Management

Special skill

  • Eiken Foundation of Japan English Test Level 2
  • TOEIC Bridge 132 points


  • Road cycle
  • Ski Snowboard
  • swimming
2005-2016 race history

Racing kart kids class

  • Year 2005
    • Riding a cart for the first time in March, 4 years old
  • 2006
    • The following year, the series champion at the Nakai Intercircuit

Racing Kart Commer 60 Class

  • 2007
    • First match victory in East Japan Junior Commer 60
  • 2008
    • Mobara West Cup Series Champion
  • 2009
    • East Japan Junior Expert Class Series 3rd

Racing Kart Yamaha Cadet Open Class

  • 2010
    • All Japan FP Junior Cadet Championship Series 6th
    • New Tokyo NTC Cup Series Champion
    • Haruna Cup Series 2nd
  • 2011
    • All Japan FP Junior Cadet Championship Series 5th
    • New Tokyo NTC Cup Series Champion
    • Haruna Cup Series Champion
    • Yamaha SL Summer Festival (Tsumagoi) Winner
    • Yamaha SL National Tournament (Lake Biwa) Winner, Toranosuke Takagi Award
      * Acting as Kosmic Junior Racing Team Japan Official Driver

Racing Kart Yamaha KT100 Class

  • year 2012
    • All Japan FP Junior Class Series 3rd (1st in East)
    • Yamaha SL Summer Festival (Auto Paradise Gotenba) Winner
    • Yamaha SL National Tournament SS (SUGO) 4th
    • World Karting Championship FP Junior Challenge Class 2nd (Bridgestone Award Winner)

Racing kart IAME X30 class

  • 2013
    • All Japan Regional Kart Championship East District Series Champion
    • Twin Ring Motegi Kart Race Series Champion
    • X30 Challenge Point Race Ranking 2nd
  • 2014
    • All Japan Championship FS-125 Class Series 11th
    • IAME X30 Japan's No. 1 deciding match victory
    • Participation in IAME International Final (Le Mans)
  • 2015
    • All Japan Championship FS-125 Class Series 2nd (East District 1st)

Racing kart KF class

  • 2016
    • All Japan Championship KF Class Series 4th place
      * 1st place, 2nd place, 1st place, etc.

After the debut of the 4-wheel race

  • 2016
    • Super FJ Dream Cup Race (F1 Japan GP Opening) Winner
    • Super FJ Japan's No. 1 deciding match victory
    • FIA-F4 Round 11 Suzuka Round Spot 2nd place (youngest podium in history)
    • FIA-F4 Round 12 Suzuka Round Spot Participation 4th
  • 2017
    • JAF-F4 East Japan Series Series Champion
    • JAF-F4 Japan's No. 1 deciding match victory
    • FIA-F4 Series 3rd place
      * Pole position 4 times, victory 3 times
      * Round 2 Okayama Round Youngest victory in history
  • 2018
    • FIA-F4 Series Champion
      * Pole position 9 times, victory 7 times
  • 2019
    • FIA FORMULA 3 CHAMPIONSHIP series 9th place
      * 1 win, 3 podiums, 1 fastest lap
    • 4th in the EUROFORMULA OPEN series
      * 1 win, 6 podiums, 2 fastest laps
  • 2020
    • FIA FORMULA 2 CHAMPIONSHIP participation series 3rd place
      * 3 wins, 7 podiums, 4 pole positions, 3 fastest laps
    • Participated in the New Zealand Toyota Racing Series 4th in the series
      * 1 win, 3 podiums
  • 2021
    • Participation in FIA FORMULA 1 CHAMPIONSHIP

Official Yuki Tsunoda website: https://www.yukitsunoda.com/


Yuki Tsunoda Helmets


Yuki Tsunoda F1 Cars



Yuki Tsunoda Final Championship Results



Yuki Tsunoda F1 Seasons Summary

YearTeamEngineGP1st2nd3rdPodPoleLapsFLAvg PtsPoints
2021 Italy AlphaTauri Honda70000037201.148



Yuki Tsunoda F1 GP Race Classifications

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Yuki Tsunoda F1 GP Race Results

720212021 French F1 GP22AlphaTauriHonda20130
620212021 Azerbaijan F1 GP22AlphaTauriHonda776
520212021 Monaco F1 GP22AlphaTauriHonda15160
420212021 Spanish F1 GP22AlphaTauriHonda16DNFGearbox0
320212021 Portuguese F1 GP22AlphaTauriHonda14150
220212021 E. Romagna F1 GP22AlphaTauriHonda20120
120212021 Bahrain F1 GP22AlphaTauriHonda1392



Yuki Tsunoda F1 Podium Finishes




Yuki Tsunoda F1 Pole Positions




Yuki Tsunoda Teammate Comparison

YearTeamTeam MateBest PosPointsWinsPolesPosQuali
2021AlphaTauriPierre Gasly7383700001607


Latest Yuki Tsunoda News

Marko calls this year's rookie Tsunoda is 'impetuous' and 'stubborn'

Jun.20 - Yuki Tsunoda continues to be "impetuous" and "stubborn", according to Red Bull F1 supremo Dr Helmut Marko. The diminutive Japanese rookie has already attracted Marko's..

June 20, 2021 with 2 Comments

Pierre Gasly & Yuki Tsunoda's Language Exchange

It's time for Pierre Gasly and Yuki Tsunoda to get to know each other a little bit better! We gave them some questions to ask each other regarding language, but then moved on to..

June 17, 2021 with 1 Comment

BEHIND THE VISOR | Episode 07 - Trainer

Just how close are Pierre Gasly and Yuki Tsunoda to their trainers? Find out more about the drivers' relationships with their trainers and why Yuki likes to sing in the car on the..

June 17, 2021 with 0 Comments

AlphaTauri Behind The Visor | Episode 06 - Limit

Pushing it to the limit is a phrase many of us are used to hearing while watching Formula 1, but how do drivers actually find the limit of a car or circuit? Pierre Gasly and Yuki..

May 31, 2021 with 0 Comments

Tsunoda moves to Italy to get team boss guidance

May 31 - Yuki Tsunoda is moving to Italy to correct the wayward start to his Formula 1 career. Red Bull's F1 supremo Dr Helmut Marko kicked off the year by hailing the interesting..

May 31, 2021 with 1 Comment

Yuki Tsunoda 2021 Beyond the Grid interview

On-track he’s been audacious, daring and fast; off-track he’s been witty, animated… and has occasionally used very colourful language. Yuki Tsunoda is a very welcome..

May 26, 2021 with 1 Comment

Angry Marko says rookie Tsunoda must learn 'discipline'

May 22 - Dr Helmut Marko has admitted his frustration with AlphaTauri rookie Yuki Tsunoda. Already after Imola, the 79-year-old Red Bull supremo called Red Bull's Japanese junior..

May 22, 2021 with 1 Comment

AlphaTauri Behind the visor | Episode 05 - Style

When it comes to the Monaco Grand Prix, style and fashion aren't far from anyone's mind as the Principality is infamous for its glitz and glamour. And whilst our drivers are..

May 18, 2021 with 0 Comments

BEHIND THE VISOR | Episode 04 - Fun

What's fun for a Formula 1 driver? Racing at speeds of over 300kph obviously tops the list, but what interests do Pierre Gasly and Yuki Tsunoda have in their life? Find out in the..

May 11, 2021 with 0 Comments

Ericsson thinks rookie Tsunoda is acting like a kid

May 9 - Yuki Tsunoda should stop "acting like a kid" as he gets up to speed in Formula 1. That is the scathing rebuke of former F1 driver Marcus Ericsson, referring to the way the..

May 9, 2021 with 3 Comments

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