The Full Wiki

More info on Kohei Hirate

Kohei Hirate: Map

Advertisements
  

Wikipedia article:

Map showing all locations mentioned on Wikipedia article:



Kohei Hirate (born 24 March 1986) is a Japanesemarker race car driver.

Career

Hirate began karting in 1999 when he was 13. After winning the All Japan Junior Kart Championship, coming third and fifth in the All Japan Kart Championship and coming third in the FIA Oceania Championship, he moved on to Formula Toyota, where he raced for the Tom's Spirit team and came second with four wins to his name.

In 2003, he moved to Formula Renault, at the Prema Power team. In his two year spell here he won 7 races and came second in the 2004 season. In 2004 he also raced for Prema Power's Formula Three Euroseries team twice, and in 2005 made the decision to race here. After coming twelfth for Team Rosberg, he was made a Toyota F1 test driver in 2006 and came third in the Formula Three Euroseries. In 2007 he continued as a Toyota test driver and also drove for GP2 team Trident Racing.

Hirate returned to Japan in 2008, where he competed in both Formula Nippon and Super GT. He finished 4th at the 2008 Formula Nippon season and fifth in 2009, both times driving for Team Impul.

Racing record

Complete GP2 Series results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)
Year Entrant 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 DC Points
2007 Trident Racing BHR

FEA
marker
18
BHR

SPR
marker
Ret
ESP

FEA
marker
13
ESP

SPR
marker
10
MON

FEA
marker
12
FRA

FEA
marker
Ret
FRA

SPR
marker
11
GBR

FEA
marker
18
GBR

SPR
marker
Ret
EUR

FEA
marker
5
EUR

SPR
marker
2
HUN

FEA
marker
11
HUN

SPR
marker
10
TUR

FEA
marker
Ret
TUR

SPR
marker
Ret
ITA

FEA
marker
Ret
ITA

SPR
marker
10
BEL

FEA
marker
Ret
BEL

SPR
marker
13
VAL

FEA
marker
Ret
VAL

SPR
marker
16
19th 9


External links




Embed code:
Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message