Yuki Tsunoda Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Yuki Tsunoda :

NameYuki Tsunoda
Date of Birth11 May 2000
Age (2024)24 Years
HomeTownSagamihara, Kanagawa
Height5ft 3in
ProfessionJapanese racing driver 
EducationLCA International Elementary School (2013)
Current TeamScuderia AlphaTauri, Visa Cash App RB F1 Team
Net Worth20-21 Million USD

Who is Yuki Tsunoda ?

Yuki Tsunoda, born on May 11, 2000, in Sagamihara, Kanagawa, is a Japanese racing prodigy who has rapidly ascended through the ranks of motorsport, showcasing immense talent and determination. His journey from karting to Formula One is a testament to his relentless pursuit of excellence and his unwavering commitment to his racing career.

Yuki Tsunoda
Yuki Tsunoda

Early Life and Education: Tsunoda’s passion for racing ignited at a young age, leading him to embark on his professional karting career in 2010. Over the years, he honed his skills and demonstrated his potential, earning recognition in various championships, including the JAF Junior Karting Championship.

Early Career: Transitioning from karting to single-seater racing, Tsunoda’s talent continued to shine as he made waves in the Japanese Formula 4 Championship. Supported by Honda through the Honda Formula Dream Project, he clinched notable victories and championships, laying the foundation for his future success.

FIA Formula 3 Championship: Tsunoda’s remarkable performance in the FIA Formula 3 Championship caught the attention of Red Bull Racing, leading to his inclusion in the prestigious Red Bull Junior Team. Despite facing formidable competition, he showcased his prowess on the track, securing podium finishes and earning accolades throughout the season.

Facts about Yuki Tsunoda :

  • Yuki Tsunoda is a Japanese racing driver currently competing in Formula One for the RB Formula One Team.
  • He was born on May 11, 2000, in Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan.
  • He started his professional karting career in 2010.
  • In 2016, he joined the Honda Formula Dream Project and competed in the F4 Japanese Championship.
  • He won the F4 Japanese Championship title in 2018.
  • In 2019, he competed in both FIA Formula 3 and Euroformula Open Championships.
  • He won one race in FIA Formula 3 and finished the championship in 9th place.
  • He won the Euroformula Open Championship title in 2019.
Yuki Tsunoda
Yuki Tsunoda
  • He competed in the 2020 Toyota Racing Series before stepping up to Formula 2.
  • He finished 3rd in the 2020 FIA Formula 2 Championship with 3 wins and 4 pole positions.
  • His first Formula One test was in November 2020 with Toro Rosso.
  • He raced for AlphaTauri in 2021, replacing Daniil Kvyat.
  • He scored points on his debut race in Bahrain, finishing 9th.
  • He achieved his best qualifying result of 7th at the 2021 Austrian Grand Prix.
  • He secured his first points finish since the summer break at the 2021 United States Grand Prix.
  • His best race finish in 2021 was P4 at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
  • He raced for AlphaTauri again in 2022 and 2023.
  • He is known for his aggressive driving style and occasional radio outbursts.
  • He is a popular driver in Japan, bringing back F1 interest to the country.
  • His racing number is 22, which is a doubled version of his preferred number 11 since it was already taken in Karting.

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