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Kamui Kobayashi (JPN) BMW Sauber C29. Formula One World Championship, Rd 13, Belgian Grand Prix, Qualifying Day, Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, Saturday 28 August 2010.
   
     
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Sauber Motorsport AG
Wildbachstrasse 9
CH-8340 Hinwil
Switzerland
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2011 Formula One Season
Sauber Motorhome. Formula One World Championship, Rd 10, British Grand Prix, Preparations, Silverstone, England, Tuesday 6 July 2010.
 
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  17 Sergio Perez
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Kamui Kobayashi (JPN) Sauber. Formula One Testing, Preparations, Valencia, Spain, Monday 31 January 2011.
 
The helmet of Kamui Kobayashi (JPN) Sauber. Formula One Testing, Preparations, Valencia, Spain, Monday 31 January 2011.
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Date of birth   13 September 1986
Place of Birth 2
Height  
Weight  
Status
    Hobbies      
Grand Prix Debut 2009 Brazilian GP
World Titles 0
Grand Prix Wins 0
Pole Positions 0
Fastest Laps 0
N0. of Podiums 0
Total career points 35
Races competed 21
 
ABOUT KAUMI KOBAYASHI  
He began his career in motorsport in 1996 when he was nine years old, finishing third in his first season of karting in the SL Takarazuka Tournament Cadet Class. During the following seven years, Kobayashi took four karting titles, winning the Toyota SL All Japan Tournament Cadet Class series twice. In 2004, he signed up for Toyota's Driver Academy and soon began his career in open wheel racing. Kobayashi's next step was Formula Renault, entering the Asian, German, Italian and Dutch championships and taking two race victories in the Italian championship. Kobayashi continued his campaign in the Formula Renault class, entering the Italian and European championships and with six wins in both championships, he won both titles. On November 16, 2007 it was confirmed that Kobayashi would replace the departing Franck Montagny as the Toyota F1 team's third driver.
 
 
   
   
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Sauber F1 Team is a Swiss Formula One team. It was founded in the 1970s by Peter Sauber, who progressed through hillclimbing and the World Sportscar Championship to reach Formula One in 1993. Having not won a Grand Prix as an independent, the team was sold to BMW in 2005, and competed as BMW Sauber from 2006 to 2009, scoring one victory. At the end of the 2009 season, however, BMW pulled out of Formula One and the team's future remained uncertain for several months, until it was sold back to Peter Sauber and granted a 2010 entry. However, due to issues with
 
 
   
   
Kamui Kobayashi (JPN) Sauber. Formula One Testing, Preparations, Valencia, Spain, Monday 31 January 2011.
   
  Sergio Perez (MEX) Sauber. Formula One Testing, Preparations, Valencia, Spain, Monday 31 January 2011  
   
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(L to R): Peter Sauber (SUI) BMW Sauber F1 Team Principal with Monisha Kaltenborn (AUT) BMW Sauber Managing Director on the grid. Formula One World Championship, Rd 11, German Grand Prix, Race, Hockenheim, Germany, Sunday 25 July 2010.
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  Kaumi Kobayashi - One fo the two faces behind the Sauber C30  
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Sergio Perez - The second face behind the Sauber C30
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  Sauber C30 Technical Details.  
 
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  Kamui Kobayashi (JPN) Sauber C30. Formula One Testing, Day 2, Barcelona, Spain, Saturday 19 February 2011.  
  KAUMI KOBAYASHI`S RACING CAREER    
Season
SERIES
TEAM
Pos
2011 Formula 1 BMW Sauber  
2010 Formula 1 BMW Sauber 12th
2009 Formula 1 Panasonic Toyato Racing 18th
  GP2 Series  DAMS 16th
2008 GP2 Asia Series  DAMS 1st
  Formula 1 Test Driver Toyota Racing  
  GP2 Series DAMS 16th
2007 Formula 1 Test Driver Toyota Racing  
  Masters of Formula 3 ASM Formule 3 N/C
  Macau Grand Prix ASM Formule 3 13th
  Formula Three Euroseries ASM Formule 3 4th
2006 Masters of Formula 3 ASM Formule 3 11th
  Macau Grand Prix ASM Formule 3 19th
  Formula Three Euroseries ASM Formule 3 8th
2005 Formula Renault 2.0 Italy Prema Powerteam  1st
  Formula Renault Eurocup  Prema Powerteam  1st
2004 Asian Formula Renault Asia Racing Team 31st
  Formula Renault 2.0 ND Prema Powerteam  15th
  Formula Renault 2000 GER Prema Powerteam  31st
     
 
Kamui Kobayashi (JPN) DAMS. GP2 Asia Series 2008-09, Dubai Autodrome, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4 December 2008.
 
  Kamui Kobayashi (JPN) Prema Powerteam. Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup, Rd7, Estoril, Portugal, 2 October 2005. DIGITAL IMAGE  
  Kamui Kobayashi (JPN) ASM Formule 3. Formula 3 Euro Series, Rd7 & Rd8, Brands Hatch, England, 1-2 July 2006. DIGITAL IMAGE  
 
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Mark Webber Red Bull Formula One Team Valencia Formula One Grand Prix
 
Luca Badoer (ITA) Ferrari F60. Formula One World Championship, Rd 12, Belgian Grand Prix, Practice Day, Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, Friday 28 August 2009.
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