Nissan NISMO reveals 2016 Super GT lineip.
No changes 4 cars filed for GT500. Most topic is 2015 Blancpain endurance champion Katsumasa Chiyo gets GT500 drive alongside Nissan emperor Satoshi Motoyama.
2 time SGT champion Masataka Yanagida replace Michael Krumm for Kondo Racing.
2 consecutive GT500 title holder #1 NISMO aims to 3 consecutive title this year with Tsugio Matsuda and Ronie Quintarelli.
In GT300, B-MAX Racing continue partnership with NDDP (Nissan drivers development program). GT-R GT3 development driver Kazuki Hoshino and former GP3 runner and GT academy driver Jan Mardenborough joins.
2015 series champion Gainer lines newest champion Andre Couto and first full season Ryuichiro Tomita.
Confirm GT500 lineup
#1 NISMO (Nismo GT-R GT500/Michelin)
Ronie Quintarelli/Tsugio Matsuda
#6 Lexus Team LeMans WAKO’S (RC F GT500/Bridgestone)
#8 ARTA (NSX Concept GT/Bridgestone)
Kosuke Matsuura/Tomoki Nojiri
#12 Team IMPUL (Nismo GT-R GT500/Bridgestone)
#15 Drago Corse (NSX Concept GT/Bridgestone)
Oliver Turvey/Hideki Mutoh
#17 Real Racing (NSX Concept GT/Bridgestone)
Koudai Tsukakoshi/Takashi Kogure
#19 Lexus Team WedsSport Racing Project Bandoh (RC F GT500/Yokohama)
Yuhi Sekiguchi/Yuji Kunimoto
#24 Kondo Racing (Nismo GT-R GT500/Yokohama)
Daiki Sasaki/Masataka Yanagida
#36 Lexus Team TOM’s (RC F GT500/Bridgestone)
#37 Lexus Team KeePer TOM’s (RC F GT500/Bridgestone)
Ryo Hirakawa/James Rositter
#38 Lexus Team ZENT CERMO (RC F GT500/Bridgestone)
Yuji Tachikawa/Hiroaki Ishiura
#39 Lexus Team SARD (RC F GT500/Bridgestone)
Kouhei Hirate/Heikki Kovalainen
#46 MOLA (Nismo GT-R GT500/Michilin)
Satoshi Motoyama/Katsumasa Chiyo
#64 Nakajima Racing (NSX Concept GT/Dunlop)
Daisuke Nakajima/Bertrand Baguette
#100 Team Kunimitsu (NSX Concept GT/Bridgestone)
Naoki Yamamoto/Takuya Izawa