Lexus GT500 lineup: TOM’s to shuffle combination, Nakajima return

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Toyota Gazoo Racing has held 2017 Motorsports activity announces.
Lexus introduce all new LC 500 GT500 for 2017 season.

2016 champion TEAM SARD no change Kouhei Hirate and Heikki Kovalainen.
Another no change team are Team LeMans, WedsSport Bandoh, ZENT CERMO.
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Some changes for Team TOM’s.
#36 au sponsored car return 2014 member James Rositter and Super Formula/WEC ace Kazuki Nakajima. Kazuki comeback to GT500 since 2014.
#37 KeePer sponsored car sets young combination Ryo Hirakawa and Nick Cassidy.
Hirakawa joins Red Bull athlete this year, so #37 gets Red Bull sponsored.

And former #36 driver and 2007 series champion Daisuke Ito become team director of #36.
But Ito will drive #36 LC500 for Rd,2 Fuji due to Kazuki Nakajima’s WEC duty.

This is the only remaining announcement for Nissan

Red:Certainty Blue:Potential candidates Black:Rumor
BS=Bridgetsone YH=Yokohama MI=Michelin DL=Dunlop

#1 LEXUS TEAM SARD         [LC500 GT500]    [BS]
Kouhei Hirate        Heikki Kovalainen

#6 LEXUS TEAM LEMANS WAKO’s   [LC500 GT500]    [BS]
Kazuya Ohsima        Andrea Cardarelli

#8 ARTA                [NSX-GT]       [BS]
Tomoki Nojiri        Takashi Kobayashi

#12 TEAM IMPUL             [GT-R NISMO GT500]  [BS]
Hironobu Yasuda      Jan Mardenborough

#16 TEAM MUGEN           [NSX-GT]      [YH]
Hideki Mutoh        Daisuke Nakajima

#17 KEIHIN REAL RACIGN       [NSX-GT]       [BS]
Koudai Tsukakoshi      Takashi Kogure

#19 LEXUS TEAM WedsSport BANDOH [LC500 GT500]    [YH]
Yuhi Sekiguchi        Yuji Kunimoto

#23 NISMO                [GT-R NISMO GT500]  [MI]
Tsugio Matsuda       Ronie Quintarelli

#24 KONDO RACING          [GT-R NISMO GT500] [YH]
Daiki Sasaki         J.P.Oliveira

#36 LEXUS TEAM TOM’s        [LC500 GT500]    [BS]
Kazuki Nakajima       James Rositter

#37 LEXUS TEAM TOM’s        [LC500 GT500]   [BS]
Ryo Hirakawa        Nick Cassidy

#38 LEXUS TEAM ZENT CERMO     [LC500 GT500]    [BS]
Yuji Tachikawa        Hiroaki Ishiura

#46 MOLA               [GT-R NISMO GT500]  [DL or MI]
Satoshi Motoyama       Katsumasa Chiyo

#64 NAKAJIMA RACING        [NSX-GT]       [DL]
Kousuke Matsuura      Bertand Baguette

#100 TEAM KUNIMITSU       [NSX-GT]       [BS]
Naoki Yamamoto       Takuya Izawa

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