Rafael Suzuki

Rafael Suzuki ( born August 13, 1987 in São Paulo) is a Brazilian automobile racing driver.


Suzuki began his motorsport career in 1998 in karting, where he was active until 2008. Among other things, he won 2006 South Brazilian Championship. In 2007, he debuted in Formula racing and finished 13th in the South American Formula 3 Championship. After he had become in the Asian Formula 3 in the winter of third parties, Suzuki was launched in 2008 in the German Formula 3 Cup. He stood twice as third on the podium and finished the season in seventh place overall. In 2009, he remained in the German Formula 3 Cup and improved with a second place as best result to fourth place overall.

2010 joined Suzuki in the Japanese Formula 3 Championship TOM'S. While his teammate Yuji Kunimoto won the championship, Suzuki decided three races for themselves and took third place in the championship. After a year's break came in 2012 Suzuki in the Japanese Formula 3 Championship, starting this time for Toda Racing back. Suzuki scored a second place as best result and was five times on the podium. In addition, Suzuki in 2012 took part in a race weekend of the Auto GP World Series in Brazil.

Career stations

  • 2008: Asian Formula 3 ( 3rd place)
  • 2009: German Formula 3 (4th place )
  • 2010: Japanese Formula 3 ( 3rd place)
  • 2012: Japanese Formula 3 ( 6th place)
  • 2012: Auto GP ( 17th)