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2018 Super GT World Awards: GT500 Driver of the Year

Every year, Super GT World honours the most outstanding performers in the Autobacs Super GT Series with the Super GT World Awards.

The GT500 class of Super GT may be the pinnacle of sports car racing today. 30 of the world’s best drivers, battling for the honours for Japan’s biggest automakers, in the fastest GT silhouette cars on the planet. Amongst them, only one driver can be called, “Driver of the Year.”

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2017 Super GT World Awards: GT500 Driver of the Year

Every year, Super GT World honours the most outstanding performers in the Autobacs Super GT Series with the Super GT World Awards.

The GT500 class is the pinnacle of GT racing in terms of speed and spectacle. Over thirty drivers took part this year, but only one will be recognized as the Driver of the Year, honouring the most outstanding individual driver in the GT500 category.

It is an ultra competitive field in which there are no weak links, in which every driver has earned their place on the grid by their merit. Before announcing the seven finalists including the one winner, some honourable mentions…

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2016 Super GT World Awards: GT500 Driver of the Year

The 2016 Super GT World Awards recognize the most outstanding individuals from the 2016 Autobacs Super GT Series.

To celebrate the most outstanding all-around driver in the GT500 class, the fastest and most competitive class of GT sports car racing on the planet, we present the GT500 Driver of the Year award.

There were 32 drivers who took part in at least GT500 class outing in 2016, and the gaps between each drivers’ abilities is so incredibly small. There are no weak links in the GT500 driver roster whatsoever. Making this list was incredibly difficult, and know that even the drivers who did not make the cut as a finalist for this award, or even made it into the honourable mentions, deserve all the praise in the world as elite talents in all of motorsport.

Now, for the honourable mentions, the finalists, and the winner of this year’s GT500 Driver of the Year award…

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