Driver: Takashi Nihei
Co-Driver: Shogo Ito
Team: K's World Rally Tean
D.O.B.: 22 Sep 1984
Occupation: Rally Driver, Car Parts Manufacturer employee
Marital status: Single
Hobby: Rally, Football
Favorite driver: Sébastien Loeb
Ultimate goal with rally:
Competing on WRC, driving latest machine and become winner.
Takashi started rallying when he joined a motoring club at the University in Yokohama. His first rally car was a Toyota Starlet. After graduating from University, he continued rallying in regional series and selected national championship. He wants to step up and grow as a rally driver.
His teacher is also an international rally driver.
He started Rally Whangarei last year as co-driver, but this year Takashi gained the opportunity to drive.