Kamui Kobayashi is a Japanese Formula 1 driver who made his debut with Toyota in 2009. Following the departure of the world's largest car manufacturer from F1, he switched to Sauber, scoring points on a consistent basis and managing an odd podium finish at his home race in 2012. After an year away from the sport, he returns with Caterham in 2014.
Returns to Formula 1 after a one-year absence, albeit at the back of the grid with Caterham. A 13th place finish in Malaysia stands as his best result of the season so far