Video: Lexus’ Hiromu Naruse Tribute 1944 – 2010
We like guys like this.
Naruse Hiromu was the legendary head test driver and test engineer of Toyota Motor Corporation and boss of the Gazoo Racing team. In short he was a racer.
Naruse had been a test driver for Toyota 47 years (1963 to 2010). During his time at Toyota, Naruse became known by the nickname “Meister”,and colleagues at Ferrari called him the “man who knows all the world’s roads.”
Naruse legend states that he has logged more hours at the Nürburgring than any other Japanese driver.