Kouichirou Iketani

池谷浩一郎, Cole
22 in Project D Car: Nissan S13 Silvia Height: 175.3 cm Weight: 59.9 kg Likes: His beloved Silvia S13 when someone says they like the S13 Mako Dislikes: Silvia S14 Silvia S15 Shingo two guys from Tokyo Iketani is the leader of the Speedstars and drives an S13 Silvia. He has great pride in his racing team and cares for everyone including some oppenents. He doesnt know how to drift but he is working on the backbrakeskid. His driving skills are fairly weak and is scared when the car begins to skid. However he is getting over his scare and is willing to try almost anything to improve his skills. Iketani is often called senpai by Itsuki and Takumi because he is older than them and watches out for them most of the time. He also works at the Esso GS in the anime gas station with Takumi and Itsuki and loves to talk about cars nonstop Iketani is one of those guys that are somewhat dense about women his relationship with Mako and often jumps to conclusions too early. However he learns from his mistakes quickly and even under the heaviest pressures tries to remain calm and collective.