1:24 Mazda RX-7 FD3S A Spec (Initial D) Keisuke Takahashi Model Kit
1:24 Mazda RX-7 FD3S A Spec (Initial D) Model Kit
Car: Mazda RX-7 (FD3S)
Keisuke Takahashi (高橋 啓介 Takahashi Keisuke?, "K.T.") is introduced as the member of the Akagi RedSuns, one of the top street racing teams in Gunma Prefecture. He drives a 1992 Mazda RX-7 FD3S.Ch. 2, 11 He is rather hot-headed and does not like losing. In the opening chapters and episode of First Stage, he is surprised when he loses a spontaneous race to the Eight-Six that he makes the latter his rival.Vol. 1 Prior to street racing, he was a leader of a Bōsōzoku gang. He improves his skills and joins his brother Ryosuke as the uphill driving specialist in Project D (which also recruits Takumi as the downhill part) starting in the storyline's Fourth Stage. Although he has turned down offers to become a professional racer while in Project D, he eventually accepts one at the end of the series.
In the Japanese versions, Keisuke is voiced by Tomokazu Seki in the anime, and by Yuichi Nakamura in the 2014 film.[2014 film]In the Tokyopop version, he is nicknamed "K.T." and is voiced by Steven Jay Blum. In the Funimation dub, he is voiced by Todd Haberkorn. He does not appear in the Hong Kong live-action film as his traits were put onto the other characters.