The Stella 033 first appeared in the 1985 Japanese F3 Championship, two teams ran the cars and both were Nissan powered. Best finishing position was a fifth place for Yuuji Yamamoto, the car reappeared for five races in 1987 but was no longer competitive.
   
Drivers:  
   
1985

Shigeki Matsui, Yuuji Yamamoto.

   
1987

Yoshinori Fujita.