Josef Newgarden - 2017 IndyCar Series champion
Race of Champions
ROC Nations Cup
Birth Date: 22 December 1990
Birthplace: Hendersonville, Tennessee, U.S
Josef Newgarden is an American single-seater ace who took the IndyCar Series crown in 2017 after a stunning year of racing. En route to the title in his debut year for Team Penske, he took the chequered flag four times – including one outstanding run of three victories in four races. On his way up through the ranks Newgarden also competed in everything from British Formula Ford to GP3.
Now he is scheduled to make his Race Of Champions debut at Riyadh in 2018.
- 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series champion
- 2011 Indy Lights champion
- 2016 IndyCar Series – 4th
- 2015 IndyCar Series – 7th
- 2010 GP3 Series – 18th
- 2009 MSA Formula Ford Championship – 2nd
- 2008 Formula Ford Festival winner
- 2012 Tony Renna Rising Star Award
- Newgarden will make his ROC debut in Riyadh this February