With Andersen Promotions debuting their new USF Juniors Presented by Cooper Tires series in 2022, Rob begins his 'RTI Insider' interview from that paddock with Georgia's Noah Ping, who will compete this season with Velocity Racing Development. A former hockey goaltender, the 19-year-old comes to the USF Juniors program after a season of Radical Cup and SCCA Spec Racer Ford competition.
After two seasons in USF2000 with Cape Motorsports and Turn 3 Motorsport, New York's John Green will make the step to Indy Pro 2000 with Turn 3 in 2022. Green scored his first USF2000 win in the season finale and his three-year racing career is an intriguing study is rapid yet consistent development. Rob and Josh hit on all of these points, before allowing him to tackle the 'Getting to Know' questions.
In this second edition of the new format, Rob talks with USF2000 driver Dylan Christie, who is preparing to enter his sophomore season in the series. Christie will run for DE Force this season. In addition, Rob and Dylan discuss their love of sushi and homemade burgers.
In the first 'Road to Indy Insider' podcast of the year, Rob speaks with Indy Lights sophomore Benjamin Pedersen about his rookie campaign in 2021, prepping for the upcoming schedule during the off-season, and the culture of success at HMD-Global Racing Group. Rob caps off the interview by asking the Danish-born, Seattle native a series of fun questions to get to know the championship contender.
RTI Insider Rob Howden sat down with Indianapolis racer Michael Myers on Thursday, July 29 to discuss his transition from off-road ATV racing to open wheel formula car racing in 2018, as well as his second year in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship, running with his family operation.
Road To Indy Insider Rob Howden talks with the most recent Indy Pro 2000 race winner Hunter McElrea of Pabst Racing. They discuss Hunter's season-to-date, his thoughts on the opening oval race at World Wide Technology Raceway, what he'll need to do to win the title, and his goals for 2022.
Road To Indy Insider Rob Howden sits down with the 'Winning Christians' of the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Exclusive Autosport's Christian Brooks swept the action in USF2000 and Jay Howard Driver Development's Christian Rasmussen backed up a runner-up finish on Saturday with his first Indy Pro 2000 win on Sunday. The drivers discuss their weekends and how this success has set the tone for the season.
Road To Indy Insider Rob Howden talks with the newest winners in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship, Yuven Sundaramoorthy and Prescott Campbell. The duo broke through with their first career Road To Indy wins at Barber Motorsports Park on the April 16-18 to sit third and first in the championship, respectively, heading into the next event on the 2021 schedule.
Road To Indy Insider Rob Howden is joined by Steve Wittich from TSOLadder.com for their annual 'Season Preview' podcast. Rob and Steve work through the USF2000, Indy Pro 2000, and Indy Lights grids and discuss who they expect to see race for wins and championships in 2021.