Cooper Tires USF2000 - Austin Cindric

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Biography of Austin Cindric

Hobbies: Mountain biking, driving Traxxas RC trucks, music, fitness, Indianapolis Colts

Snapshot: Mountain biking is somewhat challenging for me, but I like challenges. I like making custom bodies for my Traxxas RC truck. I enjoy listening to country, rock, and some 80's music, and I'm a die-hard Indianapolis Colts fan.

Racing goal: To be able to influence the sport in a positive way

Racing hero: Greg Moore

My fitness routine includes: Working out three times a week with Team Penske's fitness trainer

Any pre-race rituals or superstitions: Occasionally falling asleep on the grid (usually not planned).

The one talent I wish I had: To read minds.

An interesting note about me: I'm in my 5th year of Chinese at school.

2013: Was the first 14-year-old to compete in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda ... finished 17th in the championship as a rookie… posted two top-10 finishes in the season finale at Houston and claimed an additional top-10 finish at Mid-Ohio … was a two-time recipient of the Tilton Hard Charger Award for advancing the most positions in a race ... was youngest driver ever to win in the Historic Sportscar Racing Series after a victory at the Savannah Speed Classic in a 1980's Porsche 944 Turbo ... competed in INEX US Legends cars in the Winter Heat at Charlotte Motor Speedway earning a win on the infield road course ... competed in TaG Senior and Rotax Junior karting.

2012: Competed in the Skip Barber Racing Winter Series ... scored two wins at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and one win at Homestead-Miami Speedway ... Competed in INEX US Legend cars ... finished eighth at Nationals in the Young Lions Division ... scored four feature wins, including a regional qualifier at the Indianapolis Speedrome ... also competed in Yamaha Jr. karting.

2011: Competed in INEX US Legend cars ... contested over 30 races in the Young Lions Division.

2008-2010: Competed in INEX Bandoleros ... finished fourth at Nationals in the Bandit Division.

Year Series Starts Wins Poles** Top 5 Top 10 Laps Led RAF
Year Series Starts Wins Poles** Top 5 Top 10 Laps Led RAF
2014 Cooper Tires USF2000 14 0 0 1 6 0 11
2013 Cooper Tires USF2000 14 0 0 0 3 0 6
Total 28 0 0 1 9 0 17
* Under INDYCAR sanction RAF = Running at Finish
** Includes all poles, including those awarded based on entrant points
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