Kyle Kirkwood
Kyle  Kirkwood
Cape Motorsports
8 USA
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Kyle Kirkwood
rank
1
Career stats
Mazda Road To Indy
Total Poles
6
Race Wins
12
Birthday
Oct 19, 1998
Hometown
Jupiter, FL
Residence
Jupiter, FL

Hobbies: Spear fishing, fishing, surfing

Racing goal: To win the Indianapolis 500

Racing hero: Rubens Barrichello

My fitness routine includes: 45 minutes of exercise a day

An interesting note about me: My favorite quote is from Mario Andretti: "Desire is the key to motivation, but it's determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.”

CAREER STATS

YEAR SERIES STARTS WINS POLES TOP 5 TOP 10 LAPS LED RAF
YEAR SERIES STARTS WINS POLES** TOP 5 TOP 10 LAPS LED RAF
2018 Cooper Tires USF2000 14 12 6 14 14 254 14

RAF = Running at Finish

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First Start
March 10, 2018 (St. Petersburg)
First Win
March 10, 2018 (St. Petersburg)

Kyle's Road To Indy

  • 2017
    • Won the F4 United States Championship in dominant fashion, taking nine wins, six pole positions, 10 fastest laps and 15 total podiums in 20 races
  • 2016
    • Finished third in the inaugural F4 United States Championship Powered by Honda with one race win and eight additional podium finishes.
    • Won a Team USA Scholarship, which enabled him to compete at the Formula Ford Festival at Brands Hatch and the Walter Hayes Trophy at Silverstone in England.
    • Rose from 23rd to fourth in the wet Walter Hayes Trophy Grand Final.
    • Contested the inaugural Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Scholarship Shootout at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
    • Repeated as National Champion in the Florida Winter Tour Rotax Senior Max and RokCup USA Senior karting divisions.
    • Won US Open Shifter Kart event in Utah.
  • 2015
    • Earned National Championships in the Florida Winter Tour Rotax Senior Max and ROK Cup USA Senior karting divisions.
    • Won Rotax Senior Max National Championship.
    • Won on his debut in the F1600 Championship Series at Road Atlanta, setting a new lap record in his second race and finishing third in the final race of the weekend during a limited campaign.
    • Participated in the Chris Griffis Memorial Mazda Road to Indy Test at Circuit of The Americas after being awarded an invitation via the MAXSpeed Group Driver Advancement Program.
  • 2014
    • Continued with the Ocala Gran Prix karting team.
    • Swept ROK Cup USA in Ocala, Fla., as a rookie in the Senior category.
    • Won SKUSA Dallas Spring Nationals as a rookie S2 driver.
  • 2013
    • Selected to join the Ocala Gran Prix karting team.
    • Became first American to qualify on the pole and start a Pre-Final on the pole at the Rotax Grand Finals in New Orleans.
    • Won SKUSA SuperNationals in Las Vegas as a rookie S5 (shifter class) driver.
  • 2012
    • Selected as the first winner of A.J. Allmendinger's Walldinger Racing/Shell Pennzoil Scholarship.
    • Won Florida Winter Tour Formula Kart Championship.
    • Won a Skip Barber Racing Scholarship, gaining his first experience in cars and contesting several Mazdaspeed MX-5 races.
    • Claimed two victories and three second-place finishes.
Cape Motorsports

With leadership from brothers Nicholas and Dominic Cape, Cape Motorsports campaigns cars in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship powered by Mazda and the Pro Mazda Championship presented by Cooper Tires.

The team is the winningest operation in USF2000 history, having won the last six Driver and Team Championships with drivers Matthew Brabham, Petri Suvanto, Scott Hargrove, Florian LaTorre, Nico Jamin and Anthony Martin.

The Cape brothers have fielded a team every year since the series’ inception in the early 1990s with the goal of providing unmatched driver development both on and off the track.

Team Website capemotorsports.com/
Contact Info dominic.cape@gmail.com