Benjamin Pedersen
Denmark

Benjamin  Pedersen

Global Racing Group w/ HMD Motorsports | Dirtfish

24
24

Nationality: Danish / American

Languages spoken: Danish, English

Height/Weight: 5’9" / 155 lbs.

Education: Accepted to Seattle University to study Business

Hobbies: Training, action sports, traveling

Favorite sports to watch/favorite teams: Football, Action Sports, Seattle Seahawks, Golf, pretty much everything!

Charity work: Work with the Heart of Racing team, supporting the Seattle Children Hospital

Person I would most like to meet: Will Ferrell because he is in most of my favorite movies

Fears or pet peeves: I hate snakes. A LOT.

An interesting note about me: I’m fluent in both Danish and English

Racing goal: To be a top-level NTT INDYCAR SERIES driver and IMSA Weathertech SportsCar Championship DPi Driver for a top level team

Racing hero: Lewis Hamilton

STATS

Current Standing
Current
Standing
5
Season Race Wins
Race
Wins
1
Season Poles
Poles
1
Season Championship Points
Points
443
Season Top 5 Finishes
Top 5s
7
Season Top 10 Finishes
Top 10s
12

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TEAM INFO

As the dominant team in the FR Americas Championship Powered by Honda, Global Racing Group entered the Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires championship in 2021. Partnering with HMD Motorsports, the elite level program featured four entries between the two teams in their quest for race wins, podium results and the end of the year championship. With a race effort spread across two different series, Global Racing Group has built an internal pipeline to bring drivers up the ladder to the top tier of junior formula car racing in North America. Not only is Global Racing Group successful on the track, the multi-tier company has strived to be a leader in driver branding, development and marketing to groom complete package drivers for a career in motorsports.