Hunter McElrea
New Zealand

Hunter  McElrea

Andretti Autosport |

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HOBBIES: Running, cycling, fitness, jet skiing, sim racing

CHARITY SUPPORT/WORK: I am a sports ambassador for a Youth Health Safety Program called No 2nd Chance, which is about making smart decisions and living your dreams

TALENT I WISH I HAD: To be able to fly

RACING GOAL: Become an Indy 500 and NTT IndyCar Series Champion

RACING HERO: Ayrton Senna

ONE PERSON I WOULD MOST LIKE TO MEET: The boss of Red Bull

FITNESS: Cardio (running and cycling)

FAVORITE SPORTS TO WATCH: Any form of motorsports or watching the All Blacks (New Zealand Rugby team)

FAVORITE PLACE TO VISIT: Queenstown, New Zealand

FAVORITE FOOD: Pasta; and burgers but my racing diet means I'm not allowed!

PET PEEVES: When people are untidy

INTERESTING NOTE: I have dual USA and New Zealand passports and citizenships.

STATS

Current Standing
Current
Standing
2
Season Race Wins
Race
Wins
2
Season Poles
Poles
3
Season Championship Points
Points
341
Season Top 5 Finishes
Top 5s
6
Season Top 10 Finishes
Top 10s
7

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TEAM INFO

With 18 years of competition in the books, the team led by Michael Andretti has captured four NTT INDYCAR SERIES championships and five Indianapolis 500 victories, including
three in the last seven seasons.

Andretti Autosport enters 2021 as the only NTT INDYCAR SERIES team to have won championships in each of the Road to Indy development ladder series, having earned three championships
in Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires, one in the Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires (formerly Pro Mazda) and one in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship.

Michael Andretti competed for 19 years in CART before competing in the NTT INDYCAR SERIES in 2003. He won more races (42) than any driver in CART history and led 6,702 Indy car laps during his driving career, second only to his father, Mario.. He retired from full-time driving following the 2003 Indianapolis 500 to concentrate on team ownership and drove for the final time in the 2006 Indianapolis 500.