Nikita Lastochkin
Nikita  Lastochkin
Cape Motorsports
8 Russia
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Nikita Lastochkin
rank
9
Career stats
Mazda Road To Indy
Total Poles
0
Race Wins
0
Birthday
May 5, 1990
Hometown
Moscow, Russia
Residence
Los Angeles, CA

Education: B.S. Degree in Management

Hobbies: Traveling, snowboarding, movies and independent cinema

Racing Goal: To be the best driver I can be

Racing Hero: No heroes, just hard work and dedication

Interesting Note: I started racing in Skip Barber having no racing experience prior to that, go-karting or otherwise.

Snapshot: Outside of racing I enjoy spending time with my family & friends. I really love travelling and experiencing new cultures and cuisines. When I am by myself I try to read as much as I can, as well as playing an occasional Playstation game.

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 Pro Mazda 6 0 0 0 4 0 6
2017 Pro Mazda 12 0 0 8 11 0 11
2016 Cooper Tires USF2000 15 0 0 1 11 0 14
2015 Cooper Tires USF2000 16 0 0 1 13 0 16

RAF = Running at Finish

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First Start
March 28, 2015 (St. Petersburg)

Nikita's Road To Indy

  • 2017
    • Finished fifth in his rookie Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires season with eight top-five finishes and two second-place drives at Road America, his first Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires podiums
    • Earned the Royal Purple “Slickest Pass” Award
  • 2016
    • Finished eighth in his sophomore Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda season with 11 top-10 finishes and a season-high finish of fifth at Barber Motorsports Park.
  • 2015
    • Finished ninth in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda with 13 Top-10 finishes and a season-high fifth-place finish in the finale at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
    • Earned Tilton Hard Charger Awards at NOLA, Barber Motorsports Park and Toronto
  • 2014
    • Finished third in the Skip Barber Summer Series with three wins, six podiums and two pole positions
    • Won the Pacific F1600 championship with four wins, six podiums and two pole positions and set track records at Buttonwillow Raceway and Seattle Pacific Raceway
    • Contested the F1600 Championship Series finishing the year in sixth place with two podiums, one pole position and a lap record at Watkins Glen.
  • 2013
    • FInished second in the Skip Barber Winter Series with six wins, 14 podiums and a lap record at NOLA Motorsports Park
    • Received the “Most Improved” driver award
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