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Josef Newgarden

Josef Newgarden, GP3 meeting, Spa, Belgium, 28th August 2010. Copyright LAT Photographic (www.latphoto.co.uk), 2012. Used with Permission.

Josef Newgarden, GP3 meeting, Spa, Belgium, 28th August 2010. Copyright LAT Photographic 2012. Used with Permission.

Born:

22 Dec 1990
Nashville, Tenneesee

Nationality:

United States

Indy 500s:

8 (2012-2019)

Exciting recent IRL graduate, who has raced in both Europe and the US before appearing in Indycar, which included GP3. The 2017 Indycar Champion, Josef is still in the IRL in 2020, but now with Penske. Like most of his competitors, Josef has gone down the traditional route of karting, then as part of the Skip Barber Racing School and its respective series, but then unlike the other drivers, Josef switched to Formula Palmer Audi and British Formula Ford, before returning to America in 2011.

Biography last updated 3 Aug 2019