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Oliver Askew

Oliver Askew, Walter Hayes Trophy, Silverstone, 2016. Copyright Stella-Marie Thomas, 2019. Used with Permission.

Oliver Askew, Walter Hayes Trophy, Silverstone, 2016. Copyright Stella-Marie Thomas, 2019. Used with Permission.

Born:

12 Feb 1996
Melbourne, Florida

Nationality:

United States

Indy 500s:

1 (2020)

Oliver is of American and Swedish parentage. He began racing in the recent time-honoured fashion of karting, Formula Ford, US Formula 2000, Pro Mazda and then finally, Indy Lights. He won the 2017 US Formula 2000 title and then the 2019 Indy Lights championship to earn his place in Indycar in 2020, where he remains in 2021. Askew has had brief racing spells in England and China, the latter in the Formula Masters China series.

Biography last updated 18 Sep 2020