Oliver Askew
Oliver  Askew
Cape Motorsports
Oliver Askew
rank
01
Career stats
Mazda Road To Indy
Total Poles
Race Wins
Birthday
Dec 12, 1996
3 USA
Website oliveraskew.com
Hometown
Jupiter, FL
Residence
Jupiter, FL

Nationality: American

Languages spoken: English, Swedish

Education: High school graduate

Current sports played: Karting, basketball

Hobbies: Playing guitar, mountain biking

Racing goal: To become a full-time Verizon IndyCar Series driver

Racing hero: Dan Wheldon

My fitness routine includes: Personal training at Coastal Performance

The one talent I wish I had: To be able to solve a Rubik’s cube

An interesting note about me: My mom is from Sweden. Racing does not run in the family.

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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
2017 Cooper Tires USF2000 14 7 8 12 12 160 13

** Includes all poles, including those awarded based on entrant points

RAF = Running at Finish


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
First Start
March 11, 2017 (St. Petersburg)
First Win
March 11, 2017 (St. Petersburg)
First Pole
April 21, 2017 (Barber)

Oliver's Road To Indy

  • 2016
    • Won Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Scholarship Shootout at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca which earned him a ride in the 2017 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda.
    • Was Team USA Scholarship recipient, finishing second in the Walter Hayes Trophy Grand Final at Silverstone, England.
    • Finished on the podium in two of three races at Brands Hatch.
    • Claimed Florida Winter Tour Championship (Sr. Karting).
  • 2015
    • Earned U.S. Open Senior MAX Championship.
    • Scored European BNL Rotax Challenge Senior MAX Championship.
    • Made car racing debut in the Formula Masters China Series earning four top-10 finishes in six races.
  • 2014
    • Won Florida Winter Tour Rotax MAX Challenge Senior MAX Championship.
    • Was member of Team USA at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in Spain.
  • 2013
    • Won Rotax MAX Challenge Senior MAX National Championship.
    • Earned the Rotax MAX Challenge Pan-American Senior MAX Championship.
    • Took third place in Senior MAX at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in New Orleans.
  • 2012
    • Won Florida Winter Tour Rotax MAX Challenge Junior championship.
    • Was member of Team USA at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in Portugal.
  • 2011
    • Won Florida Winter Tour Rotax Junior title.
    • Represented United States at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in the United Arab Emirates.
  • Early Career
    • Began karting at age 7 in 2003.