Jay Howard
Jay  Howard
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports
7 Honda United Kingdom Road To Indy Graduate
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Jay Howard
rank
35
Career stats
Indy Car History
Championships: 0
Indy 500 Wins: 0
Total Poles
0
Race Wins
0
Birthday
Feb 16, 1981
Website jayhoward.com/
Hometown
Basildon, England
Residence
Indianapolis

CAREER STATS

YEAR SERIES STARTS WINS POLES TOP 5 TOP 10 LAPS LED RAF
2018 Verizon IndyCar Series 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
2017 Verizon IndyCar Series 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 Verizon IndyCar Series 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
2010 Verizon IndyCar Series 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 Verizon IndyCar Series 5 0 0 0 0 0 3
Total 14 0 0 0 0 0 6

RAF = Running at Finish

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First Start
March 29, 2008 (Homestead)

Verizon IndyCar Series

  • 2017
    • Returned to drive in the 101st Indianapolis 500, qualifying 30th, finishing 33rd after contact in Turn 1 with Scott Dixon.
  • 2011
    • Made three starts for Sam Schmidt Motorsports with a best finish of 15th at Texas.
    • Qualified 20th and finished 30th in his first Indianapolis 500.
  • 2010
    • Made four starts for Sarah Fisher Racing with best finish of 22nd at Chicagoland.
  • 2008
    • Made five starts with Roth Racing, with a best finish of 13th at Motegi and Kansas.

Jay's Road To Indy

  • 2013
    • Competed in selected go-karting events.
    • Served as a test driver for Maserati’s sports car team.
  • 2010
    • Won RoboPong 200 go-karting race.
  • 2009
    • Competed in first five Indy Lights races for Team PBIR recording two top-five and four top-10 finishes.
    • Finished a season-best fourth at Indianapolis.
  • 2008
    • Won Masters division of the Snap-On Stars of Karting All-Stars Karting Classic.
  • 2007
    • Competed in the first three Indy Lights races with SpeedWorks, recording a top-five finish at St. Petersburg 1.
  • 2006
    • Won the Indy Lights championship for Sam Schmidt Motorsports.
    • Won two races, Nashville and Kentucky, and recorded five additional podium finishes.
    • Scored poles at Homestead-Miami and Chicagoland.
  • 2005
    • Won U.S. Formula Ford Zetec Championship and Rookie of the Year honors.
    • Broke series record previously held by Dan Wheldon with nine wins.
    • Captured six pole positions.
    • Established series record with six consecutive victories.
    • Won only Star Mazda race at Mosport.
  • 2004
    • Won his U.S. Formula Ford Zetec debut at Sonoma.
  • 2003
    • Won the British Formula Ford Zetec Championship on the strength of four victories and seven pole positions.
    • Claimed United Kingdom Formula Renault 2000 Winter Series championship.
    • Earned BRDC Rising Star honors.
  • Early Career
    • Began racing go-karts at age 7.
    • Won 21 consecutive races in a junior karting division.
    • Won three British karting titles, the 1999 Inter-Continental A British Open Championship, the 1997 ICA British Open Championship and British Championship.
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Logo

Established in 2001 and owned by former IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt and Canadian businessman Ric Peterson, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) currently competes in the Verizon IndyCar Series.

With a storied history in the Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires series with more than 70 wins, more than 70 pole positions and seven championship wins, the Indianapolis-based team has also found success in the Verizon IndyCar Series with six wins, two Indianapolis 500 pole positions and four poles claimed overall, as well as three top-five finishes in the championship points standings.

 

Team Website spmindycar.com/