2015 Junior MAX Team USA Members

Mathias Ramirez-Barrero
Bradenton, Florida

Rotax Junior MAX

  • Age: 13
  • Qualified: Florida Winter Tour Vice-Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 7
  • Career Highlights: Rotax Junior FWT Vice-Champion (2015), Pole position for Rotax Mini MAX Pan American Final (2013), 3rd Place Overall FWT Rotax Mini MAX Championship (2013), 7th Place Overall Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals Mini MAX Invitational (2013)

Competing in his first Grand Finals

Sting Ray Robb
Boise, Idaho

Rotax Junior MAX

  • Age: 13
  • Qualified: Rotax Challenge of the Americas Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 6
  • Career Highlights: Rotax Challenge of the Americas Junior MAX Champion (2015), Florida Winter Tour Junior MAX Champion (2015), Rotax Can-Am Junior MAX Vice-Champion (2014), Junior MAX SuperPole winner at Cold Stone US Grand Nationals (2014), RCOA Mini MAX Champion (2013), Rotax Mini MAX Pan American Vice-Champion (2013), 4-time Qualifier and Rotax Micro & Mini Invitational competitor at RMCGF (2013)

Competing in his second Grand Finals

Trenton Estep
San Antonio, Texas

Rotax Junior MAX

  • Age: 15
  • Qualified: US Open
  • Years Racing Rotax: 4
  • Career Highlights: US Open of Dallas Race Winner (2015), US Open of Colorado Race Winner (2015), Rotax Summer Shootout Race Winner (2013), Advanced to the Super Pole session at US Rotax Grand Nationals (2013)

Competing in his First Grand Finals

Anthony Gangi Jr.
Brookville, New York

Rotax Junior MAX

  • Age: 13
  • Qualified: US Rotax Grand Nationals Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 7
  • Career Highlights: Three-Time US Rotax Grand National Champion in Micro (2010), Mini (2012), & Junior MAX (2015), and the first and only driver to win in these three classes, Florida Winter Tour Rotax Mini MAX Vice-Champion (2013), Florida Winter Tour Rotax Micro MAX Champion (2010), #1 National Ranked Driver in Micro MAX (2010)

Competing in his First Grand Finals

Darren Keane
Boca Raton, Florida

Rotax Junior MAX

  • Age: 15
  • Qualified: US Rotax Grand Nationals Third Place
  • Years Racing Rotax: 8
  • Career Highlights: Rotax Winter Cup - 3rd overall - first and only US driver to make a podium (2014), Rotax EuroChallenge - 9th overall in Championship - first and only US driver to ever finish inside top-10 (2013), Rotax Pan American Micro MAX Vice Champion (2010)

Competing in his First Grand Finals

Michael Michoff
Roseville, California

Rotax Junior MAX

  • Age: 15
  • Qualified: Can-Am Karting Challenge Vice-Champion

Competing in his First Grand Finals

2015 Senior MAX Team USA Members

Kyle Kirkwood
Jupiter, Florida

Rotax Senior MAX

  • Age: 16
  • Qualified: Florida Winter Tour Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 11
  • Career Highlights: FWT Champion/ Member Team USA (2015), FWT Vice-Champion in Rookie Senior Year (2014), Rotax Grand Finals Team USA first American to qualify on pole position and start the prefinal on pole in Junior (2013), Rotax Pan American 2nd Place Junior (2013), FWT 3rd Place Overall Points (2013), 2 1st place finishes Pan American Series (2011), 4 1st Place finishes FWT Mini Max (2011), 2nd Place US Nationals (2011)

Luke Selliken
Portland, Oregon

Rotax Senior MAX

  • Age: 16
  • Qualified: Rotax Challenge of the Americas Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 6
  • Career Highlights: Rotax Challenge of the Americas Champion (2015), Rotax Summer Shootout Winner (2014), Rotax Can-Am Karting Challenge Champion (2013), Rotax Nationals 3rd Place (2013), Rotax Challenge of the Americas Vice-Champion (2013 and 2012), Grand Finals 8th Place (2013), Rotax Pan-American Championship 3rd Place (2012)

Christian Brooks
Santa Clarita, California

Rotax Senior MAX

  • Age: 14
  • Qualified: US Open
  • Years Racing Rotax: 4
  • Career Highlights: Rotax Challenge of the Americas Vice-Champion (2015), MAXSpeed/Mazda Road to Indy Finalist F2000 Test (2014), Top-Five Finish US Rotax Grand Nationals (2014), Rotax Challenge of the Americas Vice-Champion (2014), SuperNationals Rotax Junior Podium Finish (2013), Gatorz Challenge of the Americas Mini MAX Champion (2012), US Rotax Mini MAX National Champion (2011)

Competing in his second Grand Finals (2014)

Matt Solarczyk
Ashbury, Virginia

Rotax Senior MAX

  • Age: 16
  • Qualified: US Rotax Grand Nationals Vice-Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 3
  • Career Highlights: US Rotax Grand Nationals Vice-Champion (2015), Rotax Junior Pan American Vice-Champion (2014)

Competing in his first Grand Finals

Jake Craig
Mission Viejo, California

Rotax Senior MAX

  • Age: 17
  • Qualified: US Rotax Grand Nationals Third Place
  • Years Racing Rotax: 6
  • Career Highlights: US Rotax National Champion (2014)

Competing in his fourth Grand Finals (2011, 2013, 2014)

Artie Carpenter
Oregon City, Oregon

Rotax Senior MAX

  • Age: 19
  • Qualified: Can-Am Karting Challenge Champion

2015 DD2 Team USA Members

Sabre Cook
Grand Junction, Colorado

Rotax MAX DD2

  • Age: 21
  • Qualified: Rotax Challenge of the Americas Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 4
  • Career Highlights: 2015 3rd SH Elite US Open Round 1, 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas Champion, 2014 Rotax Challenge of the Americas Vice-Champion, 2014 Rotax MAXSpeed and Mazda Road to Indy scholarship recipient, 2014 First female to qualify for the KZ World Cup Main Event, 2012 4th in DD2 Rotax Grand Nationals

Competing in her first Grand Finals

Nathan Adds
Caddo Mills, Texas

Rotax MAX DD2

  • Age: 17
  • Qualified: US Rotax Grand Nationals Champion

Competing in his first Grand Finals

Nathan Mauel
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

Rotax MAX DD2

  • Age: 31
  • Qualified: US Rotax Grand Nationals Third Place
  • Years Racing Rotax: 14
  • Career Highlights: Six-time Rotax Worlds Finalist

Competing in his sixth Grand Finals (2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009)

Jake French
Sachse, Texas

Rotax MAX DD2

  • Age: 19
  • Qualified: US Open

2015 DD2 Masters Team USA Members

Paul Bonilla Cypress, California

Rotax MAX DD2 Masters

  • Qualified: Rotax Challenge of the Americas Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 10
  • Career Highlights: 2015 & 2012 Rotax Challenge of the Americas Champion, 2012 & 2008 USRMC Grand Nationals Masters MAX Pole Position, 2009 Gatorz Champion, 2007 SuperNationals Rotax Champion
Competing in his first Grand Finals

Derek Wang Seattle, Washington

Rotax MAX DD2 Masters

  • Qualified: US Open
  • Years Racing Rotax: 9
  • Career Highlights: Rotax Can-Am DD2 MAX Masters Champion (2014), Rotax Can-Am DD2 MAX Masters Champion (2013), FWT MAX Masters Champion (2012), Rotax National DD2 MAX Vice-Champion (2011), Pan American Champion (2010)
Competing in his fifth Grand Finals (2011 & 2010 - DD2, 2014 & 2013 - DD2 Masters)

Luis Schiavo Miami, Florida

Rotax MAX DD2 Masters

  • Qualified: US Rotax Grand Nationals Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 12
  • Career Highlights: Rotax National DD2 MAX Masters Champion (2015), Florida Winter Tour DD2 MAX Masters Vice-Champion (2015), Pan American DD2 MAX Masters Champion (2014), Florida Winter Tour Rotax MAX Masters Champion (2014), Florida Winter Tour DD2 Masters MAX Champion (2014), Pro Star Mazda North American Champion (2003), Champ Car Atlantic driver & test driver
Competing in his third Grand Finals (2010 - DD2, 2014 - DD2 Masters)

Scott Roberts Orlando, Florida

Rotax MAX DD2 Masters

  • Qualified: US Rotax Grand Nationals Masters MAX Champion
  • Years Racing Rotax: 5
  • Career Highlights: Rotax National Masters MAX Vice-Champion (2015), Rotax Summer Shootout Race Winner (2015, Florida Winter Tour Masters MAX Vice-Champion (2015), Rotax National Masters MAX Vice-Champion (2014)
Competing in his first Grand Finals