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Oliver Askew

Oliver Askew

#28 Andretti  Autosport


Birthdate: December 12, 1996
Hometown: Jupiter, Florida
Residence: Jupiter, Florida
Website: OliverAskew.com
Twitter: @Oliver_Askew
Instagram: @oliveraskew
YouTube: Oliver Askew Racing
Facebook: Oliver Askew
Team Website: AndrettiAutosport.com




Index Invest / The Stellrecht Company / Wavelength Images / Bell Helmets / Sparco USA / Team USA Scholarship

Nationality: American

Languages spoken: English

Height/weight: 6’3” / 157 lbs.

Hobbies: Surfing, playing guitar, photography / digital media

Charities I support: Young Adventurers (https://www.youngadventurers.org/)

Favorite places to visit: I love to travel; I enjoy seeing new places. Sweden is probably my favorite place to visit as most of my family lives there.

Bucket list: Visit the seven wonders of the world, take an RV across the United States with close friends, and go surfing in Bali. 

The one talent I wish I had: To play the piano

Best meal I can cook by myself: The OA Gains Bowl: Spinach, Cabbage, Celery, Bell Peppers, Chicken Breast, Mushrooms, Shredded Cheese, Ranch Dressing 

Racing goal: To win the Indianapolis 500

Racing hero: Dan Wheldon

Career results:


  • Finished third in the Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires with a late-season surge that saw him earn four podiums in the final six races, including his first series victory in the penultimate race of the year
  • Also earned the Tilton Hard Charger Award at Portland   
  • Took three pole positions and two fastest race laps, and was the only driver to finish all 16 races and complete every lap of the season (492)


  • Won a close battle for the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship crown, earning his second consecutive series scholarship
  • Earned seven victories, including wins in six of the first seven races, 13 podium finishes and along with eight pole positions in 16 races
  • Set four new track records


  • Won the Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Scholarship Shootout at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca which earned him a ride in the 2017 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship
  • Was a Team USA Scholarship recipient, finishing second in the Walter Hayes Trophy Grand Final at Silverstone, England
  • Also finished on the podium in two of three races at Brands Hatch
  • Claimed the Florida Winter Tour Championship (Sr. Karting).


  • Earned the U.S. Open Senior MAX Championship
  • Also claimed the European BNL Rotax Challenge Senior MAX Championship
  • Made his car racing debut in the Formula Masters China Series earning four top-10 finishes in six races.


  • Took the Florida Winter Tour Rotax MAX Challenge Senior MAX Championship
  • Member of Team USA at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in Spain


  • Won the 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


  • Won the Florida Winter Tour Rotax MAX Challenge Junior championship
  • Member of Team USA at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in Portugal


  • Won the Florida Winter Tour Rotax Junior title
  • Represented the United States at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in the UAE


  • Began karting at age 7