Mike Hedlund

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Mike Hedlund
HOMETOWN: Woodside, CA
AGE: 39

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GTA

Pirelli World Challenge GTA 98 K-PAX Racing McLaren 650S

K-PAX Racing
McLaren 650S

Personal Information

Single. Lists daily drivers as Mercedes C63 Black Series and Cadillac CTS-V, favorite foods as donuts, chocolate milk and Tequila Patron, favorite TV shows as Through The Wormhole, Frontline, NOVA, Deadliest Catch and South Park, first job as Jr. System Administrator at Netcom, racing heroes as Ayrton Senna, Ricky Johnson, Jeremy McGrath, Kimi Raikkonen, Allan McNish, Nicky Hayden, Johannes van Overbeek, and Patrick Long. Lists favorite tracks as Spa Francorchamps (outside of the USA) and Sonoma.

Driving Highlights

2015: Started seven GTA races.

Previously: First race was at Buttonwillow, California, SCCA Club Racing, March 11th, 2011 in a Porsche GT3 Cup, finished 1st in class, 3rd overall. SCCA licensing school at Thunderhill in January 2011. SCCA and NASA Club racing in 2011. IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge in September 2011 at Laguna Seca – finished 1st and 3rd including a pole position in the Gold class. First professional race, January 26th 2012 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona in a Porsche GT3 Cup. 2012 Grand-Am Rolex GT in a Ferrari 458 Italia, Porsche Supercup at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium, Ferrari Challenge and ALMS GTC podium finish at the 2012 Petit Le Mans. 2013 full season in the ALMS GTC class driving the gold Hertz Porsche resulting in three podiums. Also drove the ESM Ferrari 458 Italia at the 24 Hours of Daytona, 6 Hours of the Glen, Laguna Seca and Circuit of the Americas. Finished out 2013 co-driving the #8 Starworks Daytona Prototype at the Grand-Am season and series finale at Lime Rock Park. In 2014, started five races in GT with top finish at Sonoma (4th).

YEARCLASSSTARTSWINSTOP-5TOP-10PTS. FIN. (T10)
2012 GT 1 0 0 1 -
2013 GT 2 0 0 0 -
2014 GT 4 0 1 4 -
2015 GTA 7 0 0 2 -
TOTALS WC 14 0 1 7 -