Since the age of 13, all I have known was racetracks, airports, and airplanes. Almost every weekend I was traveling to a track improving my skills. Started go karting where I finished 3rd at nationals my first year in karts and ended up jumping into Formula BMW as a scholarship junior along with names such as Graham Rahal, James Hinchcliffe, Tommy Milner, and more. As I grew in the sport, we decided the best way to get to F1 was to go to Europe and compete at the top levels.
What is success? What was I destined to do? Why do some things never happen like we expected? Where do I start? Over the years these questions have circulated in my mind time and time again. After knocking on the doorstep of Formula 1, having a contract to race in the worlds most watched sport, competing against the best of the best and getting to race at the top with my friends was a dream come true. At the end of 2009 these dreams came crashing down. I remember getting the