Sebastian Saavedra


Born in Bogota Colombia, the still young Saavedra has competed in a number of racing series prior to IndyCar. Formula BMW ADAC (2006-2007), Formula BMW USA (2006-2007), Formula BMW Pacific (2007), Austria Formula 3 Cup (2008), ATS Formel 3 Cup (2008), and Indy Lights (2009-2010, 2011). Currently Saavedra drives the No. 17 car for KV Racing Technology, but made his IndyCar debut in 2010, driving for Bryan Herta Autosport at the Indianapolis 500. This made Saavedra the first person born in the 1990’s to compete in the Indianapolis 500