Katherine Legge

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Meet Katherine Legge

Born: Guildford, England

Racer Rundown:
  • Likes skiing, triathlons, and yoga
  • Is a vegan
  • Was inaugural STEM Ambassador for the Girl Scouts
Achievments:
  • Indianapolis 500 - Driver for Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. Joined the team during the final days of practice and qualifying, was quickest in the final day of qualifying to secure her second start in the “500” and was sixth fastest in the final “Carb Day” practice (2013)
  • First woman to win a major open-wheel race in North America
  • Lord Wakefield Trophy by RAC MSA for outstanding services or performances to the sport (2006 and 2016)
  • IMSA WeatherTech Sports- Car Championship – Acura works driver for Michael Shank Racing , 2ND place 24 Hours of Daytona, 2nd place Acura Grand Prix (2018)
  • Twice led the Rolex 24 to become the first female driver to lead

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