Simona de Silvestro

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Meet Simona de Silvestro

Born: Thun, Switzerland

Racer Rundown:
  • Nicknamed the Iron Maiden
  • Capricorn
  • Speaks English, French, German, Italian, and Swiss-German
  • Took several podiums in IndyCar and raced with Andretti Autosport
  • First woman to compete full-time in the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship (2017)
  • Formula E first time female full-time driver for Andretti Autosport and first woman to score points in a Formula E race (2016)
  • Finished P4 in New Orleans and P19 at 99th Indianapolis 500 (2015)
  • Team KV IndyCar; wins her first IndyCar podium spot (2013)
  • IndyCar with HVM racing; took fastest lap at São Paulo (2011)
  • Received Indy 500 Rookie of the Year Tony Renna Firestone Rising Star (2010)
  • Third overall in Toyota Atlantic with four wins (2009)

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