06 Jan Meet our Team: Russell Ward
Get to know our team members throughout 2020! Starting off, we introduce the one-and-only Russell Ward:
Russell is one of Winward’s four full-time drivers in 2020. He was born and raised in Houston, Texas — where Winward Racing resides.
What led you to motorsports? What is your story?
Racing has always been in the family. Started doing DE events, to Lemons racing, all the way up to the pro level.
What is it like to work for Winward Racing?
Best team in the world… duh.
The Lost World: Jurassic Park!
I like all food!
What are your hobbies? (Other than working on Racecars or driving them).
Target shooting and video games.
What is your favorite racetrack that you’ve been to & why?
Laguna Seca, I have always been fast there, I won my first pro race there. I love the weather and the atmosphere.
If you could go to any track in the world that you’ve never been to before, which one do you want to go to the most?
Suzuka Circuit. I would love to go to Japan. Having a crossover on the track is unique.