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Bianca Bustamante

Bianca Bustamante

#9 IGY6 Motorsports

 

Birthdate: January 19, 2005
Hometown: Manila, Philippines
Residence: Indianapolis, Indiana
Website: biancabustamante.com
Twitter: @racerbia
Facebook: Bianca Bustamante
Instagram: @racerbia
LinkedIn: Bianca Bustamante

 

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Nationality: Filipino

Height/weight: 5'4" / 115 lbs.

Education: Year 11 (High School Senior)

Hobbies: Working out, reading English literature, floor plan drafting, volleyball and basketball, studying onboards of racing

Favorite sports to watch: Formula 1 (Ferrari)

Favorite sports to play: Racing and volleyball

Interesting note about me: I started driving when I was 3 years old and have been reading and drafting floorplans since I was 13; also I love art

Training preferences: Working out at PitFit Training in Indianapolis

Talent I wish I had: To be able to sing

Bucket list items: Race in the Indy 500; travel to Calilo (Greece): learn French; get six-pack abs; attend New York University; buy my Dad a Ferrari

Favorite food: Sushi 

Guilty food pleasure: Chocolate chip cookies

Best meal I can cook by myself: Chicken broth soup

Racing goal: Reach Formula 1 or INDYCAR --or both!

Racing heroes: Niki Lauda and Charles Leclerc

Career results:

2022

  • Selected as a W Series driver

2021

  • No racing but selected for the FIA Rising Star Ferrari Driver Academy Shootout

2020

  • Philippines Driver of the Year... National Senior Karter of the Year... AAP National Karting Series Senior Class Champion

2019

  • Macau International Kart Grand Prix champion... Asian Junior Karting champion... International Junior Karter of the Year... IAME Series Philippines Overall Champion 

2018-2019

  • Sprint Junior Champion in Championship Enduro Series... Animal Sprint Junior Champion in Championship Enduro Series... Champion in 4 Cycle Central Animal Nationals Junior... Sprint Junior Champion in Dart Kart Club... 4 Cycle Junior Champion in Dart Kart Club... fourth in Cup Karts of North America North Junior and fifth in Cup Karts of North America Central Junior 5th... Animal Junior F1 first and F2 second in WKA Road Race Grand Nationals

2017

  • Two-time Rok Cup China winner... Super Karting Series Overall Champion