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Sam Corry

Sam Corry

#14 Velocity Racing Development

 

Birthdate: November 14, 2007
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Residence: Cornelius, North Carolina
Website: samcorryracing.com
Facebook: SJ Corry Racing
Instagram: @samcorryracing

 

Sponsors:

 

Red Line Oil / Fill-Rite / Stilo Helmets





Nationality: American

Languages spoken: English

Height/weight: 5'4" / 125 lbs.

Education: 8TH Grade – Southlake Christian Academy

Hobbies: Racing (road and dirt), sim racing, football, golf, mountain biking

Favorite sports to watch: F1 (Mercedes, IndyCar (Andretti Autosport), and Football (Chicago Bears and Pittsburgh Steelers)

Favorite sports to play: Racing, of course… but when I’m not racing I love playing football for my school, golfing with family and mountain biking with my Dad

Interesting note about me: My neighbor growing up was Ricky Rudd.  He introduced my Dad and I to GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, NC where I eventually started go-kart racing.

Charities: I have supported Pinky Swear and Little Smiles of NC.  I am working with an organization that supports athletes with spinal cord injuries. I have a very close friend who raced and who sustained a spinal cord injury. I would like to raise awareness and funding for athletes with spinal cord injuries to help them find ways to continue to be active and competitive in their sport. More to come about this in 2022.

Training preferences: Cardio and strength workouts, seat time, studying film, SIM work

Bucket list items: Race at COTA, attend F1 Monaco Grand Prix, win a Rolex Daytona, own a Shelby Cobra

Favorite food: Mom’s pasta and meatballs as well as cold seafood salad

Guilty food pleasure: Cannoli and cheesecake

Best meal I can cook by myself: Breakfast foods

Racing goal: To race and win in the NTT INDYCAR SERIES

Racing hero: Aryton Senna 

Career results:

2021

  • KA100 Jr Champion GoPro Motorplex... completed VRD Racing Academy

2020

  • Battle at the Brickyard Champion KA100 Jr – Indianapolis Motor Speedway... IAME X30 JR Champion – GoPro Motorplex... MICRO SPRINT top 5 in points – Millbridge Speedway... first test in F4 – Homestead Miami Speedway

2019

  • Battle at the Brickyard Champion LO206 Jr – Indianapolis Motor Speedway... Battle at Biloxi ROK National Winner... LO206 JR Champion – GoPro Motorplex... Winged Outlaw Kart Champion - Millbridge Speedway

2018

  • IAME Swift Champion – GoPro Motorplex... Briggs Cadet Champion – GoPro Motorplex... Box Stock Champion – Millbridge Speedway

2017

  • IAME Swift Runner Up – GoPro Motorplex... Box Stock Racing – Won several races at Millbridge Speedway

2016

  • Micro Swift Champion – GoPro Motorplex... started Beg Box Stock Dirt Racing – Millbridge Speedway