IZOD IndyCar Series fans are in for a treat as Venezuelan race car driver, E.J. Viso took a moment from his schedule to offer us a glimpse of the life of a race car driver. A driver since the age of five, Viso began his racing career at age five driving go-karts in his native Venezuela.
Now in his sixth IndyCar season and first with Andretti Autosport during the 2013 IZOD IndyCar season, the 28-year-old driver pilost the No. 5 Team Venezuela PDVSA CITGO Chevrolet.
Coming off a 2012 season where the Venezuelan native achieved four top-10 finishes and one top-five finish with a best finish at the Milwaukee IndyFest coming in fifth, Viso is currently ranked #7 in the IndyCar Standings following the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.
Talk about the practice sessions
We were fast, and we had a pretty good base setup, which little by little we evolved. Things were good – working with Ryan, James and Marco to better each of our setups was a great advantage for all of us.