6.26.13 – Legendary television and radio host Larry King interviewed 18-year-old Zach Veach last month while Veach was at the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Veach’s interview will be part of a “KingThings” package within Larry King Now set to air on Wed., July 26, 2013.
"Zach has a bright future, I really enjoyed hearing his story and can't wait to see where he goes," said King.
King, a 25-year veteran host on CNN of Larry King Live, has transitioned to one-on-one interviews online with the most fascinating newsmakers, celebrities, world leaders and Internet stars via Hulu.
Hulu, an online video service that offers a selection of hit shows, clips, movies as well as original programming, including that of Larry King Now, is a joint venture of NBCUniversal Television Group, Fox Broadcasting Company, and the Disney-ABC Television Group.
During Veach’s interview with King, the two talked about Veach’s efforts to combat bullying and distracted driving, racing for the renowned Andretti family, about Veach’s former teammate Danica Patrick, and of course his own racing career.
The Stockdale, Ohio native, Veach is competing in INDYCAR’s Firestone Indy Lights Series, the final stepping-stone to a future career in the IZOD IndyCar Series and Indianapolis 500. At The Milwaukee Mile, Veach recorded his career best Indy Lights start and finish of second and third, respectively. This also included earning his first career Indy Lights podium and leading his first career laps (56) in the series.