When Michael Benyahia puts on his helmet and sits in the seat at the starting line of a race, his thoughts are on driving and winning.
Starting his racing career at the age of seven, US born kart driver, Michael Benyahia has been making waves in the motorsports world. After competing at the club level and getting up to speed with the fast paced karting world, the now 15-year-old is one of the most gifted and talented kart racers in the United States. With a goal to race professionally, Michael Benyahia will take his talents internationally as he continues to hone and develop his racing skills.
Today Michael will take part in the French Championship F4 2016 with Auto Sport Academy. He is completing a season long schedule of simulator and on-track testing in preparation of the championship races. The Miami based driver will complete a diversified training of seminars, data acquisition, media-training, sponsorship, mechanical side, regulations, stress management and on-track test days.
Speaking about his 2016 program, Michael said “I’m very happy to embark on an adventure of a life time, I’m eager to learn and to perform. I am very pleased and proud to be accepted by the Auto Sport Academy and I am grateful to them for giving me this opportunity.
Thanks to all my sponsors, family and fans who support me and have let me follow my dream!