Santo Domingo.- Speedster Jhonnattan Castro is first the Dominican to compete in the United States Formula Drift Championship, and has won the series’ crowns three years straight since 2009 in Dominican Republic.
The racer said he expects good news this seaon, with a new vehicle and also took part in an intensive motoring clinic in Japan. “This was what caused that changed everything what we are doing “
“I get nostalgic recalling my beginnings, when I joined group of friends to practice this,” Castro said in a press conference Wednesday.
Formula D is among the United States’ top motoring competitions, with Castro slated to run in seven dates nationwide. “I’m first the Dominican to represent the country in this prestigious competition and I’m very proud to carry our flag.”
Progreso Bank Assistant vice president for communication and corporative affairs Maria Isabel Grullón stressed Catro’s persistence. “He’s shown consistency, determination, dedication and a competitive spirit to reach his goals.”
The executive spoke for the sponsor, Team Progreso at Sans Souci Port, where Castro put on a speed and drift show for friends, bank executives and associates, and fans of the worldwide sport.