Owen Trinkler – Walero Ambassador

Owen Trinkler Walero Ambassador

Owen Trinkler is a second-generation driver, having followed in his father’s footsteps, beginning his racing career at age 10.

Now having spent most of his life giving back to the sport, he’s now a proven winner with over 30 years of racing experience in all disciplines of the sport ranging from open wheel to NASCAR, with most of his professional career in the IMSA sports car ranks.

One of his many of accomplishments includes being chosen out of hundreds to be one of the twenty-five young drivers in the USA to participate in the distinguished Team Green’s Indy Car Academy Scholarship in 1996. In 1997, at the age of twenty, Trinkler finished in the top ten in class in the prestigious Rolex 24 hours @ Daytona and the 12 hours at Sebring. With his return to road racing in the American Le Mans Series in 2001, he competed with the one and only Chevy Corvette in LMGT category at the 12 hours of Sebring. Trinkler captured victories in 2002 and 2003 in the Rolex Sportscar Series and the Grand-Am Cup Series.

Trinkler has secured 100+ wins his various disciplines of motor sport and he also holds the CTSC record for most career starts, which includes nine race wins.  Most recently, Trinkler and co-driver Sarah Cattaneo placed second in the 2017 CTSC Championship with CRG Racing.

Looking to follow on from the success of last season, Owen will be driving the Team TGM, Mercedes-AMG GT4 in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge.

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