|PATRICK STAROPOLI is 23 years old and is a summa cum laude (highest honors) graduate of Harvard University. He has excelled in school earning a 3.94 GPA, being inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, and ranked in the Top 10% of his class. He currently attends medical school at the University of Miami. However, since 2003, Patrick has taken the same skill and determination he uses in the classroom and applied it to his passion for racing. He serves as his own crew chief, constantly learning about the latest in chassis technology and applying it to the setup of his racecar. He is a mature and professional racer who is thankful for every opportunity he gets to compete behind the wheel.
Gokarts Won in very first start. 18 wins total. 3rd place in points. No finish lower than 5th all season.
Cyclone 2nd place in first race (after starting last). 3 wins, 7 top-5's, and 10 top-10's in only 12 starts.
5th-place in first extended-laps race (75).
FASTKIDS Won 2 of his first 3 races. Series-leading 6 wins (including 3 in-a-row), 12 top-5's, 13 top-10's
in only 16 starts. Feature Winner on the final night of operation at Hialeah Speedway (8/13/05).
FASTRUCK 2 wins including the Florida State Championship 100. Finished in the top-10 in over 80% of
Late Models 4 wins, 12 top-5's, 18 top-10's, and 3 poles in 23 starts (2010-2012)
Total 33 wins, 101 top-5's, 122 top-10's in 138 races