4 Wins 19 Podiums UK & USA
Formula Ford | Mazda Spec | Kart
Andre Lafond is an up and coming Haitian American racing driver. Showing high levels of speed and potential since the beginning of his career which began with go-karts in 2018. In 2022, whilst competing for Ammonite Motorsport in the U.K. National Formula Ford Championship, he became the first Haitian American to win a race in its 50+ year history.
He collected several more podiums and another win over the course of the season. His performance and personality attracted the attention and support of Ivor Bourne (Mercedes F1 Driver Support/ MotoGP Rider Support), Simon Hayes (F1 Human Performance Trainer). In addition, Andre attracted the attention of none other than racing legend, Al Unser Jr,, who personally recruited Andre to race stateside for the Road to Indy Series.
Andre Follows a strict diet and fitness regimen, custom designed for him with the help of Simon Hayes. He also cross-trains in other sports such as Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Martial Arts (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu), incorporating several aspects of Mental Training. All this is designed to bring a fresh perspective to and maximize his racing abilities, with the end goal of winning championships and competing with the best racers in Indycar.