News & Press

Aug 05

K-Rex takes 2nd

14 year old K-Rex Frederick, in only his third professional race event had a weekend to remember at Pittsburgh International Race Complex as he won his first professional race of what looks destined to be a very successful career. Following his first podium in Mid-Ohio in July, confidence was high... read more →
Jul 22

USF 2000 Test/Sebring

K-Rex completed a 2-day test in July at Sebring with Team Pelfrey on the Indy short course. Through rain and shine, Kaylen ran the Van Diemen chassis and Mazda powered 2015 USF 2013 car through the paces. Running at 170 horsepower, the car was a great step up from the... read more →
Jul 03

First SCCA PRO

14 year old K-Rex Frederick, in only his second professional race weekend July 1-3, finished an overall strong performance with 2nd place in Mid Ohio in Race 3. This was the final event of a weekend that garnered a 5th place finish in Race 1, fastest lap in Race 2... read more →
Jun 23

Driver Training

In the first of several training sessions scheduled for the summer, K-Rex trained with Rob Wilson at Bruntingthorpe Proving Grounds in England over a three day period in June. World renowned coach of F1 drivers, Rob Wilson focuses on top level training and advanced skills for open wheel racing drivers.... read more →
Jun 06

Strong Debut

K-Rex Frederick enjoyed a strong and competitive debut in the F1600 Championship this weekend at VIRginia International Raceway (VIR) with three top 10 finishes in as many races. Due to strict SCCA regulations, Frederick was unable to compete in the championship until his 14th birthday, missing the first six races.... read more →
May 17

Launch of K-RexRacing.com

Rookie F1600 driver and the World’s Youngest Open Wheel Racing Driver, Kaylen Frederick, today launched his new website and logo, as part of an overarching plan to build awareness of his racing and develop a commercial program. Commenting on his new website, K-Rex said: “I’m very pleased with my new... read more →
Feb 19

February Race Event

Race 2 practices began only three days after PBIR. After a hard-fought qualifying session, K-Rex broke through in the closing minutes to grab pole position, his first in single seater racing. Race one was a competitive affair, with the lead changing on a lap-by-lap basis. After an intense last lap... read more →
Feb 11
Jan 17

Kaylen Frederick Joins Team Pelfrey F1600 Team

Tampa, Fla. – Team Pelfrey announced today that Kaylen Frederick will compete in the F1600 Formula F Championship Series. This will be Frederick’s first season in open-wheel racing. “I’m excited to join Team Pelfrey, a powerful team on the SCCA F1600 Pro circuit that participates in all steps of the... read more →