News & Press

May 17

Indianapolis Races

Indianapolis Grand Prix Results: K-Rex Qualifies 2nd for both Race 1 & 2 and podiums again!! Indy Highlights: Kaylen finished 2nd place at Indianapolis Grand Prix in Race 1, however a DQ after Tech Inspection (missing spring in upright bearings) rescinded the points. Kaylen fought back in Race 2 with... read more →
May 10

NBC Sports

NBC Sports: MRTI - Pelfrey Teen Kaylen Frederick’s Surprise Star Start in USF 2000 Read the article »  
Apr 24

Barber Races

K-Rex 2nd in USF 2K 2017 Championship after Barber Motorsports Park Races 3 & 4!! April 24, 2017 LEEDS, Ala. (April 24, 2017) – Kaylen Frederick, the youngest Mazda Road to Indy driver in the paddock, clinched his first MRTI podiums as he drove the yellow #81 Pilot One Racing... read more →
Mar 12

St. Pete Races

K-Rex Finishes P4 & P5 at St. Petersburg Grand Prix USF 2K Opening Rounds 1 & 2! 3.12.17 Thursday Practice: 5:05 PM – 5:35 PM The St. Pete Grand Prix got underway with a single limited practice session. A 30 minute practice was scheduled but this was shortened to 6... read more →
Mar 01


Kaylen Finishes MRTI USF 2K Official Test at Homestead International Speedway with 2nd Fastest Time Overall: 1:24.318! 3.1.17 In bright and sunny Florida sunshine 10 teams joined the official MRTI test. The stage was set for the 21 driver field to gauge how winter car preparations of the new Tatuus... read more →
Oct 08

K-Rex at the Mazda Road

After a shakedown of the new car at Putnam Park Raceway on the Thursday before the official MRTI test, Kaylen and Team Pelfrey rolled into the Indianapolis Speedway and dug in for the weekend schedule. Team Pelfrey was one of twelve Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda teams to... read more →
Oct 01

F1600 & F2000

In a challenging weekend marred by on-track incidents, Team Pelfrey provided their typical blazingly fast hardware and Kaylen challenged for wins all weekend. While the results were not as they might have been, racing in both the F1600 and F2000 cars allowed Kaylen the opportunity to sample mechanical grip versus... read more →
Sep 09

Kaylen Debuts

K-Rex debuted in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, as the Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires ladder system championship concluded its 2016 season in Monterey, California on September 9-11. In his debut USF 2000 race weekend 14 year old K-Rex... read more →
Aug 31

USF 2000 Test

In preparation for approaching Mazda Road to Indy races at Laguna Seca, Kaylen tested for his second 2-day session in a USF 2000 race car. Under hot and humid conditions, Kaylen brought the Pelfrey No. 81 car up to speed quickly and trained on the long flowing curves of Roebling.... read more →
Aug 11

K-Rex at Double R

On his way to Bruntingthorpe, England for additional driver training with Rob Wilson, Kaylen visited with Double R Racing and ‘Boyo’ Hieatt in Woking, England. Thank you to Boyo for hosting us and highlighting Double R Racing efforts in BRDC and FIA F3. We look forward to testing with Double... read more →