Michael de Quesada with Carlos and Larry

Meet Michael de Quesada

What were you doing when you were seventeen? We’d guess hanging out at the Circle K or skipping class. Good for you! Others have bigger dreams and the discipline and tenacity to follow those dreams. For seventeen-year-old Michael de Quesada, that dream is to race.

Michael is the youngest driver participating in the 24 Hours At Daytona this year. The young gun is coming off a championship season winning the Gold Class in the GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama. He now has his sights on mastering the new Porsche GT3 R over 24 Hours along with his fellow drivers, Daniel Morad, Jesse Lazare, Michael Christensen and father, Carlos de Quesada. But enough of our blathering, let’s hear from the champ himself: