Former San Antonio Grand Prix Racer. Jorge made his professional racing debut in 1987 obtaining a 3rd place finish on his very first race.
1st San Antonio racing driver to ever compete in NHRA Drag Racing Pro Stock Motorcycles
1st professional formula race finishing 10th on his pro debut in a Formula Car. “Barber Saab Racing Series”.
Jorge tested and F1 racing car in 1988 in France.
In 2007, Jorge became the 1st motorcycle racing driver to ever compete in a stock car racing event. Jorge Mendoza will be on assignment Formula 1 races in the United States and Mexico as a special contributor.
Jorge is the only San Antonio racing driver that has competed in NHRA, IHRA, SCCA, IMSA, FIA NASCAR WHELEN professional events
Jorge has tested and driven Auto Racing dragsters with 2000 hp capable of reaching 100 mph in 2 seconds!
In 2017, Jorge Mendoza, was able to test an Indy Car around Indianapolis Speedway.
He sponsored in 2000 to Mexican racing driver Sergio Perez, who currently is driving in Formula One for Racing Point Force India F1 Team. Jorge has been working as motor-sports journalist since 2004. Jorge will provide the insight and close up information of the upcoming Formula One.
In addition, Jorge is a graduate from the most prestigious racing schools in the world: From karting, road racing, motorcycle racing and more
Jorge has the experience!
ABOUT THE GRAND PRIX
The United States Grand Prix is coming up on the 19th-22th of October. The capital of Texas is once again hosting the most important sports event of the year. This event will attract more then 200, 000 fans from around the world. The Ferrari team has his last chance to restore its chances of winning this year championship. This is very important event with huge pressure for Ferrari. Follow the USGP on LA PRENSA TEXAS. Avoid driving fast on the streets!
El Gran Premio de la Fórmula Uno esta por llegar una vez más a la capital tejana, esperando más de 200, 000 aficionados a deleitarse de este gran espectáculo más importante del mundo. Fanáticos de todas partes del mundo visitarán Austin este 19 al 22 de octubre en el Circuit of Americas. El equipo Ferrari esta es su última oportunidad de acercarse a Mercedes si desea ganar el campeonato. Siga la F1 por LA PRENSA TEXAS. No corra en las calles!