Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN Formula One Team test and reserve driver Tatiana Calderon says she came away really happy with how her first experience behind the wheel of an IndyCar. The Colombian took to the track in Sebastien Bourdais’ No.14 ROKiT AJ Foyt Racing Chevrolet at the Mid-Ohio Sportscar Course on Tuesday ad speaking afterward she said:

“I’m really happy with how my first experience at the wheel of an Indy car went. The team did a great job to bring me up to speed; we took it step-by-step, every time we went out on track we improved, and I think the laptime was pretty good in the end. Overall, it was a great experience – I particularly enjoyed the power of the car and the braking ability, and the Aeroscreen was another new experience for me. I’d like to thank ROKiT and AJ Foyt Racing for a fantastic day and we’ll see what the future holds.”

Calderon completed 87 laps over the course of the day, more than a race distance at the Mid-Ohio Sportscar which played host to Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 presented by HPD Ridgeline.

The Colombian conducted her test utilizing Firestone’s black side walled Primary tire, Tatiana’s focus now shifts back to the FIA World Endurance Championship at the Monza circuit with Richard Mille Racing.

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