In winter testing at Daytona in January, she was seventh fastest in the first morning of testing, and fifth fastest that afternoon, [18] finishing sixth-fastest overall after the first day’s test. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Eight professional career race wins at top levels. While practicing and racing alongside veteran teammate and former Indy winner Buddy Rice , throughout the season, Duno began to show a bit of improvement. Overall, she earned 2 top and 13 top finishes. First Hispanic woman to lead an IndyCar Series race. Archived from the original PDF on

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Milka Duno

Retrieved from ” https: In andDuno also competed in the World Series by Nissan open-wheel series in Europe, she became the first woman to score points in this Championship. Duno ran both the 33 and 6 of Eddie Sharp Racing in the first 5 races of the season logging a qualifying high of 16th at Daytona and a high finish of 18th at Mobile.

First Hispanic woman to compete in the IndyCar Series. Duno’s season was then cut short when her car mikla officially pulled from the entry list eight minutes before the June 3 practice session for the Messina Wildlife Animal Stopper at Chicagoland Speedway due to Sheltra Motorsports’s decision to abruptly cease operations.

A vast array of athletes and sports personalities have been recognized throughout the Hall’s history. This unique opportunity mika Laredo to the world of sports and focuses attention on our city every year at this time. Like 0 Dislike 0. Inshe moved to the United States and attended advanced racing schools and drove in the Barber Dodge Pro Series in Milka was selected for her kilka achievements, her personal excellence in education and her passion in stressing the importance of education to students of all ages,” said Pitin Guajardo, Founder, Latin American International Sports Hall of Fame.


Later inDuno made milkka American Le Mans Series debut, she was the first woman to finish in a class podium on this championship. Open Your Eyes Magazine. After qualifying 21st, she finished 10th. She began her career as a driver in Venezuela infinishing 2nd in the Venezuelan GT Championship.

Five wins in the American Le Mans Series. She had a best finish of 16th and finished 24th in points.

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The Hall of Fame serves to honor and salute the outstanding contributions and accomplishments of local, regional, national and international athletes and sports personalities that have enhanced the heritage of Latinos in sport. Eight professional career race wins at top levels.

Duno is a former model and has thus attracted much attention. Archived from the original on December 22, Duno was originally awarded the pole position due to qualifying being rained out for the Menards presented by Federated Car Care at Toledo Speedway.


Subscribe Article Posted by: In the six test vuno held, Duno was the only driver fastest in two of the sessions and was second in a third session.

Over 21 races inDuno earned a career-best eighth-place finish at Salem Speedway and a 10th-place finish at Winchester Speedway. Twice competing at legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans, France.

Three wins in the Rolex Grand American Series.

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During her time competing in the Rolex Series Duno earned three overall wins, seven podium appearances, ten top five finishes and eighteen top ten finishes. She had moved up to 12th place with only 16 laps to go when Duno was caught up in a 9-car crash that ended her day and relegated her to 31st place. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Duno’s racing career to date has generated remarkable and historical results -some of which include: Wikimedia Commons has media related to Milka Duno.

On May 6,Duno successfully completed her rookie test for the Indianapolis race. Duno’s bilingual kids book, “Go, Milka, Go! First woman to score points in Europe’s World Series by Nissan.

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