Next-Gen Drive: Palo Alto Networks Racecar Driver Makes History at Watkins Glen

Robert Megennis, Pro Mazda, IndyCar Grand Prix at the Glen 2017 from Robert Megennis on Vimeo.

Robert Megennis is a 17-year-old racing prodigy. Palo Alto Networks is proud to be a sponsor of Rob’s races for the 2017 Mazda Road to Indy racing season. Check out his adventures as part of Team Pelfrey to see why we consider him a true next-generation competitor!

Palo Alto Networks racer Rob Megennis recently made history at Watkins Glen International, becoming the only driver to compete in two levels of the Mazda Road to Indy in the same weekend. Over his multiple-race weekend, Rob managed to complete dozens of passes demonstrating his abilities as one of the road to Indy’s most elite talents.

That wraps up the USF2000 2017 season! Check out the stats and watch the video below for a recap of the season.

Robert Megennis, USF2000 Season Review 2017 from Robert Megennis on Vimeo.

Key stats from the 2017 season:

Event Qualifications Result
Grand Prix of St. Petersburg P1 P1
Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama P4 P4
Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway P5 P5
Honda Indy Toronto P6 P5


Want to cheer Rob on from the sidelines? You can keep up with Rob’s journey on social media: