About Precision Racing LA
Precision Racing LA is an in-house pro racing team based in Los Angeles, California. Newly formed specifically for the Toyota GR86 Cup, our team is powered by LA Honda World Racing which brings with it years of experience in SRO and IMSA competition. The Precision Racing LA name speaks to our drive in delivering the most professional experience, our demonstration in attention to detail, and our endless pursuit to achieve the top step of the podium.
Meet our Team
Aidan Yoder began his racing career at the age of 11 in the Los Angeles Karting Championship (LAKC). In his short career, he’s had the opportunity to compete in two full US F4 Championships, as well as the Yacademy Winter Series where he would go on to win the title in 2020. Aidan then transitioned to sportscars, racing in the WRLEC as well as Lamborghini Super Trofeo the following season. Precision Racing LA marks the next step in his racing career.
Spencer Schmidt, a Las Vegas native, only recently began pursuing a career in motorsports. Like many racers, he came up through the Skip Barber Racing School, where he also competes full time in the Skip Barber Formula Race Series. Spencer bringa his open wheel experience into the GT ranks as he adds the GR Cup to his resume. He also comes from a racing family, and will be following a similar path to his father, former IndyCar driver and team owner, Sam Schmidt, in pursuing a career as a pro driver.
Jaxon Bell, son of long time IndyCar and sportscar racer Townsend Bell, made his sportscar racing debut with Precision Racing LA in 2023. Prior to the GR Cup, Jaxon competed in the Skip Barber Formula Race Series. Alongside his GR Cup campaign, he also raced full time in the 2023 Skip Barber Formula Races Series as well. Like his teammate, Spencer, Jaxon will also be following in his father’s footsteps as he purses a career in racing.
Driver of the number 37 Toyota GR86 Cup race car. Harry Cheung, a former driver for Precision Racing LA’s sister team, LA Honda World Racing, returns in his bid to take on the new GR Cup Championship. He’s also a long time sports car racer, having raced everything from Ferrari Challenge, to Maseratis, to Honda Civics. Harry brings a wealth of experience to Precision Racing LA.
Cat Lauren is an up and coming driver and recent participant in the Honda Performance Development GT3 Driver Academy. The GR Cup marks her first full time appearance in SRO as she previously competed in regional sprint and endurance championships. Cat aims to use the GR Cup as the first of many steps as she ascends the sportscar racing ladder.