What to know about New Zealand-native driver Scott McLaughlin before the 2022 Indy 500

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The 2022 Indianapolis 500 is scheduled for Sunday, May 29. The 33-car field will race 200 laps around the 2½-mile oval at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Here is what you should know about Scott McLaughlin, who drives the No. 3 Chevrolet-powered car for Team Penske.

How old is Scott McLaughlin?

28.

What nationality is Scott McLaughlin?

He is a native of New Zealand, and lives in Australia.

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Scott McLaughlin in IndyCar

McLaughlin earned his first IndyCar Series victory in the 2022 season opener at St. Petersburg, Florida. He is in his second full-time season.

Scott McLaughlin in the Indy 500

He finished 20th in his rookie start in 2021. He earned $151,305.

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This article originally appeared on Indianapolis Star: Scott McLaughlin of Team Penske back for second Indy 500 start in 2022