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Zachary Claman DeMelo

#13 ZCD Montreal/Zoological Wildlife Foundation


Birthdate: April 20, 1998
Hometown: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Residence: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Website: ZacharyClamanDeMelo.com
Twitter: @ZachCD13
Instagram: ZachCD13
Facebook: Zachary Claman De Melo
Team Website: Carlin.co.uk


ZCD Montreal, Zoological Wildlife Foundation, Vince, IRO


Nationality: Canadian

Languages spoken: English, French

Height/weight: 5’9’’ / 154 lbs

Education: GED (high school)

Current sports played: Hockey, fighting (MMA)

Hobbies: Hockey, mixed martial arts, Xbox/Playstation, swimming, boating/jet skiing

Snapshot: My favorite hockey team is the Montreal Canadiens and my favorite player is Alexander Ovechkin. My favorite mixed martial arts fighter is George St-Pierre, and I enjoy playing NHL on Xbox

Racing goal: Any sort of professional racing

Racing hero: Mike Wilson

My fitness routine includes: I work out every day, play sports such as hockey and train in mixed martial arts

The one talent I wish I had: I wish I could sing

An interesting note about me: I lived in Italy

Career results:


  • Finished ninth in his rookie Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires campaign, with three top-five finishes including a season-high fourth place at Road America
  • Also finished 11th in the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in the Senior class and second in the SKUSA SuperNationals in X30 Senior


  • Won two of four races in the Skip Barber Winter Series, with one pole position
  • Competed in several Formula Renault 2.0 ALPS, Eurocup and NEC races, all with Fortec Motorsport
  • Finished second in the Rotax Senior Canadian National Karting Championship
  • Won eight of eight MSV F3 Cup Britain Invitational class races, with four pole positions


  • Won the Senior Rotax Canadian and the Eastern Canadian Senior Karting Championship
  • Finished third in the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals in Valencia, Spain
  • Won the Russell Karting Formula TaG Senior Florida Winter Tour
  • Tested with Carlin's European Formula 3 team


  • Won two national and four provincial karting titles and competed in numerous regional and national karting events
  • Competed in the 2013 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals, held in New Orleans