About


Tony Buffomante is a Principal with KPMG LLP's Cyber Security Services practice in Chicago, Illinois.  He has been racing karts, cars and offshore powerboats for over 30 years.  Tony's career highlights include Championships in Star Formula Mazda, the SCCA Runoffs, NASA Super Touring and the Factory Five Challenge Series.

2014-2016 Racing

In the past three years, Tony competed in two different Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) Professional racing series, the Pirelli World Challenge and the Trans Am series.  He won the 50th anniversary Trans Am series championship in 2016 in the TA2 class.

2017 Racing Plans

In 2017, Tony will run in the Trans Am series in the TA2 class for Mike Cope Racing Enterprises.

 

Auto Racing History

• 2016 SCCA Trans Am 2 Series Champion (5 Wins, 5 Poles, 7 Podiums) 
• 2015 SCCA Trans Am Pole Sitter, Track Record Holder and Podium Finisher
• 2014 Pirelli World Challenge Multi-time Podium Finisher and Track Record Holder
• 2013 SCCA Trans Am Pole Sitter and Race Winner
• 2012 World Karting Association TAG Racing Podium Finisher
• 2011 Grand Am Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge Pole Winner and Top-10 Finisher
• 2010 Ford Racing Mustang Challenge Three-Time Race Winner
• 2009 Ford Racing Mustang Challenge Two-Time Race Winner
• 2008 Ford Racing Mustang Challenge Podium Finisher
• 2007 NASA Super Touring 2 Series National Champion
• 2006 Factory Five Challenge Series National Champion
• 2005 Factory Five Challenge Series National Champion
• 2005 Factory Five Challenge Series East Coast Champion (5 Wins)
• 2001 Test Driver (Formula Atlantic, Formula 3, F2000, Formula Mazda)
• 2000 "One of the world's best young drivers": ON TRACK Magazine
• 1999 Formula Ford 2000 (3rd Place in Oval Crown Championship)
• 1998 SCCA National Champion (Formula Mazda) / Driver of-the-Year
• 1997 STAR Formula Mazda Pro Series Champion (8 Wins)
• 1997 Team Green Academy
• 1996 STAR Formula Mazda / Formula Atlantic Race Winner
• 1995 Spec Racer Ford Pro Series / SCCA National Winner
• 1994-1993 USAC Formula 2000 Pro Series / SCCA Podium Finisher
• 1992 Rookie-of-the-Year SCCA Valvoline Runoffs (F2000 - 3rd Place)
• 1991 Spec Racer Renault Race Winner
• 1990-1985 World Karting Association (WKA)

9 WKA World & National Championships (Sprint / Enduro / Indoor / Dirt)

Offshore Powerboat Racing History
• 2004 APBA / Great Lakes Silver Cup Series Champion
• 2003 APBA / Great Lakes Silver Cup Series Champion
• 2002 APBA / Great Lakes Silver Cup Series Champion
• 2001 APBA Offshore Rookie of the Year (4th in Championship)

Over 100 Wins on Road Course, Oval and Street Circuits