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Justin Raphael is a professional race car driver competing in the Pirelli World Challenge GTSA class, driving the #17 BMW M4 GT4. Justin made his Pirelli World Challenge debut in 2017, driving the #29 BMW M235iR in TC class after spending 2016 competing in the Battery Tender Global MX5 Cup presented by BF Goodrich Tires. A lifelong motorsports fan and auto enthusiast, Justin spent several years on the club racing circuit competing in Spec Miata and Porsche GT3 Cup before turning pro in 2016. He is a member of Monticello Motor Club, Lime Rock Drivers Club and the NJ Motorsports Park Drivers Club.

When not racing or running his company, Raphael & Associates, a successful Third Party Administrator and Independent Claims Adjusting firm in the insurance industry, Justin enjoys music, reading, hiking and most importantly spending time with his family. He is married to his beautiful wife Margaret and is the proud father of Allison (herself a budding racer at 15 years old) and Jack (11 years old).