Skip Barber.

Checo decided to be professional racing driver.

After a long time in karting, Checo decided to start his professional career. Checo competed in the United States-based Skip Barber National Championship in 2004. After watching his brother Antonio in Formula Ford in England, he decided to begin the adventure of becoming a professional driver. He finished elev­enth in the championship driving for Escuderia Telmex.