Antonio loved growing up in the rain-prone coastal region of Spain. He and his buddies flew in the rain nearly every day for Hispano Aviacion. Neither Iluvia, nor aguanieve, nor nieve (rain, nor sleet, nor snow) kept them out of the sky. Antonio now thrives in extreme weather, seeking out races where conditions come into play. That's why racing fans say: "When there's rain, bet on the plane from Spain!