In the Driver's Seat


Lives in: El Cajon, California

Car number: 56

Doug Carpenter's first race car was a 1967 Dodge station wagon. That was the car he drove when he first started competing in run-what-you-brung match races at Cloverleaf Speedway, a quarter-mile oval in Cleveland, Ohio, that closed late in 1990.

Read more ...


Lives in: Hesperia, California

Car number: 98

Kyle Cline has learned many things from Walt Boyd since he and the innovative racer and engineer teamed up seven years ago. The most important thing is one of the most easily attainable, though.

Read more ...


Lives in: Santee, California

Car number: 5

Dave Arce remembers when he and wife Sandy would go out to Cajon Speedway to watch stock car races and sit in the West grandstand because the seats there were $1 cheaper than the seats on the East side.

Read more ...


Lives in: El Cajon, California
Car number: 5

Chase Catania's first season in the Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by LoanMart has been an interesting one.

Read more ...

keaton swaneKeaton Swane spent September in much the same way he spends every month. One weekend he was in Las Vegas competing in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series presented by GEICO. Another weekend he was in Blythe, California, for a race in the Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by LoanMart. The remainder of the time he was working on the race cars and beginning his senior year at Perry High School in Gilbert, Arizona.

Read more ...

larry gerchman

Lives in: Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Car number: 25

Larry Gerchman said his mother made him do it.

Katherine Gerchman was a stock car racing fan with a neighbor who raced at Five Mile Point Speedway, a dirt track in Kirkwood, N.Y., and she took Larry to the races there.

Read more ...

Page 5 of 8


*  First Name:
*  Last Name:
*  Email Address: