Driver Profiles

Hunter Wells

Age: 6

Hometown: Avondale, AZ

Grade: 1st

Racing Class: Red Rookie

Favorite Racecar Driver: Lightning McQueen

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Won 1st place at Phoenix track

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Race Stock Cars

Kane Sherman

Age: 6

Hometown: Peoria, AZ

Grade: Kindergarten

Racing Class: Blue Rookie

Favorite Racecar Driver: RJ Johnson and Bryan Clauson

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Won Pocono race on the USAC National Tour

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Race Mini Sprints

Tripp Goodrich

Age: 5

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: Kindergarten

Racing Class: Red Rookie

Favorite Racecar Driver: Kyle Busch

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Winning BMX Races

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Race Dirt Bikes

Jace Collins

Age: 8

Hometown: Buckeye, AZ

Grade: 3rd

Racing Class: Jr Honda

Favorite Racecar Driver: Martin Truex Jr.

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Proud of passing people and winning 3 races

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing Mini Sprints

Quinn “The Fin” Davis

Age: 8

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 3rd

Racing Class: Sr. Honda, Lt 160

Favorite Racecar Driver: Brad Keselowski

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Won the Championship in Albuquerque

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Monster Trucks

Benji Brooks

Age: 8

Hometown: Phoenix, AZ

Grade: 3rd

Racing Class: Jr. Honda

Favorite Racecar Driver: Kyle Busch

Biggest Racing Accomplishments: Winning a big race and getting a trophy

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing BMX

Taelon Morris

Age: 9

Hometown: Bagdad, AZ

Grade: 3rd

Racing Class: Sr. Honda, Lt 160

Favorite Racecar Driver: Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Biggest Racing Accomplishments: Getting a big trophy in Las Vegas Dual in the Desert

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing Sprint Cars

Eliot Brannon

Age: 9

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 4th

Racing Class: Sr Honda

Favorite Racecar Driver: N/A

Biggest Racing Accomplishments: Winning his first 2 races

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing BMX

Emily Reynolds

Age: 10

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 5th

Racing Class: Red Rookie

Favorite Racecar Driver: Danica Patrick

Biggest Racing Accomplishments: Getting 1st place in her heat at Tucson Quarter Midgets

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing Nascar

Corbin “The Bandit” Rueschenberg

Age: 7

Hometown: Mesa, AZ

Grade: 2nd

Racing Class: Jr. Honda, Jr. Animal

Favorite Racecar Driver: Jeff Gordon and Robbie Gordon

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Making A Mains at Chicagoland and the Eastern Grands

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Legend Cars and Super Late Models

Drew Sherman

Age: 8

Hometown: Peoria, AZ

Grade: 2nd

Racing Class: Jr Honda, Jr Animal

Favorite Racecar Driver: Bryan Clauson

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Rookie of the Year in 2015 at Duel in the Desert

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing Mini Sprints

Tyler Wirth

Age: 6

Hometown: Queen Creek, AZ

Grade: 1st

Racing Class: Blue Rookie

Favorite Racecar Driver: Kyle Larsen

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Won a race at South Mountain

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Mini Sprints

Bradley Erickson

Age: 11

Hometown: Phoenix, AZ

Grade: 5th

Racing Class: Sr. Honda, Lt 160, Lt World Formula

Favorite Racecar Driver: Joey Lagano

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Won 2014 Western Grands, 2017 Eastern Grands and USAC National Championship Race

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing Jr. Late Models

Kaleb Clark

Age: 7

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 1st

Racing Class: Jr Honda

Favorite Racecar Driver: His brother, Kaden Clark

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Winning a trophy in Phoenix

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing Mini Sprints

Quinn Thurein

Age: 8

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 3rd

Racing Class: Sr Honda, Lt 160

Favorite Racecar Driver: Kyle Larson

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Jr. Animal Western Regional Champion

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing Mini Sprints

Jace Thurein

Age: 6

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: Kindergarten

Racing Class: Jr Honda

Favorite Racecar Driver: Kyle Larson

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Won Battle of the Brickyard Blue Rookie in Indianapolis

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Nascar

Peyton Knight

Age: 7

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 1st

Racing Class: Blue Rookie

Favorite Racecar Driver: Her uncle, Bob

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Won 2nd place in Blue Rookies

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Gymnastics

Jeffrey Erickson

Age: 8

Hometown: Phoenix, AZ

Grade: 2nd

Racing Class: Jr Honda and Jr Animal

Favorite Racecar Driver: Jeff Gordon

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Finishing 2nd in Ohio Eastern Grands

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Unsure

Ayden Collins

Age: 10

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 5th

Racing Class: Sr. Honda

Favorite Racecar Driver: Danica Patrick

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Getting a faster car and getting 1st in some races

Racing Goals after Quarter Midget: Sprint cars

Owen Widick

Age: 6

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 1st

Racing Class: Blue Rookie

Favorite Racecar Driver: Chase Elliot

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Winning 2 Red Rookies and 1 Blue Rookies

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Dirt Track Cars

Ayden Brandon

Age: 8

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 3rd

Racing Class: Sr. Honda

Favorite Racecar Driver: Jeff Gordon

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Unsure

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Go Karts

Miles McKinley

Age: 7

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 2nd

Racing Class: Blue Rookie

Favorite Racecar Driver: Jeff Gordon

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Winning Races in Red Rookie

Racing Goals after Quarter Midget: Mini Sprints and Mini Racecars

Taelor Collins

Age: 6

Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Grade: 1st

Racing Class: Blue Rookie

Favorite Racecar Driver: Kyle Busch

Biggest Racing Accomplishment: Getting lots of trophies from racing

Racing Plans after Quarter Midget: Racing Mini Sprints

Nicholas Hille

Age 12

Phoenix, Arizona

6th Grade

Senior Honda

Favorite Driver … Kyle Busch

Accomplishments … 2nd Place Finish 2016-2017 Season & Sportsman of the Year!

Future plans … Outlaw Car Racing