500 Class

Speedway Sprint 500 Class

2021 Season Drivers

(Drivers please send us your photo or changes/additions to be made to wheel2wheelracewayvv@gmail.com)

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Name: Jacob Rogers     Nickname: Rogie

Car Number: 2

Birth Date: 03/01/1989        Age: 31

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Steve Rogers – dad

Marital Status & Children: Married          Occupation: Carpenter

Sponsors: SMR Construction, DelMar Wire, DCH Roasters

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2nd year at Wheel2Wheel Raceway, 6 years of stock car racing at Irwindale, 2 years of Cal Lightening sprints


Name and Nickname: Stevie Rogers

Car Number: 3R   Class: 500  Age: 17 

Hometown: Apple Valley Crew Chief: Steve Rogers

Marital Status: Taken

Future Occupation: Flight Attendant

Sponsors: N/A

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2019 Champ, won 12/15 races, 2020 3rd place Champ, & ROY


Name: John Aden    Nickname: Iceman

346__MG_8303Car Number: 7

Date: 11/19/1972

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Ross Hartwig

Sponsors:  DJ Safety, Nutty Bolts, TNN Support, Jersey Mikes, K&N, Daytec, Battery Mart, Patterson Print Shops, Town and Country Tire, Rebel Oil

Marital Status & Children: Married to Crystal Aden, son Colin Aden, and daughters Kayla Pollard and Alyssa Pollard

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2019, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2002 Wheel2Wheel Raceway 500 Points Champion, 2002, 2006, 2012, 2014 Firecracker Derby Champion, 2018 Wheel2Wheel Raceway 2nd Place 500 Points Championship, 2018 and 2019 Champion Sprint Car Senior Class Perris Auto Speedway


Name and Nickname: Will “In-Town” Browne

Car Number: 8 Class: Speedway Sprint 500   Age: 17

Hometown: Glendora Crew Chief and Car Owner: Todd Browne – Dad

Future Occupation: Entrepreneur

Sponsors: Looking for sponsors

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: He has been racing at W2W since 2017, Rookie of the Year and 2nd Place in Championship Points at Irwindale Speedway in the Truck Series for 2020, 2nd Place in Championships Points at W2W 2020 500 Class

3 Fun Facts:

  1. Will drive anything that involves wheels and a motor
  2. First drive on dirt at age two
  3. Looking for sponsors

Name and Nickname: Carl Shockley 

Car Number: 14   Class: Speedway Sprint 500  Age: 63

Hometown: Victorville Crew Chief: Kent and Joey

Occupation: Truck Driver Married: Linda

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: Moto-X, Speedway, Sprint Cars



Name and Nickname: Jacob Crum – Jake

Car Number: 18 Class: Speedway Sprint 500   Age: 24

Hometown: Apple Valley Crew Chief: Chelsea – Fiance

Marital Status: Engaged

Occupation: Groundsman

3 Fun Facts:

  1. Races Offroad
  2. Social Butterfly
  3. Enjoys long walks on the beach

Name and Nickname: Chuck Becker

Car Number: 29B   Class: 500

 Hometown: Calimesa


Name and Nickname:   Teven Barden

Car Number: 29   Class: 500  Age: 22 

Hometown: Victorville

Marital Status: Single

Sponsors: Paul Jett, Steve Barden

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 12 years Exp

3 Fun Facts:

  1. Racing at wheel2wheel for 12 years
  2. 2 championships, 1 rookie, and 2nd in points
  3. Thinks of everyone else before himself

Name: Justin Taylor     Nickname: JT

Car Number: 33           Age: 20

Car Owner: Bobby Taylor         Crew Chief: Dad – Bobby Taylor

Birth Date: 11/17/1998

Hometown: Laguna Hills, CA

Sponsors: Dad and Mom, Taylor’s Trim Shop

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2018 Season Champion Restrictor Plate Class, 2017 Rookie of the Year Restrictor Plate Class, 2nd Place in Championship Points for 2017 in Restrictor Plate Class at Wheel2Wheel Raceway

3 Fun Facts: 

  1. Loves going to river
  2. Left handed
  3. Love wake boarding and snowboarding

Name: Buck Blair

Car Number: 39FullSizeRender-2

Birth Date: 03/21/1978  Age: 40

Hometown: Colorado

Crew Chief: Self

Sponsors: Silverwood Landscaping, Rockwell Drywall, CMU, Firehawk Protection

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: Speedway bikes, and Speedway Sprints, 2016 2nd place points Championship 500 Class

Fun Facts: Gilbert rocks – MANY trips, Single


Name: Larry Petrie

Car Number: 43   Age: 55   Married

Hometown: Yucca Valley          Crew Chief: Kent Shockley, Joey St Louis

Sponsors: AeroSpun Metal Spinning, Wiretech, William Sellers Plumbing, ChopNGrind

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 


Name and Nickname: Doug Staff  

Car Number: 48  Class: Speedway Sprint 500 & KT100   Age: 49

Hometown: Victorville Crew Chief: Ken Staff – Dad

Marital Status: Taken

Occupation: Truck Driver

Sponsors: Power Trucking

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 35 years of racing


Name and Nickname: Justin Adams   

Car Number: 85    Class: Speedway Sprint 500 Age: 42

Hometown: Apple Valley Car Owner: Steve Adams

Marital Status & Children: Married, Son Jake Adams #58 in Restrictor Class

Occupation: Mechanic

Sponsors: Carlin Fabrication, AP Fab


Name and Nickname: Shane Sinibaldi

Car Number: 82   Class: 500  

Hometown: Oak Hills

Marital Status: Married


Name: Steve Adams

Car Number: 85

Car Owner & Crew Chief : Self

Birth Date: 09/24/54  Age: 64

Hometown: Hesperia, CA

Sponsors: AP Fab Racing, Conveyor Specialties

Driver Career Highlights & Experience:  Rookie Year at Wheel2Wheel Raceway


Name and Nickname: Ryan Bragdon 

Car Number: 86   Class: 500  Age: 29 

Hometown: Hesperia Crew Chief: Kendall Schiedecker

Marital Status: Taken

Occupation: Mechanic

Sponsors: Innovative RV

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2001-2006 Bandolero, 2007-2016 mini stock, 2016-present late models

3 Fun Facts: – weighed 11.5 lbs at birth

-owns 4 fur-babies

-just bought house in Hesperia


Name: Kendall Scheidender

Car Number: 98

Car Owner & Crew Chief : Self

Birth Date: 02/03/80  Age: 39

Nickname: Have several, none can be said publicly

Hometown: Hesperia, CA

Sponsors: KSR Enterprises

Driver Career Highlights & Experience:  Have ran at just about every paved oval on the left coast – Pro-4, NASCAR Super Late Models, Outlaw Figure 8, Lucas Oil Off Road, 2nd Year at Wheel2Wheel Raceway


Name: Bobby Taylor

Car Number: 766   Age: 52

Birth Date: 7/22/66

Hometown: Laguna Hills, CA

Sponsors: Self

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: NHRA World Champion Top Alcohol Dragster, 2017 Wheel2Wheel Raceway Rookie of the Year 500 Class, 3rd place for 2018 Championship in the 500 Class

Fun Facts:

  1. Likes to eat
  2. Gone faster than most people 275 MPH
  3. Works a lot

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ADDITIONAL DRIVERS:

Hal Blair #69

Ryan Tippets #8

Jim Scollard #23