500 Class

Speedway Sprint 500

2017 Season Drivers

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

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Name: John Alonso

Car Number: 99

Birth Date: 4/14/1962

Hometown: Santa Rosa, CA

Crew Chief: Buck Blair

Sponsors: Pro-Tech Chimney, Pro-Spin Dryer Vent, PTPS Inc

Marital Status: NA

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: Racing at Wheel2Wheel Raceway for 11 years, 2006 Wheel2Wheel Champion

 

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Name: Austin Brundage

Car Number: 3

Birth Date: 6/16/03

Hometown: Apple Valley, Ca

Car Owner: Brundage Racing

Crew Chief: Dad – Robert Brundage, Uncle Bob – Robert Fawcett

Sponsors: H&H General Contracting, T&R Leasing, Old Trapper, Norm’s Cycle, Aviwraps

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2 years in the Intermediate Class, 2 years racing in Restrictor Plate class, 2016 Points Champion for Restrictor Plate Class (second year of restrictor top points holder), 1 year racing in the 500 open class, 2016 6th overall in 500 class points, youngest driver in the 500 open class, 4 years total driving experience

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Name: John Aden

346__MG_8303Car Number: 7

Date: 11/19/1972

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Ross Hartwig

Sponsors:  Advanced Performance Muffler, Endura Steel, DJ Safety, Nutty Bolts, Financial Vision and Investment Services, Jersey Mikes, K&N, Performance Paint & Body, Goodspeed, On the Go Audio, Daytec, Battery Mart, Patterson Print Shops

Marital Status & Children: Married to Crystal Aden, son Colin Aden, and daughters Kayla Pollard 13, and Alyssa Pollard 10

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2002 Wheel2Wheel Raceway 500 Points Champion, 2002, 2006, 2012, 2014 Firecracker Derby Champion

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Name: Chris Blais

Car Number: 9

Birth Date: 1/3/81

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Kyle Carpenter

Sponsors: Alpinestars, TLD, Blais Racing Services

Marital Status & Children: Married to Patty Blais

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 

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Name: Brian Streuter

Car Number: 10

Birth Date: 5/19/1973

Hometown: Murrieta, CA

Crew Chief:  Jon Boeck

Sponsors: TWS Facility Services

Marital Status & Children: Married to Lauren, 3 children

Driver Career Highlights & Experience:

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Name: Adam Johnson

Car Number: 13x

Birth Date: 1/20/91

Hometown: Corda, MO/ Murrieta, CA

Crew Chief: NA

Sponsors: NA

Marital Status: Married, with two children

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 1st year at Wheel2Wheel, no driving experience, former Crew Chief for 1x out of Missouri for full size sprint cars (wing and non-wing)
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Name: Larry Lockmann

Car Number: 14

Birth Date: 2/20/67

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Betsy Lockmann

Sponsors: Lockmann Precision

Marital Status & Children: Married to Betsy, 2 children Taylor & Christian

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2014 Wheel2Wheel Raceway 3rd Points Championship

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Name: Daniel Bennett

Car Number: 29

Birth Date: 1/29/1985

Hometown: Grand Junction, CO

Crew Chief: Scott Mathews & June Bug

Sponsors: Photos by Schnarzy, Swift Slip, Revolt Metal Works

Marital Status & Children: Single

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2015 Wheel2Wheel Raceway Restrictor Plate Champion & Rookie of the Year, 2016 Wheel2Wheel Raceway 500 Class Champion & Rookie of the Year

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Name: Buck Blair

Car Number: 39FullSizeRender-2

Birth Date: 03/21/1978

Hometown: Huntington Beach, Ca

Crew Chief: Self

Sponsors: Blair Engines, Silverwood Landscaping, Prolong Lubricants, Von Zipper

Marital Status & Children: Married to Venus, 2 children Rudy 12 & Chloe 3

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

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Name: Nate Robinson

Car Number: 54

Birth Date: 07/13/74

Hometown: Victorville, CA

Crew Chief: Courtney Robinson

Sponsors: 1st Place Motorsports, Fly Racing

Marital Status & Children: Married to Courtney, 2 children

Driver Career Highlights & Experience:  Dwarf Cars CDCRA,VRA, Sprint Cars VRA, Motocross several race associations, started motocross in 1979, Off road side by side racing Polaris Razor several series, several podiums in all, 2nd Year Racing with Wheel2Wheel Raceway

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Name: Seth Bowman

Nickname: “Boo Boo”

Car Number: 58

Birth Date: 07/28/83

Hometown: Arroyo Grande, CA

Car Owner: Yellow Laser Racing

Crew Chief: Gordo

Sponsors: Photos By Schnarzy,  Huss Funeral Homes, Wild Bill’s Garage, Briggs Transport, Chub Frank Racing,  Coray Rubber Corporation

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 

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Name: Randy Oshins

Nickname: Smokem

Car Number: 77

Birth Date: 9/23/1965

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Ted Fent

Sponsors: Ferco Colors, KKW Trucking

Marital Status & Children: Married to Kristine, 2 sons; Sam & Kevin

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 3 Years Racing Restrictor Plate Class, 2nd Place in Championship Points 2016 Restrictor Plate Class, Rookie Year in 500 Class

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Name: Bobby Taylor

Car Number: 766

Birth Date: 7/22/66

Hometown: Laguna Hills, CA

Crew Chief: Carol Taylor

Sponsors: Carol Taylor, Taylor’s Trip Shop

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: NHRA World Champion Top Alcohol Dragster, 2nd Season with Wheel2Wheel Raceway

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ADDITIONAL DRIVERS:

Name: Rich Backstrom Car Number: 0

Name: Adam Johnson    Car Number: 13x

Name: Bobby Alger   Car Number: