W2W Dirt Karts

Dirt Karts Sr/Jr/Open Classes

2018 Season Drivers

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

Senior Dirt Karts:

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Name: Tim Lucero          Nickname: Wolftooth

Car Number: 01

Birth Date: 2/19/78      Age: 40

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Self

Sponsors: Lucero Racing

Marital Status: Married to Effie Irean Lucero, 5 children – Timothy, Teneil, Thomas, Timmy, Lilly

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: Drag racing, and Super Street, Dirt Kart Sr Class 4th year at Wheel2Wheel Raceway

Fun Facts: Stunt man for ten years, races with and against father, 2 sons and wife sometimes

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Name: Bob Lucero

Nickname: Cherokee Bob

Car Number: 3

Birth Date: 11/10/54        Age: 63

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Timothy Lucero

Sponsors: Lucero Racing Family & Kindness of Fellow Racers, Looking for Sponsors

Marital Status: Married to Donna Lucero, 3 children – Robert 42, Timothy 39, Matthew 32, Jordan 43

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: Bakersfield Speedway, Stayed in top ten 4 years running stock cars, Two 3rd place trophies at Wheel2Wheel Raceway, 2015 Dirt Kart  Wheel2Wheel Racing Plaque

Fun Facts: Likes to go to Pow-Wows and dance, likes camping with family and friends

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Name: Jordan Watson

Car Number: 4

Birth Date: 09/12/98        Age: 19

Hometown: Barstow, CA

Crew Chief: Larry Watson

Sponsors: Cornerstone Vending

Marital Status: Single

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2015 Glen Helen Open Track Co Driver and Class Winner, Off Road Short Course Racing, 1st year at Wheel2Wheel Raceway

Fun Facts:  Hema Sword Fencing

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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, TNN Support, Jersey Mikes, K&N, AlarmCo, Daytec, Battery Mart, Patterson Print Shops

Marital Status & Children: Married to Crystal Aden, son Colin Aden, and daughters Kayla Pollard 15, and Alyssa Pollard 12

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: Jeff Dreckenmiller

Nickname: JD

Car Number: 11

Birth Date: 03/31/59

Hometown: Rowland Heights, CA

Sponsors: Lucero Racing

Marital Status: Single, 7 children

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Name: Ryan Bond        Nickname: Rhino (called by his late father Gene Bond)

Car Number: 14

Birth Date: 05/23/85        Age: 32

Hometown: Victorville, CA

Crew Chief: Tommy Contino

Sponsors: Contino Company, OK Power, Ron & Mike David, 141 Apparel, Bonham Racing, Dirty Side Up Vinyl

Marital Status: Married to Makenna Bond, daughter Mila and Dominick

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2nd Season Racing at Wheel2Wheel, 2017 Sr Dirt Kart Rookie of the Year, 2nd Place 2017 Championship Sr Dirt Kart Class

3 Fun Facts:

  1. Marine Corps & Army Veteran
  2. Born and raised in Southern Ohio
  3. Loves spending time with my wife and children

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Name: Dacey Blalock        Nickname: Racey Day

Car Number: 17

Birth Date: 12/17/00        Age: 17

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Jefro Blalock

Sponsors: Racey Day MotorSports, A-Absolute Transport, Goody Box Vending, Big Ed’s Fabrication

Marital Status: Single

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: Mini-Dwarfs 2009, Mini-Sprints 2010 Rookie of the Year, Wheel2Wheel Raceway Dirt Kart Seniors 2017-18

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Name: Bill Martin

Nickname: Wild Bill

Car Number: 29M

Birth Date: 01/08/52

Hometown: Fountain Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Jeff Huss, Steve Schnars

Sponsors: Photos by Schnarzy, Jeff Huss Productions

Marital Status: Married with 2 children (Jim & Lauren)

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 1 1/2 years racing at Wheel2Wheel Raceway in the Dirt Kart class, Road Race Karts ’88-’91

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Name: Jefro Blalock              Nickname: Jefro 

Car Number: 41

Birth Date: 03/18/73

Hometown: Frogpond, NC

Crew Chief: Dacey Blalock

Marital Status: Married to Christi, 5 kids Morgan 23, Hannah 21, Kaddee 19, Dacey 17, Daytona 15

Sponsors: Racey Day MotorSports, A-Absolute Transport, Goody Box Vending, Big Ed’s Fabrication

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: All American 2000-2010, Figure 8’s Street Stock Mini Stock IMCA Mods, Pro Stocks 2012-2013, Wheel2Wheel Raceway Kart Sr 2017-2018, Wheel2Wheel Raceway Open Kart 2018

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Name: Gary Beeson

Nickname: Gary Dean

Car Number: 44

Birth Date: 06/15/55

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Love Beeson

Sponsors: 1st Place Motorsports

Marital Status: Married to Maggie Beeson

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 1st year racing at Wheel2Wheel Raceway in the Dirt Kart class

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Name: Allen Watson

Nickname: Big Al & Candyman

Car Number: 55

Birth Date: 07/23/63

Hometown: Barstow, CA

Crew Chief: Larry Watson

Sponsors: Cornerstone Vending

Marital Status: Married

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 1st year racing at Wheel2Wheel Raceway in the Dirt Kart class, Won Inaugural Frontier 500 Vegas to Reno 1982

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Name: Heidi Jo Erickson   Nickname: Heidi Jo – Cash’s Mom

Car Number: 77

Birth Date: 12/30/77

Hometown: Nuevo, CA

Crew Chief: Jeremy Culp

Marital Status: In a relationship

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 3rd year in Senior Karts

3 Fun Facts:

  1. Love to dance!
  2. Mopar Mama!
  3. Awesome cook!

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Name: Carl Eversole 

Nickname: CJ

Car Number: 99

Birth Date: 1/16/80

Hometown: Phelan, CA

Crew Chief: Self

Sponsors: Greiner Buick GMC

Marital Status: Married to Tammy, 2 children (Savannah #99 in intermediate class)

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#36 Dave Taylor

 

#4 Jordan Watson

#55 Allen Watson

#7 Effie Lucero

#52 Mack McKinney

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Junior Dirt Karts:

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Name:  Cash Culp       Nickname: Peguin

Car Number: $

Birth Date: 08/17/08       Age: 9

Hometown: Nuevo, Ca

Crew Chief: Jeremy Culp – Dad

Sponsors: JDC & Son Trucking

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 4th Year Racing at Wheel2Wheel

3 Fun Facts:

  1. I love racing!
  2. I have a pug named Luke
  3. I go to a Christian School and love to pray!

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Name: AJ Thornell

Car Number: 2

Birth Date: 07/24/2007

Hometown: Riverside, CA

Crew Chief: Travis Bonnell/Jimmy Thornell

Sponsors:

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: Over 20 main event wins in go-karts, has won main event at 4 different race tracks, started racing at 5 years old

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Name: Lyla Bonham

Car Number: 4

Birth Date: 02/03/2003

Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Dad

Sponsors: 1st Place Motorsports – Apple Valley, Apple Valley Nut & Bolt, Bear Valley Pet & Animal Supply – Big Bear, The Fish Locker – Big Bear, Rebel Signs – Big Bear, Metal Recovery – Apple Valley

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: Finished 3rd place in season points for 2015 for Intermediate Class, 4th in Wheel2Wheel Raceway’s 2014 Rookie of the Year points for Intermediate Class, 2016 Wheel2Wheel Raceway’s Points Champion Intermediate Class

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Name: Lydia Browne

Car Number: 16

Birth Date: 02/07/2007

Hometown: Glendora, CA

Crew Chief: Todd Browne – dad

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: First year at Wheel2Wheel Raceway

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Name: Kayla Pollard

Nickname: The Wild Child, Bug

image07Car Number: 21

Date: 02/13/2003 Hometown: Apple Valley, CA

Crew Chief: Papa Gerry, John Aden

Sponsors: John Aden – 777 Racecars, Papa & Nana -Financial Vision and Investment Services,  Big Ben -DJ Safety, Nutty Bolts,  Jersey Mikes, K&N, Daytec, Mullen Designs, Dennis Johnson Embroidery

Driver Career Highlights & Experience:                    2015 Wheel2Wheel Raceway Intermediate Track Champion,  2014 Wheel2Wheel Raceway Championship 3rd in points, 2013 Wheel2Wheel Raceway Championship 2nd in Points in her first year of racing, 2013 Rookie of the Year, many podiums finishes

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Name:  Dax Rucker   Nickname: Big D

Car Number: 71

Birth Date: 03/28/12

Hometown: Apple Valley

Crew Chief: Dad – Brian Rucker

Sponsors: Big D Racing

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: First Season Racing at Wheel2Wheel

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Name: Chris Gregory Jr

Nickname: JR

Car Number: 40

Birth Date: 04/14/05

Hometown: Victorville, CA

Crew Chief & Car Owner: Dad- Chris Gregory Sr

Sponsors:  Hattrix, Cool Image Heating and Air, Cycle Gear, 1st Place Motorsports

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: 2nd season at Wheel2Wheel Raceway

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Name: Cole Browne

Car Number: 11

Birth Date: 02/27/09   Age: 9

Hometown: Glendora, CA

Crew Chief & Car Owner: Dad – Todd Browne

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: Rookie season at Wheel2Wheel Raceway

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#16 Lydia Browne

#33 Porter Tippets

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W2W Open Dirt Karts:

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Name: Jefro Blalock              Nickname: Jefro 

Car Number: 41

Birth Date: 03/18/73

Hometown: Frogpond, NC

Crew Chief: Dacey Blalock

Marital Status: Married to Christi, 5 kids Morgan 23, Hannah 21, Kaddee 19, Dacey 17, Daytona 15

Sponsors: Racey Day MotorSports, A-Absolute Transport, Goody Box Vending, Big Ed’s Fabrication

Driver Career Highlights & Experience: All American 2000-2010, Figure 8’s Street Stock Mini Stock IMCA Mods, Pro Stocks 2012-2013, Wheel2Wheel Raceway Kart Sr 2017-2018, Wheel2Wheel Raceway Open Kart 2018

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