Channin Tankersley drives the #71 Sprint
Class car. He lives in Highlands, TX.
Team members helping Channin are:
Ricky Tankersley, Chuck Johnson, Jared Matlock. Ricky Tankersley
is the car owner.
Channin started racing in 1995 in the
50cc Motorcycle Class at Highlands because his Father had raced for
decades and decided to quit and get Channin into it. Career
highlights include winning the John Bankston Memorial. The Super
Series Championship, won 10 races in '05, made the Feature at the Short
The thrill of racing for Channin is the
challenge. His most exciting racing moment was coming from the
back of the A Main to win his first race. He's most proud of all
the support his friends and family give even when times are bad.
Channin's racing heroes are Jac
Hauderchild, Damion Gardner.
Of racing, Channin says, "That it is a
lot harder than it looks!".
His favorite racing website is