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Kurt Allison drives the #48x UMP
Modified Class car. His home track is Shadyhill Speedway but he
can also be found racing at Kankakee Speedway and Bunker Hill Speedway.
He lives in Valparaiso, IN.
Team members helping Kurt are:
Grandpa Allison, Jeff Barger, Bob Barger, Mike Hollifield. Bruce
Allison is the car owner.
Kurt started racing in 1998 in the Go
Kart Class at Southbend Raceway Park because it was a hobby and
something to do with his Dad on weekends. His first win was in
1999 in the Go Karts Class at Southbend Raceway Park. Career
highlights include Southbend Raceway Park 2 time Track Champion in Go
Karts, Michiana Karters Club 2002 Driver of the Year in Go Karts, Great
Lake Sprint Series 2003 Regional Championship in Go Karts, Independent
Modified Association 2004 Rookie of the Year, Independent Modified
Association Top 5 in Season Points in '05 and '06.
The thrill of racing for Kurt is the
competitiveness. His most exciting racing moment was coming from
last and finishing first in the 2-Cycle Yamaha Go Kart Race at the
Southbend Regional Airport.
Kurt's racing hero is Jeff Gordon.