Dave Popielarz drives the #4 Hornet Class
car. He lives in Brownsburg, IN. His home track is Indianapolis Speedrome.
He started racing in 2003 in the Hornet
Class at Indianapolis Speedrome for the fun of it. Dave's first win
was in 2004 at the Indianapolis Speedrome. Career highlights include being
a mechanic on Indy car #27, driven by Dario Franchitti, owned by Andrette
The thrill of racing for Dave was wining
his first Heat. One of his most exciting moments was kissing the toothless
trophy queen. He is most proud of his wife.
Dave's racing hero is Tim Richmond.
Of racing, Dave says, "Grass roots is
better than Big Time any day!"