Bubba Trinkle drives the #3 Super Stock
Class car. His home track is Salem Speedway but he can also be
found racing at Bluegrass Speedway and Thunder Valley Speedway.
Team members helping Bubba are:
Tony Trinkle, Richard Gilliatt, Mike Trinkle. Rapidfire
Motorsports is the car owner.
He started racing in 1991 in the Mini
Late Model Class at Thunder Valley Raceway because his family has been
racing since 1940. His first win was in 1993 in the Mini Late
Models at Thunder Valley Raceway. Career highlights include 1999
PTRA Points Champion at Thunder Valley Speedway, Sportsdrome, North
Vernon and Bluegrass Speedway. 2001 NAPA Main 100 winner, Salem
Speedway 2001 Rookie of the Year.
The thrill of racing for Bubba is
putting all your problems behind and going as fast as you can. His
most exciting racing moment was winning the NAPA Auto Main 100.
He's most proud of being able to build other cars for people.
Bubba's racing hero is Dale Earnhardt.
Of racing, Bubba says, "When everything
is set up at the track right there is nothing better to watch.
Don't lose before you get there!".
Bubba's favorite racing website is