Shawn Smith drives the #86 Dash Series
Class truck. His home track is Salem Speedway but he can also be
found racing at Highland Rim. He lives in Louisville, KY.
Team members helping Shawn are:
Mike Angelini, Kevin Gardner, Chester Dennis.
Shawn started racing in 1992 in the Mini
Stock Class at Louisville Motor Speedway after starting out on a pit
crew and then started driving the following year. His first win
was in 1994 in the Mini Stock Class at Louisville Motor Speedway.
Career highlights include 1996 - 2001 Champion in Thunder Trucks at LMS,
2002-2003 Champion in Dash Series at Salem Speedway.
The thrill of racing for Shawn is the
competition. His most exciting racing moment was winning
championships 3 yeas in a row at LMS in '01 and Salem in '02 and '03.
He's most proud of being competitive doing most of the work with no
Shawn's racing hero is Dale Earnhardt
Of racing, Shawn says, "If you don't
have money or help, but a boat!".