Samantha Gargus dives the #96S 600cc Class
car. Her home track is Riverside International Speedway, but can also be
found racing at I-30 Speedway. She lives in Memphis, TN.
Team members helping Samantha are: Joe
Hutchinson, Bo Wilson, and Scott Sartih. Ben Gargus is the car owner.
Samantha started racing in 1996 in the
Go-Karts Class at Palestine, AR. because she liked to go fast and loved
the challenge. Her firs win was in 1997 in the Go-Kart Class at Palestine.
Career highlights include wining Tunica and her first race in the 600 Mini
Sprints; which were also her most exciting moments
The thrill of racing for Samantha is going
fast. She is most proud of being able to race because she is a girl.
Samantha's racing hero is Earnhardt.
Of racing, Samantha says, "It is funa an
it teaches you alot.