Jeep Van Wormer
Jeep drives the #55 Late Model Class car.
His home track is Eldora Speedway. He lives in Pinconning, MI.
Team members helping Jeep are: Joe, Corey,
Sam, Gary, Rosie, Dad (Jeep Van Wormer I), and Mom (Carol). Iron
Motorsports is the owner of the car.
Jeep started racing in 1997 in the Street
Stock Class at Merritt Speedway because he had raced Motorcross and wanted
to advance to 4 wheels. His first win was that same year. Career
highlights include 2003 Eldora Fall National Winner, 2006 3rd Place at
World 100, 2007 Eldora Track Championship, and multiple Summer National
The thrill of racing for Jeep is the
competition. His most exciting moment was getting 3rd at the World 100 in
2006, of which he is also most proud.
Jeep's racing hero is Scott Bloomquist.
Of racing, Jeep says, "Racing is exciting
and entertaining. It's great for people of all ages!"
His favorite racing website is