Russ Adams drives the #74 Late Model Class
car. His home track is Peoria Speedway but he can also be found
racing at Fairbury Speedway. He lives in Princeville, IL.
Team members helping Russ are:
Terry Aaron UMP Crew Chief, Ryan Barker.
Russ started racing in 1996 in the Road
Racing class because he's been into cars his entire life. Career
highlights include winning Drag race at age 16, won Sports Car Ginerman
Race Way beating 6 of Pro Trans Am teams.
The thrill of racing for Russ is the
challenge of it. Dirt racing is so unpredictable. His most
exciting racing moment was losing brakes at end of the runway at Road of
America, car caught on fire at Memphis. He's most proud of being
around the guys. You have friends so you can't make it too
Russ's racing hero is Irv Hoerr.
Of racing, Russ says, "Better make sure
the challenge and the path and not just the success!".
His favorite racing website is