Jimmy Ray drives the #9 USMTS Modified
Class car. His home track is Southern New Mexico Speedway and El
Paso Speedway Park. He lives in Las Cruces, NM.
Team members helping Jimmy are:
Jimmy started racing in 1960 in the
Street Stock Class at Drag Strips because he loved gears and parts.
He liked to hear the engines scream. His first win was in '82 in
the Stock Cars at Southern New Mexico Speedway. Career highlights
include 14 Series Championships in Stock, Super Stocks, Modifieds and
The thrill of racing for Jimmy is to
make a car and develop it. His most exciting racing moments are
really to many to remember. He is proud of Las Cruces and El Paso
tracks. He and Royal Jones promote them. After 20 plus years
of promotion and always racing something, he is a happy participant.
He's most proud that he purchased only 1 Modified frame, built his own
cars and engines.
Jimmy's racing heroes are A J Foyt, Tony
Stewart, Jimmy Johnson and Carl Trimmer from Tuscon who won 700 Main
Of racing, Jimmy says, "You get what you
His favorite racing website is