Robert Shepard drives the #51 Modified
Class car. He lives in Ogden, KS. His home track is Salina
Speedway but he can also be found racing at Beatrice Speedway.
He started racing in 1998 in the Modified
Class at Salina Speedway because he hot lapped one. His first win
was in 1999 in the Modified Class at Salina Speedway. Robert has had
4 Feature wins, one big show win in 2002 and 2 Heat wins at Super
The thrill of racing for Robert is being
on the gas and nothing but checks. His most exciting racing moment
is when the car is working perfectly and he's out front! He's most
proud of anytime he's in lead!
Lyle Shepard is Robert's racing hero.
Of racing, Robert says, "It's
exciting...come out and watch...you will love it. Especially after
you get to know the drivers...really!".