Joel Van Devender
Joel Van Devender drives the Bracket 1
Class Dragster. His home track is Mobile Dragway but he can also
be found racing at Gulfport Dragway. He lives in Grand Bay, AL.
Joel started racing in 1987 in the
Bracket 1 Class at Mobile Dragway because he liked speed and stopped
street racing. He lost his first race in a '78 Fairmont with a 351
motor. Career highlights include '92 2 Runner UPs in Atlanta,
finishing 3rd in Points at Mobile Dragway in '11.
The thrill of racing for Joel is the
Joel's racing hero is Bob Glidden.
Of racing, Joel says, "Fun and costly!".
His favorite racing websites are