Zack Merritt drives the #74 Sprint Class
car. His home track is Colorado National Speedway. He lives in
Team members helping Zack are:
Billy Stone, James Martinez, Darwin Merritt, Tim Basham. Don
Merritt is the car owner.
Zack started racing in 1997 in the Go
Kart Class at IMF because he liked to go fast. His first win was
in '98 in the IMF Jr1 Alcohol Go Kart at IMF. Career highlights
include '98 IHF Jr 1 Champion at IMF, 2003 Colorad Outlaw Micro Sprint
Champion, '05 highest Points average Lincoln County Raceway in Micro
The thrill of racing for Zack is the
speed, flat out competition, doing whatever he can to be the best.
His most exciting racing moment was going to Lincoln County Raceway the
first time and winning. He's most proud of winning races and
Championships on a shoestring budget.
Zack's racing hero is Daris Allison.
Of racing, Zack says, "The biggest thing
I would like people to understand there is a lot that goes into turning
left, not just turning the wheel!".
His favorite racing website is