Richard "Doodle" Dickens
Richard "Doodle" Dickens drives the #85
IOFS Outlaw Figure 8 Class car. His home track is Beech Bend
Raceway but he can also be found racing at Anderson Speedway and
Plymouth Speedway. He lives in Bowling Green, KY.
Team members helping Richard are:
Billy Williams, Angie Dickens, Jay Parrish, Willie Johnson, all friends
and family, Jerry Cohron, and fellow IOFS Drivers.
Richard started racing in 1994 in the
Figure 8 Class at Beech Bend Raceway because he grew up with his Dad
racing and always found it interesting. Once he got old enough to
start racing, he built a car. His first win was in '96 in the
Figure 8 Class at Beech Bend Raceway. Career highlights include
'03, '04, '05, '06 and '08 Beech Bend Raceway Figure 8 Champion and '09
IOFS Street Stock Champion.
The thrill of racing for Richard is the
rush you get! It's exciting! His most exciting racing moment
was capturing his first Figure 8 victory. He's most proud of
capturing many victories and all his Championships.
Richard's racing heroes are Dale
Earnhardt Sr and numerous Figure 8 drivers.
Of racing, Richard says, "Racing is a
very fun and expensive hobby but the thrill you receive from doing and
fan appreciation makes it worthwhile. I have formed many lifelong
friendships due to racing!".
His favorite racing websites