John Perkins Jr.
John Perkins Jr. drives the #7 Dromer
X-treme 8 Class car. His home track is Sportsdrome Speedway but he can
also be found racing at Beech Bend Speedway. He lives in
Team members helping John are:
Wife - Deanna, Dennis & Dion Noel, Justin Davis, Kenneth Shake, Arthur
Shake, Warren & Doris Shoemaker, John Basham, Tommy Brown, Allan
Williams Jr., Mike Kestler.
John started racing in 1998 in the
Street Stock 8 class at Sportsdrome because of his Dad. His first
win was in 2000 in the Street Stock 8 Class at Sportsdrome. Career
highlights include 5 wins in 2004, the best of which was the Feature on
Figure 8 Madness Night!
The thrill of racing for John is trying
not to get hit in the X. His most exciting racing moment was last
year's Figure 8 Madness win. He's most proud of being a clean
John's racing heroes are his Dad, John
Perkins Sr. and Leonard Basham.
Of racing, John says, "Racing people are
like family. We will fight but we are always there to help also!".
John's favorite racing website is