Chris Bolyard drives the #87 Thunder Class
car. His home track is Mt. Lawn Speedway. He lives in
Team members helping Chris are:
Bill & Kathy Shoemaker, Bill Clark, Barb Clark and Jack.
Chris started racing in 1990 in the
Figure 8 class at several small tracks in IN and KY because he grew up
around it. His first win was in '90 in the Figure 8 class at Rush
County Fair and in '99 in the Thunder Class at Mt. Lawn Speedway.
Career highlights include finishing 3rd in Figure 8 in Points three
times, finishing 4th in Points at Mt. Lawn Speedway in '96 and winning
in his Dad's car in '01.
The thrill of racing for Chris is close
and clean racing and winning. His most exciting racing moment was
winning a Figure 8 race at Franklin TN in Reverse for the last 3 laps.
He's most proud of earning and keeping the respect of fellow drivers
because you race them clean.
Chris's racing hero is Bob Fields.
Of racing, Chris says, "It's a good