Darrin Walch drives the #5w Modified Class
car. His home track is Echo Valley Speedway but he can also be
found racing at Farley Speedway. He lives in Postville, IA.
Team members helping Darrin are:
Harlan Walch, Tony Schlee, Larry Plaht, Todd Walch, Brian Livergood, Tom
Benson, Rick Gunderson, wife Jodi and children Magan, Stacy and Cole.
He started racing in 1998 in the Pure
Stock Class at Nordic Speedway because he enjoyed the speed. His
first win was that same year. Career highlights include 1999
Nordic Speedway Pure Stock Point Champion, 2000 Nordic Speedway Hobby
Stock Point Champion and 2001 Nordic Speedway Hobby Stock Point
The thrill of racing for Darrin is
running side by side. He's most proud of winning 3 Championships
in a row, while moving up a class.
Darrin's favorite racing website is