Chris Graves drives the #17c Hornet Class
car. His home track is Charleston Speedway. He lives in
Team members helping Chris are:
Raymond Kennedy, Hannah Stites, Karlena Graves, Jim Graves, Dave Newton,
Chris started racing in 2005 in the
Hornet class at Charleston Speedway and Vermillion County Speedway
because it is a family tradition. His first win was in '05 at
Vermillion County Speedway. Career highlights include beating his
Dad for the first time when Chris started 13th and finished 3rd and his
Dad started 3rd and finished 13th.
The thrill of racing for Chris is going
3 wide. His most exciting racing moment was his first Heat win.
He's most proud of finishing 3rd in the Points at Vermillion County
Speedway in '07.
Chris's racing hero is his Dad, Jim
Of racing, Chris says, "It's an
Chris's favorite racing website is