Josh Griffith drives the #97 Street Stock
Class car. His home track is Charleston Speedway but he can also
be found racing at Fayette County Speedway. He lives in
Team members helping Josh are:
Mom, Dad, Tonya, Alexis, Jake, Zae, Kyndel, Braxtown, Austin, Gary,
Nathan, Matt, Uncle Jim, Aunt Patsy. Griffith Family Motorsports
is the car owner.
Josh started racing in 1997 in the
Modified Class at Sullivan Speedway in Indiana as a family hobby.
His first win was in '06 in the Street Stock Class at Clay County
Speedway. Career highlights include '06 Illinois State UMP Street
Stock State Champion, '06 Charleston Speedway Track Champion.
The thrill of racing for Josh is the
thrill of winning. His most exciting racing moment was winning the
State Title, winning a Feature backwards at Clay County Speedway.
He's most proud of winning the State Title.
Josh's racing hero is Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Of racing, Josh says, It is not as easy
as it looks!"
His favorite racing website is