Eric Cooper drives in any class with a
payout with his '74 Vega/'78 Kawaski Motorcyle. His home track is
Coles County Dragway but he can also be found racing at Terre Haute
Action Track. He lives in Martinsville, IL.
Eric started racing in '88 in the Street
Class at Coles County Dragway probably because of family. He
doesn't remember if he won or lost his first race which would have been
in his '66 El Camino with a 285 Chevy engine (which he still has).
Career highlights include winning his
first race at Terre Haute Action Track, Points Champion 2 years, Driver
Of The Year and King Of The Track in '11.
The thrill of racing for Eric is
winning. He's most proud of winning Championships. He just hopes
he still has highlights to get.
Eric's racing hero is his dad, Larry
Of racing, Eric says, "Don't line up to