Jake Griffin drives the #08 UMP Modified
and CRA Pavement Late Model Class cars. His home track is Quincy
Raceway but he can be found racing all over the Midwest.
Team members helping Jake are:
Vinnie, Billy, Tony, Dad. JGR is the car owner.
Jake started racing in 2002 in the 90
Four Wheeler Class because it's in his family. His first win was
that same year. Career highlights include finishing 2nd in the
ULMA National Points, 9 Track Championships, 1 Region 5 Championship,
over 150 career wins, 350 Top 5's and over 500 Top 10's.
The thrill of racing for Jake is
EVERYTHING! His most exciting racing moment was winning the Super
Late Model race in front of his home town. He's most proud of
having all these opportunities at a young age.
Jake's racing hero is himself.
Of racing, Jake says, "That it is a
great sport for family!".
Jake's favorite racing website is