Matthew Pratt drives the #8J truck in
the Thunder Truck Class. His home track is Spoon River Speedway but
he can also be found racing at Macomb. He lives in Havana, IL.
People who help Matthew are: Joni, Chad, Big Chad, Terry, and Doug.
Matthew started racing in 2004 in the
Hornet Class at Spoon River Speedway because his cousins raced and Matthew
had helped them in the pits, so he thought he would give it a try.
Career highlights include finishing 3rd his first night out. The
thrill of racing for Matthew is just to have fun on the weekends.
Of racing, Matthew says, "We only live
once, balls to the walls!".
His favorite racing website is