Garrett Russell drives the #3:16 Crate
Late Model Class car. His home track is Tri City Speedway but he
can also be found racing at Highland Speedway and Belle-Claire Speedway.
He lives in Warden, IL.
Team members helping Garrett are:
Dad, Mom, God and Grandma Chadler. Bill Russell is the car owner.
Garrett started racing in 1999 in the
Quarter Midget class at Greenville IL. His first win was in '99 in
the Jr. Novice Class at Greenville. Career highlights include
multi Track Championships at Greenville and Bunker Hill.
The thrill of racing for Garrett is
strapping in and feeling the adrenaline rush. His most exciting
racing moment was his first Late Model win at Mt. Vernon Speedway in
'06. He's most proud of his multiple Track Championships.
Garrett's racing hero is Carl Edwards.
Of racing, Garrett says, "Never start
...it's a horribly expensive hobby!".
His favorite racing website is