Chase McWhorter drives the #1C Chevette
Class car. He lives in Kings Mountain, KY. His home track is
Ponderosa Speedway, but he can also be found racing at Lake Cumberland
Speedway and Richmond Speedway.
Team members helping Chase are: Dad,
Mom, Ma & D, PaPa & MaMa, Mike Clem.
He started racing in 2000 in Go Karts at Lightning Valley, because it was a
family tradition. His first win was in 2000 in Purple
Class at Lightning Valley.
Career highlights include 5 Kart
Championships, 2001-Jr. Restricted Purple Plate at Richmond
Raceway, 2002-Jr. Restricted Purple and Blue at Lightening Valley, 2003- Jr. Restricted Purple and Blue
at Lightning Valley. First Chevette win on July 16, 2004 at age 11,
best finish in Modified was 5th with 2 Heat wins, 6 Feature wins in
Chevette in 2005 and 9 Feature wins so far in 2006.
The thrill of racing for Chase is pulling
into Victory Lane. His most exciting racing moment was his
first win in the Chevette Class. He is most proud of his 5 Track Champions in 3 Years
and of placing 7th in National Race at Tunica, MS in 2003. So many
wins and still more than two years away from having his drivers license!
Chase's racing hero is Scott Bloomquist.
Of racing, Chase says, "It's a lot of
fun and everyone should be fortunate enough to try it!".
Chase's favorite racing websites are