Nick Shotko drives the #19 Engine Pro
Super Stock and Coors Lite Late Model Class car. His home track is
Berlin Raceway. He lives in Grand Rapids, MI.
Team members helping Nick are:
Crew Chief - John Vandenend, Car Owners - Don & Brian Dewitt, Dad - Bill
Shotko Sr., Brother - Billy Shotko.
Nick started racing in 1999 in the
Sportsman Class at Berlin Raceway because the sport just grew on him and
he followed in his brother's and Dad's footsteps. His first win
was that same year. Career highlights include working for D&B
The thrill of racing for Nick is racing
with family. His most exciting racing moment was starting 9th in a
race and going to the lead in 20 laps, then back to the rear of field
and through traffic to the lead again in same race. he's most
proud of having the knowledge of building the car and then driving the
Nick's racing hero is Butch Miller.
Of racing, Nick says, "Got to go to
school before you go to work! Learn about the car and its workings
before you drive it!".
His favorite racing websites are