Scott Joplin drives the #53 Frank Kimmel
Street Stock Class car. He lives in Cheraw, SC.
Team members helping Scott are:
Kenny Deese, Randy Bedford, Wade Sellers, Ron Walker, Tommy Poston.
Scott started racing in '78 in the
Street Stock Class at Hartsville and Dillon, SC for the love of racing.
His first win was in '85 in the Drag Race class at Darlington, SC.
Career highlights include building race cars for 30 years and racing
The thrill of racing for Scott is the
speed, challenge and friendships. His most exciting racing moment
was building 2 Daytona Dash race cars that raced at Daytona in '84 and
working on Rick Newsom and J D McDuffies Cup cars in the '80's.
He's most proud of just being involved in racing for his entire life.
That's all he ever had to do in life is build race cars every
day....circle track cars and drag cars.
Scott's racing heroes are Dick Brooks,
James Hy Hon, Richard Childress, Cecil Gordon, Lennie Pond, drivers who
raced in the '60's, '79's, '80's and built their own cars.
Of racing, Scott says, "Get involved,
very addicting, ultimate high!".
All racing websites are Scott's