Clint Almquist drives the #8 Limited Stock
Class car. He lives in Cornelious, NC. His home track is
Blythe Speedway but he can also be found racing at Irwindale and Concord
He started racing in 1996 in the Pure
Stock Class at Blythe Speedway following in his father's footsteps.
His first win was in 1996 in the Pure Stock class at Blythe. In 1996
Clint was Rookie of the Year at Blythe Speedway in the Pure Stock Class.
In 1997 Clint was Track Champion in Hobby Stock at Blythe Speedway.
The thrill of racing for Clint is the
close competition and the pressure. His most exciting racing moment
was his first win. He's most proud of his Track Championship and his
Robby Gordon is Clint's racing hero.
Of racing, Clint says, "It's harder than
it looks, but it's a lot of fun!".