Jennifer McMurray drives the #24 Late
Model Super Truck and Late Model Stock car. She lives in
Rutherfordton, NC. Her home track is Hickory Motor Speedway but she
can also be found racing at Tri County Speedway.
She started racing in 1996 in the Go-Karts
at the Buckcreek Speedway after going to a Go-Kart race to watch, her Dad
asked her if she would like to do that and Jennifer said yes. Her
first win was in 1997 in the Go-karts at Buckcreek Speedway. Career
highlights include: Go-Karts - 1999 Blue Plate Champion (Jr.
Sportsman II), Jr. Restricted Champion and Jr. Stock Champion 2001 at
Riverside Kartway, Jr. Sportsman I 1997 Buckcreek Speedway, she won the
Thanksgiving Thunder 2000 at Georgia Karting complex, and she won the
State Race in Jr. Stock Division at Riverside Kartway.
The thrill of racing for Jennifer is that
she enjoys the speed, the adrenaline rush and it is fun to (sometimes)
beat the boys. She's most proud of winning her Championships in
Go-Karts, winning all of her races in Go-Karts and being able to be
Jeff Gordon and Shane Huffman are
Jennifer's racing heroes.
Of racing, Jennifer says, "That I hope to
be racing Winston Cup by the time I'm 20!".