Stephen Ford drives the #86 Kart/Purple
Plate Class car. His home track is Johnston County Speedway but he
can also be found racing at Riverside Speedway and Southern Pitt.
He lives in Willow Spring, NC.
Team members helping Stephen are:
Daddy, Mama, Jessica, Mason and Devin. Ford Brothers Motorsports
is the car owner.
Stephen started racing in 2004 in the
Kid Kart Class at Johnston County Speedway because he likes to go fast!
His first win was in April of 2004 in the Kid Kart Class at Johnston
County Speedway. Career highlights include 2004 Johnston County
Kid Kart Champion, 2005 3rd place finish in Points in Beginner Purple at
JCS, 3rd place finish in Points at Highway 24 Raceway in Purple Plate
and 2005 5th place finish in Points at JCS in Burris National Series.
The thrill of racing for Stephen is to
win! His most exciting racing moment was winning his first Purple
Place race at Richlands. He's most proud of his 2004 Kid Kart
Stephen's racing heroes are his
Granddaddy Charlie, his Daddy and his Uncle Matt.
Of racing, Stephen says, "It's fun!
Try as hard as you can!".
Stephen's favorite racing website is