Derrick Long drives the #38 Young Guns
Class car. He lives in Gastonia, N.C. His home track is Lowe's Motor
Speedway abut he can also be found racing at Concord and Senoia.
He started racing in 2002 in Young Guns
class at Lowe's because he has grown up around the Super Models.
Career highlight so far include finishing second in his first Dirt
Race he ran.
The thrills of racing for Derrick are
doing something he loves to do and moving through the pack. His most
exciting racing moment was at Coswell County, racing for the lead. He is
most proud of the way he has improved so much and being just a few
feet from his first win.
Derrick's racing hero is Jeff Gordon.
Of racing, Derrick says, " Keep at it,
never give up. It has it's ups and down".