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Johanna Godinez drives the #83 Thunder
Roadster Class car. Her home track is Ponce International Speedway
but she can also be found racing at Lowes Motor Speedway. She
lives in Davidson, NC.
Team members helping Johanna are:
Kyle Beattie, Neil Contor, Cecilia Gochoco, Terry Allen, Manuel Godinez,
Rysa Racing. Kyle Beattie is the car owner.
Johanna started racing in 2003 in the
Tag Light Class at Guayama, Puerto Rico for the love of the sport.
Her first win was in 2004 in the Rotax Light Class at Homestead Motor
Speedway. Career highlights include finishing 3rd in National
Championship at Guayama, PR in '03, 2nd place in Rotax Max Challenge
Championship South FL. '04, 3rd place Formula Renault Championship
at Ponce PR '05.
The thrill of racing for Johanna is the
competition, passing, getting passed and beating the boys! Her
most exciting racing moment was racing the Formula Renault Championship
against her Dad! She's most proud of the fact that she moved on
her own from Puerto Rico to North Carolina to race and made it happen!!
Johanna's racing hero is her Dad, Manuel
Of racing, Johanna says, "It's a great
sport that shows you focus, the art of competition and patience!".