John "The Jet" Scarborough
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John Scarborough drives the #61s Modified
Class car. His home track is Fonda Speedway but he can also be
found racing at Utica Rome Speedway. He lives in Bomoseen, VT.
Team members helping John are Robyn,
Frankie, Lula, Frank Sr, Mark and Brett. Scarborough Motorsports
is the car owner.
John started racing in 1986 in the 2
Cycle Go Karts at Dodge City Speedway and Sugarhill Raceway because he
was involved in working on cars and decided to go racing himself.
His family was involved in local racing. His first win was in 1987
in Go Karts at Sugarhill Raceway. Career highlights include 1989
Hygroove Championship, 1994 Frogtown Championship, 2006 Fonda Speedway
Championship, 40 career Feature wins, 470 Career starts, raced on both
dirt and asphalt in 4 states and 2 Canadian Providences.
His most exciting racing moment was the
2006 Fonda Speedway Championship and 3 wins. He's most proud of
Fonda Speedway wins and Championship. Some guys have raced there
for many years and never have won a race or a Championship. The
place has a ton of history.
John's racing heroes are Coville and
Of racing, John says, "I work hard at
getting my sponsors, working on the car and winning races and
Championships. The racing world is a small place and has no room
for fly by night heroes and have raced type racers. Respect the
guys who have been here for a long time and will continue to be here for
a lot longer! Fly First Class with the jet!".
His favorite racing website is