James Gillean drives the #6 Southern Sport
Modified Class car. His home track is
Outlaw Motorsports Park. He
lives in Muskogee, OK. His website is
Team members helping James are: Chris
Moore, James Shoemake, Wade Cagle and Danny Leatherman. James Gillean is
the car owner.
James started racing in '04 in the
Pure Stock Class at Outlaw Motorsports Park because he had watched his
Uncle Danny race since he was 3 years old and he wanted to be just like
him. His first win was
that same year. Career
highlights include 3 wins in 7 starts at Outlaw Motorsports Park and
Salina Highbanks Speedway in 2004, 26 Feature wins in 32 starts at
Outlaw Motorsports Park, Salina Highbanks Speedway and Tri-State
Speedway in 2005, 16 Feature wins in 21 starts at Outlaw Motorsports
Park, Salina Highbanks Speedway and Tri-State Speedway in 2006, 18
Feature wins in 22 starts at Outlaw Motorsports Park, Salina Highbanks
Speedway and Tri-State Speedway in 2007, Track championship at Outlaw
Motorsports Park & 18 Feature wins in 24 starts in 2008.
The thrill of racing for James is
just the love of the sport and the people. His most exciting racing moment was
winning the spooker at Tri-State Speedway 3 out of 4 years. He is most
proud of his 2008 championship
James's racing hero is Mark Martin and
his Unclue Danny Leatherman.
Of racing, James says "It's the most fun
you could ever have in your life!"
His favorite racing website is