Baron races out of Connelly's Springs NC.
His home track is Hickory Motor Speedway. He also races at Tri
County Lonesome Pine and Summerville.
Baron began racing in 1992 in a super
stock at Hickory Motor Speedway. He started racing because "I ran my mouth
too much to my friends and I had to prove it."
He got his first win at Hickory in a
street stock in 2001. In 2001 he set a track record twice in pure stock at
hickory. He also set a track record at Summersville in a cruiser
bruiser. He got 3 wins in 2001 and 10 poles.
When ask about the thrill of racing he
said. "I wish I knew! Maybe doing better than other expect of me."
He is most proud of his first pole award.
Quote on racing: "How much is this gonna