Ed Gibbons drives the #07 Late Model Class
car. He lives in Manning, SC. His home track is Sumter
He started racing in 1982 in the Late
Model Class at Florence Motor Speedway and Darlington Speedway after
racing Go-Karts. His first win was in 1982 in the Late Model Class
at Hartsville-Darlington Speedway. Career highlights include 2001
Carolina Clash Championship, JW Hunt 200 at Concord Speedway $20,000 win,
Big 10 Championship at Concord, Hav-A-Tampa $10,000 win at Sumter
Speedway, Gold Cup 100 Ocala Speedway $10,000 and Hav-A-Tampa win at
The thrill of racing for Ed is the
competition and speed! His most exciting racing moment was the
$10,000 Hav-A-Tampa win at Sumter Speedway. He's most proud of
having been able to race as long as he has and stay competitive.
Ed's racing hero is his Dad.
Of racing, Ed says, "Dirt Late Model cars
have engines equal to the Nextel Cup cars. If you haven't been to a
race, come watch us race!".