Neil "Possum" McKenzie
Neil "Possum" McKenzie drives the #1 Mini
Stock Class car. He lives in Sumter, SC. His home track is
Sumter Speedway but he could also be found racing at Timmonsville, when it
Neil's #1 car is the red and silver Ford
He started racing in 1985 in the Fun Class
at Timmonsville, SC for the fun and excitement, thrills and chills!
His first win was in 1987 in the Fun Class at Timmonsville. His over
60 wins include 1992 Fun Class Champion, 1994 Half-Point Champion, Hard
Charger Award in 1994, Track Champion in Mini Stock in 1998, 1999, 2000
The thrill of racing for Neil is the
competition. His most exhilarating racing moment was his first win
at Timmonsville in the Fun Class. He's most proud of his Feature
wins and his Championships.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is Neil's racing hero.
Of racing, Neil says, "It's fun, exciting
and a good sport most of the time!".