Ray Yates drives the #55 Mini Stock Class
car. He lives in Scranton, SC. His home track is Sumter
Speedway but he can also be found racing at I-20 Speedway.
He started racing in 2000 in the Mini
Stock Class at Sumter Speedway because of his son. In his first
year, he finished in the top 10.
The thrill of racing for Ray is the
sportsmanship, the rush and the great friends made. His most
exciting racing moment was finishing in 2nd place. He's most proud
of just being able to have the experience.
Ray's racing hero is Dale Earnhardt Sr.
Of racing, Ray says, "Fun, exciting, good
fellowship, meeting good people!".