Jim Hardison drives the #444 Late Model
Class car. His home track is Southern Oklahoma Speedway, but he can
also be found racing at El Paso Speedway Park & Southern New Mexico
lives in Edmond, OK.
Team members helping Jim are:
Shannon Peterson, Rita Hardison and John Hardison.
Jim started racing in '78 in the Street
Stock at Sunbowl Speedway because his Dad raced & it's in his blood.
His first win was that same year in the
Street Stock Class at the Sunbowl Speedway. Career highlights include
top ten finish in any year he has run more than 50% of the year.
The thrill of racing for Jim is the
adrenaline rush. His most exciting racing moment was winning his first
spring car race as a rookie at age 57. He is most proud of always trying
to put on a good show for the crowd and maintaining a good appearing
Jim's racing hero is his Dad (Jim
Hardison Sr.) and Dale Earnhardt Sr.
Of racing, Jim says, "You just have
to do it, to get it!".
Jim's favorite racing website is