Rusty Coward drives the #31c Sports Mod
car. His home track is Paris Motor Speedway. He lives in
Team members helping Rusty are:
Carol Coward, Gary Hathcock, Doc Barham, Jack Barnard, David O'Dell,
Danny & Cootsie McLeland, Cody Coward, Neather Coward.
Rusty started racing in 2001 in the
Hobby Stock Class at Paris Motor Speedway because he'd been on the pit
crew for another racer and decided to buy his own car. His first
win was in '02 in the Hobby Class at Paris Motor Speedway. Career
highlights include '01 Track Champion in Hobby Stock Class at Paris
Motor Speedway, '02 Paris Motor Speedway Shootout winner in Hobby Stock,
'02 and '03 PMS finishing 4th in the Points in Hobby Stock, '05 finished
3rd in the Points at Paris Motor Speedway in Hobby Stock, '06 finished
8th in the Points at PMS in Hobby Stock and '07 Paris Motor Speedway
King of the Hill in Hobby Stock.
The thrill of racing for Rusty is being
out on the track with a full class of cars and taking the Green Flag.
His most exciting racing moment was winning Track Championship in '01 at
Paris Motor Speedway in Hobby Stock without ever winning a Feature.
He's most proud of being able to come out and have his friends and
family cheer him on and making many new friends.
Rusty's racing hero is Dale Earnhardt.
Of racing, Rusty says, "Racing is a huge
adrenaline rush. One of the best things though is finding out that
dirt track racing is one huge family!".