Jesse Salazar drives the #18 TSRS Class
car. His home track is Thunder Hill Raceway. He lives in San
Team members helping Jesse are:
Tom Smith and family, Wally Gorice and family. The Salazar family
owns Jesse's car.
Jesse started racing in 1999 in the
Charger Class at San Antonio Speedway because of his Father and
Godfather's racing history. His first win was in '01 in the
Charger Class at San Antonio Speedway. Career highlights include
2001 Track Champion Charger Class at SAS, '04 Drive for Diversity
Program Motor Mile Speedway, '04 finished 3rd in NASCAR Late Model SAS.
The thrill of racing for Jesse is the
competition and the speed. His most exciting racing moment was
going to Texas World Speedway running 2.9 mile Road Course and finishing
2nd! He's most proud of his family. This team is family
owned and run.
Jesse's racing hero is his Father and
Of racing, Jesse says, "We have to keep
Southern Texas racing alive!".
His favorite racing website is