Jake Kruger drives the #71 Lone Star
Legacy's Class car. His home track is Thunder Hill Raceway, but he
can also be found racing at Corpus Christi Speedway. He lives in
Team members helping Jake are:
Bill Kruger, Deb Kruger, Nikki Kruger, John Martin. Bill Kruger is
the car owner.
Jake started racing in 1999 in the
Quarter Midgets Class at Austin Speedway because his Dad raced.
His first win was in 2005 in the Bandolero Class at Texas Motor
Speedway. Career highlights include Senior Stock Champion in '03
in Quarter Midgets, 4th in the Nation in Bandoleros in '05, first win at
Thunder Hill Raceway in '06, Lone Star Legacys, '06 Rookie of the Year
Lone Star Legacys.
The thrill of racing for Jake is being
able to race as much as possible. His most exciting racing moment
was when he won his first Legacy race on July 15, 2006. He's most
proud of the many races that he has won and finishing 4th in the Nation
Jake's racing hero is his Dad, Bill
Of racing, Jake says, "It is a thrilling
athletic sport, it's fun and it's a lot of hard work!".
His favorite racing website is