Duke Bare drives the #2 Kimmel Street
Stock Class car. His home track is Wythe Raceway but he can also
be found racing at Lonesome Pine Raceway and Antioch Speedway. He
lives in Meadowview, VA.
Team members helping Duke are: Pie
- Girlfriend, Erica, Ali, Hannah, Unc & Irene, Cody Dutton, Andy Johiffe,
Danny Bland, Phil, Charlie, R. J. Rusty, Brad, Uncle Jerry, John "Oz"
Cook, John McElrath, Mike Keith and many others.
Duke started racing in '92 in the Street
Stock class at Wythe Raceway because he thought he would be good at it.
His first win was in '92 in the Street Stock class at Wythe Raceway.
Career highlights include racing at over 20 different tracks, 11
different tracks in '08, 125 Feature wins, 8 Championships at 3
The thrill of racing for Duke is
winning. His most exciting racing moment was pulling out onto the
banking at Bristol Motor Speedway. He's most proud of the fact
that he's still racing.
Duke's racing hero is Ken Schrader.
Of racing, Duke says, "Don't do it
unless it's your whole life!".