Rick Runde drives the #80 Hobby Stock
Class car. His home track is Grant County Speedway but he can also
be found racing at Freeport Raceway Park, Farley Speedway, and
Team members helping Rick are:
Terry Runde, Jim Rymarz & Co., Squat, Louie, Rod Bartow, Matt Cammack,
Dean Withrow, Melvin Vacha and Brian Runde.
He started racing in 1998 in the Pure
Stock Class at Grant County Speedway. His first win was that same
year. Career highlights include finishing 2nd in the Points four
The thrill of racing for Rick is the
competition. His most exciting racing moment was winning his first
Feature. He's most proud of starting on the front row at the
Rick's racing hero is Ron Barker.
Of racing, Rick says, "Have fun at it!".
Rick's favorite racing website is