Thomas James drives the #55 Mini Stock
Class car. His home track is Beebe Speedway but he can also be
found racing at I-30 Speedway and Conway County Speedway. He lives
in Lonoke, AR.
Team members helping Thomas are:
Jayson Lynn, Lyndell McDonald, Tammy Clemons, Dustin Weatherford, Nick
Stone. Thomas James and Rebel Racing are the car owners.
Thomas started racing in 2007 in the
Hobby Stock Class at Beebe Speedway because he had been going to the
races for a long time, got the chance to race so he did. Career
highlights include racing in the Hobby Stock Shootout in his Rookie year
and his first Top 5 finish in '09 in Mini Stock.
The thrill of racing for Thomas is being
on the track with his buddies and trying to beat them. His most
exciting racing moment was making it into the Hobby Stock Fall Classic
and finishing 9th in '07 and taking 3rd in the Heat race in '09 in Mini
Stock. He's most proud of trying to be a clean driver and
remembering that it's just a hobby.
Thomas's racing hero is Bobby LaBonte.
Of racing, Thomas says, "Racing is one
big family and it is the most exciting thing a family can do together!".
Thomas's favorite racing websites are