Matthew Turner drives the #10 Crate Racin
USA Late Model Class car. His home track is Dixie Speedway but he
can be found racing all over the southeast. He lives in
Team members helping Matthew are: Turner
Excavation is the car owner.
Matthew started racing in 2000 in the
Limited Late Model Class at Dixie Speedway after growing up around it
and for the love of it. His first win was in 2001 in the Limited
Late Model Class at Dixie Speedway. Career highlights include 2003
First Leg Points Champion at Dixie Speedway in LLM and several Feature
wins at Dixie Speedway.
The thrill of racing for Matthew is the
event thrill of fast racing and the competition. His most exciting
racing moment was his first win, taking the lead in turn 4 to take the
checkered flag. He's most proud of finishing 3rd in the Crate
Racin USA National Points Championship.
In 2012 Mathew won the NeSmith Crate
Matthew's racing hero is his Dad, David
Of racing, Matthew says, "You have to
try it to understand the thrill of it!".
His favorite racing website is