Lee Thomason drives the #53 Late Model
Class car. He lives in Marion, IL. His home track is Kentucky
Lake Motor Speedway but he can also be found racing at Paducah
He started racing in 1990 in the Late
Model Class at Tri State Speedway for the challenge and competition along
with getting out with the family. His first win in Late Model was in
2003 at Okeechobee, FL.
The thrill of racing for Lee is the smiles
on the faces of family and friends and fans. His most exciting
racing moment was winning his first Heat race at Tri State. He's
most proud of all the big shows he's made.
Lee's racing heroes are Richard Petty and
Of racing, Lee says, "It's a lot of hard
work but rewarding!".
His favorite racing websites are