Ron Tharp drives the #75 Hobby Stock Class
car. He lives in Dysart, Iowa. His home track is Benton County Speedway
but he can also be found racing at Boone Super Nationals.
He began racing in 1988 in Hobby Stock
Class at Benton because it has been a family thing since the Figure 8
Races. His first win was in 1994 at Benton in Hobby Stock Class. Career
highlights include winning the Dick Hogan Memorial Race 4 times Mid
The thrill of racing for Ron is the
excitement you can give the young fans. His most exciting racing moment
was the Dick Hogan Memorial Mid-Season Championship. He is most
proud of the friends he has made through his years of racing.
Ron's racing hero is Curtis Roster.
Of racing, Ron says, "Just do it!"
His favorite racing website is