Profiles & Interviews

Steve Sims 4

58-year-old, Steve Sims has found the perfect balance of life and racing.

Stewart Friesen's Big Block Modified

An extremely successful dirt career has propelled Stewart Friesen into the NASCAR ranks.

Noah Burlison 2 - Brandon Young photo

Kevin Newsom makes his OneDirt debut with his signature series, Up Next. His first column focuses on Arkansas Mini Sprint standout, Noah Burlison.

BROOKLYN, MI - AUGUST 28:  Kyle Larson, driver of the #42 Target Chevrolet, girlfriend Katelyn Sweet and son Owen Larson affixe the winner’s decal to his car in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 28, 2016 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo by Brian Lawdermilk/NASCAR via Getty Images)

Whether he’s competing in NASCAR or on dirt, Kyle Larson lives to race.

Jacob Hawkins 2 - Tyler Carr photo

OneDirt puts racing standout, Jacob Hawkins on the hot seat for four questions.


Georgia’s Bubba Pollard is racing – and winning – in the Dirt Late Model Ranks.

Steve Beach

Despite being underfunded and under powered racer, Steve Beach is hoping to have some fun and maybe score an upset in this weekend’s Gateway Dirt Nationals.

Shane McDowell - Dale McDowell

Team Dillon Racing has announced they will cease operations at the end of 2016. Shane McDowell will take over the reigns as he forms his own team.

Derek Brown 2 - Chris Bork photo

Missouri’s Derek Brown rolled to a championship season in 2016 in the Street Stock division.


Tennessee racer Cory Hedgecock is giving back to the fire victims of Gatlinburg and challenges his fellow racers to do the same.

Jared Landers 091416 - heathlawson

Doctors have cleared Jared Landers to return to action in 2017.

Joey Saldana settles into his office. (Scott Frazier photo)

Joey Saldana will pilot the Wood/Stenhouse Jr. Motorsports entry in 2017 as the Indian racer carries on the legacy of the late Bryan Clauson.


Kevin Swindell is finding racing fulfillment via a different avenue.

Jeff Cutshaw - Chris Bork photo

Jeff Cutshaw has used consistency to propel his team to their third-straight USRA Modified Championship at Lucas Oil Speedway.

JC Morton 2 - Chris Bork photo

J.C. Morton chose a season of tough competition en route to his USRA B-Mod national championship.

Randy Weaver (Wells Motorsports Photography)

Randy Weaver has announced his immediate retirement. He will turn over the reins of his familiar #116 to up-and-coming driver, Brandon Overton.

Front Wheel Drive 4 - Zack Kloosterman photo

The Front Wheel Drive division is bringing brand familiarity and cost efficiency back to the dirt track world.

Joey Saldana

Veteran Sprint Car racer, Joey Saldana is left looking for a ride for 2017 after Roth Motorsports notified him that they would be scaling back their program.

Andrew Scheid 2

12-year-old Andrew Scheid is using raw talent to propel him through the ranks in racing.

WSTC - Andy Mattison

Enjoy another batch of “meet the driver” profiles for this weekend’s OneDirt World Short Track Championships at the Dirt Track at Charlotte.

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