30+Ernie Irvan Fan

Who is your favorite driver?
Jeff Gordon

When did you start Sim racing?
Ernie Irvan of course, I find Juan Pablo to drive the most like Ernie in his early years, so I tend follow him most closely, but I don't really have a 'favorite' now. Mostly I am just hoping for a good race.

What got you into Sim racing?
After the 2008 Daytona 500, I went on a mission to find a game and buy a wheel

Most memorable moment in Sim racing?
I still remember the first time I finished a league race without damage or causing anyone damage. Not starting sim racing until 43, it was not nearly as easy to do as I thought it would be

Where are you from?
Pingree Grove, IL - small town about 40 miles west of Chicago

How old are you?
46

What kind of wheel do you have?
G27, this is my first racing season with it, replacing the MOMO

What is your favorite and least favorite track?
Favorites : Martinsville, Richmond Least Favorites : most any 1.5 mile track

If you have to pick a NASCAR driver you mirror in sim racing who would it be?
Michael Waltrip, I can easily see me going 400+ starts before getting a win

How much time do you spend Sim racing in a week?
beside the race Tuesday - Thursday race nights, I try to get 2-3 hours more track time

If you could meet anyone who would it be and why?
The Dr. who will cure cancer. My 25 year old sister has been battling it for over 6 months now, and it is a horrible disease that needs to be stopped.

What hobbies do you have outside Sim racing?
Golf is my #1 hobby. I also do woodworking

What kind of PC do you have?
home built using Vista 64 Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU E8400 @ 3.00GHz 4 GB RAM ATI Radeon HD 5670

Are you married or have family?
Married to Jessica, one year old daughter Madison

What do you enjoy most about racing here at 30plus?
The people are what make 30plus the best, without question