19c Charlie Shiek
Driver Hometown: Foley, MN
Age Began Racing: 14
Occupation: Service Technician
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Facebook Page URL: www.facebook.com/ShiekRacing
How did you get into racing?
Family, My dad, brother and uncle raced.
What is your favorite night at the track?
What do you do when you aren’t racing?
Fixing other peoples junk
What is your best racing memory?
Winning my first Pure Stock Championship, going into the last night in 2nd place. It was the only race I won all year.
Any other fun facts you’d like to share about yourself?
What do you wish more people knew about racing?
How we race so hard on the track but don’t bring it back into the pits. Everyone is friends off the track.
What’s the biggest challenge you face with racing?
Lack of Money, going up against people with big sponsors.
Do you have any advice for someone that is new to racing?
Get familiar with how everything works (Track, policy and procedures) before getting a car.