1. What is your name? Jared Ganze
Martial status – single
Age – 17
Spouses Name (if married) –
2. What is your car #? J8
3. What class do you race in? Pure Stock
4. Do you have a nickname, if so what is it and how did you get it?
5. Who are your sponsors? Charlie Ganze (Dad)
6. How long have you been racing? two years
7. Do you work on your own car? sometimes
8. How many feature races have you won? None, YET :-0
9. How many championships have you won?
10. Do you think you are a good driver? I’ve been told I am by all the ladies.
11. What make & model of car do you race? ’74 Nova
12. Have you purposely wrecked someone? not a chance
13. If so, who & why?
14. Looking back, would you do it again?
15. Have you ever rolled your race car? Not yet, but it’ll be a heck of a feeling when I do.
16. Have you ever been hurt in a race car? no
17. If so, how were you hurt?
18. What groove do you prefer to run (top, middle, bottom)? Anywhere there’s an opening…I’m there!
19. Do you like a tacky track or dry slick track? tacky…but sometimes both
20. Do you like your car on the loose or tight side? It depends on the track.
21. Do you want to move up in racing? Yes…for sure.
22. If yes, what is your goal? To race Modifieds (or Greg’s if he’ll let me)
23. What is your favorite class to watch (pure, street, super, sport mod, mod, dwarfs, or other)?
1st favorite class to watch - Modified
2nd favorite class to watch - Sport Mod
3rd favorite class to watch - Dwarfs
24. What is your #1 favorite moment from your racing career? all of it
25. What is your worst moment from your racing career? when I was leading the race and my tire blew
26. What was your funniest moment?
27. In your racing career, what was the best advice anyone has ever given you? Dad always told me, “Drive it like it’s stolen!”
28. What advice would you give someone just starting out in racing? Have fun.
29. If you had the opportunity to build a race track, where would you build it, what kind of track and what size would you make it? I would build it closer to Kerrville; half-mile dirt track
30. What professional driver do you see yourself as & why? Dale Jr. cause he’s my favorite driver and he kicks…..
31. Do you have any pre-race superstition?
32. Do you spend more time with your race car, or your spouse? Since I don’t have a spouse, I guess I’d have to say my race car.