"NITRO JIM"

  • CAREER BEST ELAPSED TIME (E.T.) 3.977
  • CAREER BEST SPEED 319.60 MILES PER HOUR (MPH)
  • 2019 3rd YEAR DRIVING FOR JIM DUNN RACING
  • 2018 TOP 1/2 OF FIELD RICHMOND AND BRAINERD RACES
  • 2017 COMPETED IN 1ST FULL TIME SEASON
  • 2017 QUALIFIED 23 OUT OF 24 NHRA NATIONAL EVENTS
  • 2017 RACED TO 2 NHRA NATIONAL SEMIFINALS
  • 2017 RECORDED CAREER-BEST SPEED IN FUNNY CAR

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ABOUT JIM

2017-2019 Funny Car Driver for Jim Dunn Racing

Crew Chief: Jim Dunn
Sponsor: Jim Dunn Racing/Cattleman’s Cut Dodge Charger
Career Best E.T.:   3.977
Career Best Speed:  318.77
2018 Season Finish:  14th (out of 35)

2017 Season Finish: 13th (out of 34)



CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2018

  • Drove for Jim Dunn for the second year in a row
  • Qualified in the top half of the field twice (Richmond and Brainerd)

2017

  • Competed in his first full-time Funny Car season and qualified for 23 of 24 events
  • Raced to two semifinal appearances (Phoenix and Denver)
  • Recorded a career-best speed at Atlanta

2016

  • Competed in his first season in Funny Car
  • Qualified for 11 of the 12 events he competed in on the season
  • Raced to a quarterfinal round appearance at Las Vegas 1
  • AAA Road to the Future Award nominee (video)

2015

  • Licensed in Nostalgia Funny Car at Frank Hawley’s Drag Racing School
  • Upgraded license in Nitro Funny Car at Famoso Racewayullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.

DRIVER INFO

DOB: December 29, 1962
Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA
Residence: Huntington Beach, CA
Height/weight: 5’8″, 155 lbs.
Marital status: Single
Hobbies: Surfing, Flying, Snowboarding