50, Bryan Vanzile

Division: Super Stock

Name: Bryan VanZile

Age: 26

Hometown: Kalamazoo

Car#: 50

Years In Racing: 11

Car Owner: Bryan VanZile

Crew Members: Bryan VanZile, Danielle VanZile

Sponsors: VanZile Racing, JayB Signs

Family: Danielle VanZile

Job Info: Maintenance Technician at J. Rettenmaier USA LP

Racing Accomplishments: 2 Time Track Champion, 2001 Billy Friel Memorial Winner, Rookie of the Year 2001 Factory Stocks and 2006 Limited Late Model, 2007 Hard Charger, 2009 Modified Nationals Fast Time, I think the first driver to park on top of another in turns 1 and 2

6, Jamison Russell

6-Jamison Russell

Division: Super Stock

Name: Jamison Russell

Age: 20

Hometown: Kalamazoo

Car#: 6

Years In Racing: 7

Car Owner: Scott Russell

Crew Members: Scotty Hayes, Blake Wilcox

Sponsors: Romence Gardens,Titan Eq,Allstar Perf, iTrailer Inc, Leet Electric,Steelcon,Speedy Shocks, Praxair Gases,Mr Sign,Lane Automotive,Knapp Energy.

Family: Parents Scott & Betsy Russell,sister Kenzie Russell.

Job Info: Smashburger of Kalamazoo

Racing Accomplishments: Raced at Kalamazoo since age 14. Pure Stocks 2005-2008,Sportsman/Super Stocks 2009-2011. Most Improved Driver two years in a row,two feature wins at Kalamazoo and several heat race wins. Also part time crewmember on Curt Spalding’s #111 UMP Dirtlate.

Website: www.jamisonrussell.com


23, Jeff Wanamaker

Division: Super Stock

Name: Jeff Wanamaker

Age: 36

Hometown: Sturgis Mi

Car#: 23

Years In Racing: 10

Car Owner: Jeff Wanamaker

Crew Members: Jeff Carper,Rod Norman,Tom schimte,Brock Carper

Sponsors: 512 Lube Center,Basham Buildings,Bowersox Floor Center,KS auto,Burchett Quality Tools,Affordable Equipment & Tool Rental, Wanamaker Racing Engines, Royal Cargo Trailers

Family: Wife Brenda Wanamaker and 2 Daughters Madisyn & Rylee Wanamaker

Job Info: Machinist

Racing Accomplishments: To Many to list


18, Mike Buell

Division: Super Stock

Name: mikebuell

Age: 37

Hometown: comstock michigan

Car#: 18

Years In Racing: frist year

Car Owner: mikebuell

Crew Members: richers sander jr

Sponsors: not at this time

Family: father carl buell mother barbar buell sister kim buell and don smith and carl smith

Job Info: self empolyed

Racing Accomplishments: two win all the race that i can win at kalamazoo speedway

Website: badboyracing69@msn.hotmail

Comments: two be the best of the best of the year

19, Jordan Hunderman

Jordan Hunderman

Division: Super Stock

Name: Jordan Hunderman

Age: 28

Hometown: Allegab

Car#: 19

Years In Racing: 6

Car Owner: Hunderman Motorsports

Crew Members: Jim
“crazy” Charlie

Sponsors: Bluestar Blueberry Farm
Waanders Concrete
Riverfront Chiropractic
Cloud 10
Justice Brothers Music & Pawn
Dorr Dairy Ranch
Victory Construction
Ultimate Travel
R.I.S. Motorsports
Showtime Graphix
United Collision
Franks Tire & Auto

Family: Wife: Andrea
Son:  Tucker
Dogs: Renagade & Venus
Cat:    Bristol

Job Info: Semi Mechanic

Racing Accomplishments: Winning B feature @ M-40 run what ya brung show


Comments: I want to thank the people that helped put the car together for the 2012 season.

10, Todd Foote

Todd Foote

Division: Super Stock

Name: Todd “Big Nasty” Foote

Age: 40

Hometown: Paw Paw

Car#: 10

Years In Racing: Since day one…..(22 driving/crewing off and on and started full time in 1997)

Car Owner: Keith Reed

Crew Members: Crew Chief: Skeeter
Crew: K.C., Keith, Matt, Joe, Brett, David, Steve-O, Patty, Brandon

Sponsors: Burger King
Complete Automotive Repair
Express Auto
Pirates Island
Royal Entertainment
Blue Crescent Digital
Wicked Designs
Jay-B Graphics
Scott Brunners Pro Shop
Continental Lanes
Back Alley Saloon
Lil Bald Guy Engines
Speedy Shocks
Victory Motorsports

Family: Wife: Holly
Children: K.C., Brandon, Brianna, Michelle
Grandchildren: Faith
Pets: Magoo & Bella
Job Info: Business Owner/Manager

Racing Accomplishments: 4 Track Championships as a Crew Member
1997 & 1999 Rookie of the Year
2001 Galesburg Late Model Track Champion
2006 Kalamazoo Sportsman Track Champion
2010 Galesburg Sportsman Track Champion
2010 Hard Charger Award
2010 Intimidator Award
5X Best Appearing Car
Multiple different Track Records
Have won over 70 Features
Have had over 100 Fast Times

Website: www.victorymotorsports10.com

Comments: Team Victory: K.C., Rick McMullen, Simmie Hicks.

Special Thanks: Pops, Ed Santora Jr., Hicks Racing, Justin & Amanda, Jim Woodin, Alan Vochaska, Mike McKenzie, Ottis J., Rick B., the Wives/Girlfriends of Victory Motorsports and all of the fans who support our team and racing as a whole.

“Refuse to have battles of wits with unarmed people”

7, Mickey Cornwell

Division: Super Stock

Name: Mickey Cornwell

Age: 53

Hometown: Jones,MI

Car#: #7

Years In Racing: 22

Car Owner: Mickey & Ruth Cornwell

Crew Members: Jim Plank
Ray Michalek
Rodney Pompey

Sponsors: Dick Auto Parts
Hamilton Harley Davidson
Lane Automotive
Wild Patch
Great Lakes Chloride
K&D Body Shop
Mid American Shows
Kalamazoo Speedway
NOVA Foundation Repair
Mueller Sales and Service
Triple D Concrete
Al’s Compition Engines
Jackson Fabrication
99 Signs
Grames Tire & Battery Inc.
Country Club Lanes
Brad Penn Racing Oil
Scott Brunner Pro Shop

Bullit Suspension

Family: Wife, Ruth
Daughter, Holly

Job Info: Self

Racing Accomplishments: We have won many heat/feature races at all the local racetracks around Southwest Michigan. 3 track championships, including many top 10 point finishes. Not to mention many best appearing car trophies.
Are goal in 22 years has been to look good and go fast!


Comments: I would really like to thank all of our sponsors because without them none of this would be possible. Through my sponsors I have made many long lasting friendships that I will treasure forever. 2011 may be the last year for my race career and if it is I have no regrets. It has been one hell of a ride!

71, Jake Hopwood

Jake Hopwood

Division: Super Stock

Name: Jake Hopwood

Age: 26

Hometown: Vicksburg, MI

Car#: 71

Years In Racing: 7

Car Owner: Jake Hopwood

Crew Members: Dad, Dave, Ron

Sponsors: Fast Trax Bar & Grill,Denny’s Saw Crib,Berger Chevrolet,GM Performance Parts,Showtime Graphix,Advantage Physical Therapy,D&A Auto Body,Ridge & Kramer Auto Parts,and Caleb Hurd(Hendrick Motorsports)

Family: Wife-Chelsea

Job Info: D&A Auto Body: Parts Manager

Racing Accomplishments: Second in points 2010
2011 West Michigan Racecar Show Best of Show winner

Website: www.hopwoodracing.com


15, Buddy Head

Division: Super Stock

Name: Buddy Head

Age: 39

Hometown: Middleville

Car#: 15

Years In Racing: 18

Car Owner: Tom McGhee

Crew Members: Big Chris
Mike Abor
Jim Goodwin
Travis Goodwin

Sponsors: McGhee Racing
Advanced AutoParts

Family: Aaron Head (wife)
Jordan, Kylee, Lane, Christopher, Anna and  Addy (kids)
Ivan and Gaylyn Head (parents)
Ken and Mary Anne Head (brother and sister)

Job Info: Self-employed

Racing Accomplishments: Winning 3 Track Championships
Winning 2 Billy Friel Memorial Races
Winning an ARCA Truck Race
Winning Klash B Feature



98, Matt Elsey

Matt Elsey

Division: Super Stock

Name: Matt Elsey

Age: 25

Hometown: Allegan

Car#: 98

Years In Racing: 10

Car Owner: Adam Drobny

Crew Members: Dad, Jon, James

Sponsors: Adam & Theresa Drobny, Drobny Farms, Quality Quick Lube & Full Service Auto Repair, C&C Auto And Truck, Showtime Grafix

Family: Girlfriend Christina, Son Jr

Job Info: Automotive Technition

Racing Accomplishments: 2006 Galesburg Speedway Street Stock Track Champion


Comments: Thanks Dad for all the help, Thanks Adam and Theresa Drobny for this 2011 ride!


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