CLIENT STORY //  02

Name:Jason Fitzgerald

Age: 42 years old

Hometown: Middleburg, Florida

Years in racing: Started at the end of 1993

Wife: Jessica Fitzgerald

Children: Karlee, Gaige

Favorite driver growing up: Buddy Geiger, racer at Jacksonville

Speedway

Favorite track to drive: Golden Isles Speedway and Ocala

How did you get into racing: "My uncles, Ronnie and Kenny

Blair, built open wheel modified and it got me interested. I grew up

helping them in the shop and working on the cars."

What did you start off driving: "Open wheel modified until 1999/2000

then late models"

Why do you race: "I have done it so long, as a kid growing up it was all

I wanted to do."

Worst wreck: "I flipped a modified at Jacksonville Speedway."

 

 

Accomplishments: 

-Multiple open wheel modified and late model wins, including Super Late Model Track Championship at Putnam County Speedway in 2001

 

-Crew Chief for Earl Pearson Jr. 2006-2007 & 2010-2011

   -including two Lucas Oil Championships

   -World 100 winner

   -Hillbilly 100 winner

   -Kentucky Lake 24,999 winner

   -2010 (8) wins including the Dirt Track World Championship 50,000

   -Multiple other wins as a crew chief 2006-2007

 

-2008 Orielly Southern Allstars Racing Series “Rookie of the Year”

   -Finished 2nd in the Orielly Southern Allstars Racing Series Points

 

-2009 National Late Model Series Champion with (8) out of 15 wins

  -Finished 3rd United Dirt Late Model Series.

  -Finished 3rd in Ocala Speedway Standings

  -Finished 5th in the Volusia County Speedway Standings

  -Finished 6th in the Golden Isles Speedway Standings

  -(43) Starts, (16) wins, (15) Top 5 Finishes, (9) Top 10 Finishes, (3) Top 15 Finishes, (4) Fast Time Awards

 

-2012 (3) Wins with Mixson Motorsports

 

-2013 National Late Model Series Champion

  -(32) Races, (7) wins, (17) Top 5 Finishes, (3) Top 10 Finishes with Mixson Motorsports

 

-2014 United Dirt Late Model Challenge Series Champion

  -(33) Races, (14) Wins, (10)  Top 5 Finishes, (4) Top 10 Finishes with Mixson Motorsports

  -2014 Deep Dixie Racing Driver of the Year

- 2015 Fitz established Fitz Factory Inc. as well as the house car driver  and dealer for GRT Race Cars thru 2016

- 2016 Fitz became a dealer for Longhorn Chassis

 

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