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12 Questions with Pro Stock Driver JR Carr

Thursday, 15 December 2016

The International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) takes some time to get to know IHRA Pro Stock driver JR Carr in a 12 question segment this week. JR discusses who he’d like to race against, where he received his first paycheck, his interests outside of racing and much more…

  1. First time you raced? I raced in 1994 in a brand new 1994 Chevy Berretta in the Super Pro class

  2. Any race day rituals? That's a secret. So far the rituals have been working out for me.

  3. Biggest racing accomplishment? Pro Stock win at the 2015 IHRA Summit World Finals at Memphis International Raceway.

  4. Best piece of advice you've received in drag racing? Always have fun.

  5. If your fellow racers gave you a superlative, what would it be? Nice guy.

  6. If you could race against anyone, dead or alive, who would it be? Why? AMSOIL Nitro Funny Car driver Mark “Mr. Explosive” Sanders. He is intense, and has a lot of fun.

  7. Place you've never been and would like to visit? Italy

  8. Where did your first paycheck come from? A produce stand.

  9. Favorite sport? Sports team? Drag racing and the Seattle Seahawks NFL football team.

  10. Childhood hero? My dad.

  11. Saying or motto that you live by? Work hard. Play hard.

  12. If you're going to an island and could only bring three things with you, what would they be? My wife Teri, our dog Zoe, and a credit card with no limit.

 

Last modified on Thursday, 15 December 2016

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