20 Questions with Jarred VanLaanen
Posted under 20 Questions on July 26th, 2009
Name: Jarred VanLaanen
Division: IMCA HOBBY STOCK
Hometown: GREEN BAY
Car Number: 31
Who was your favorite driver growing up?
Most memorable moment in racing?
MY FIRST CARREER FEATURE WIN AT THUNDERHILL AND THEN CHILTON 2007
What’s your favorite food?
CHEESEBURGER WITH CHEESE CURDS
What do you drive for a street vehicle?
2000 Chevy Silverado 2500 AND 1997 PONTIAC GRAND AM
What or who got you into racing?
FRED AND DAN DAVISTER
How many years have you been racing?
6 IN HOBBYS AND 2 IN STREET STOCK AND SPORT TRUCK
Most forgettable moment in racing?
NOT LISTENING TO THE “FAST” GUYS WHEN I STARTED
Who is your biggest rival/competition?
TOM BRUMLIC, CHAD KAMINSKI, MARCUS MOEDE
What’s your favorite movie?
DAYS OF THUNDER AND TALLADEGA NIGHTS
If you weren’t racing, what hobby would you have?
What was your first car number?
Where was your first race at?
What is your favorite music group or band?
First memory in racing?
THINKING THESE GUYS ARE CRAZY WHEN DAN DAVISTER LET ME RACE HIS SPORT TRUCK
How did you pick your current number?
IT WAS MY DAD AND HIS BUDDY’S FIRST NUMBER ON A LATE MODEL THAT THEY OWNED AT WIR WHICH GARY RAEBORN DROVE
What is your favorite race track?
CHILTON AND SEYMOUR
What divisions have you raced in?
STREET STOCK, SPORT TRUCK, AND IMCA HOBBY
What type of driver are you?
What type of track do you prefer?
DRY SLICK PUT IT IN THE DRIVER’S HANDS
Why do you race?
IT’S IN MY BLOOD AND I GREW UP WATCHING MY DAD WORK ON A FEW SUPER LATES WITH HIS BUDDY