|The apple didn’t fall
far from the tree. Mom Shirley ran the pits at Ascot,
Costa Mesa and Glen Helen for 28 years. Dad Bob sold parts
at the track, pitted for Alan Christian and sponsored
Billy Hamill in the early days of his European career;
Inman is a respected name in Speedway racing. Continuing
the family tradition Kelly’s credentials are just
• 1968 - Started going to
Speedway with mom and dad
• 1972 - Gene Woods
moves in next door. At 14 he becomes Woods pit man.
• 1982 - First 500cc bike. Practices daily with
local racer and friend Greg Hancock at Indian Dunes. Their
35-year-old friendship remains true.
– Races Speedway four nights a week and ICE in the
• 1989 - Seriously injured during
Handicap Main event at Ascot ends racing career.
1991 – Starts sponsoring riders.
– Starts pitting full time. Works with Steve Russell,
Scotty Brant, Chris Manchester, Greg Hancock, Kelly Moran,
Josh Larsen, Jason Crump, and Tyson Burmeister. Puts ten
U.S. National titles under his belt as the mechanic.
• 1993 to 1998 - Races Pro Formula 125 shifter carts
• 1998 - Races Sprint cars at Irwindale Speedway
• 1999 - Races Sprint cars at Perris Auto Speedway
• 1996-1999 – Team Manager X Factory Top Fuel
Hydro Drag Boat.
• 1999 – Races "Ultra
Wheels" spec trucks
• 2005 -2006 –
Industry Speedway co-Promoter at The Grand, City of Industry.
• Co promoted the World Famous Gumball Rally with
• Currently runs Specialized Powder
and Ceramic Coating
Kelly Inman will be in charge of The Lucky 13 Races stating
May 30, 2012. Come join us for a whole new experience
at America’s premier Speedway facility.
Howie has been involved with
the motorcycle racing for over 40 years. He is a fan,
sponsor, promoter and broadcaster and is on the Speedway
Howie is a Motor Press Guild Journalist. He received the
American Motorcycle Association MVP award and belongs
to the Trailblazers. He writes for Speedway Magazine on
a regular basis.
Howie has worked with almost all the race promoters and
tracks at one time or another. He has done video production
at Costa Mesa Speedway for 25 years and Irwindale Speedway
for 11 years. He has rode motorcycles all of his life.
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|Julie grew up in Tustin, California.
Studied Marketing and Advertising. Resides in Claremont.
Married to Sam many moons ago and is raising two great
boys – Zack and Nick.
She volunteers in her community and has raised thousands
of dollars for various fundraisers throughout the years.
She does it because she is good at what she does! Has
worked as an executive director for Cookie Lee Jewelry
for over 10 years.
Julie's favorite saying is "Success comes in cans,
failure comes in can'ts"
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City of Industry, CA 91744
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Thursday, May 16, 2013
@ Big Time
Rancho Cordova, CA
Saturday, June 8, 2013
Costa Mesa, CA
Saturday, August 3, 2013
City of Industry, CA
Friday, August 9, 2013
@ Pirate Speedway
San Bernardino, CA