Joey "HERO" Martin
Chassis Builder / Pro-Modified Racecar Driver
Owner of Joey Martin Race Cars (JMRC)
Currently driving Outlaw Pro-Modified Blower car widely known as "The LOWMAD" participating in the ADRL (American Drag Racing League).
25 Years experience in building, testing, consulting and driving Pro-Mods
Entered the racing industry in 1986
Began building cars for customers in 1993
Entered the National racing platform in 1999
Entered Outlaw 10.5 racing platform in 2001-2005, drove JMRC cars that set track records and won numerous races.
Began racing Pro-Modified Blower cars in 2005
Entered the NHRA Pro-Modified Class in 2006 finishing 2nd in two championships by less than 1 round points.
Built and drove several Pro-Modified Blower cars for other owners through early 2008.
Began driving "The LOWMAD" for Toney Russell in late 2008 where he won numerous races and set track records across the Southeast United States.
Built the New 2010 LOWMAD that became the quickest and most consistant Pro-Modified Blower car in ADRL history.
Currently holds numerous track and event records in the ADRL organization.
Broke the World Record in 2011 with 3.584et, backed it up with 3.59et. Currently finished 2nd in points race for the 2011 ADRL Championship.
Goal for 2012 is to win the 2011/2012 ADRL Championship and to continue to perform with consistancy while driving the Fan Favorite, the most unique and recognized 55' Chevy Nomad Station Wagon on any drag racing circuit.