Darren Proffitt aka Moe - Jupiter Motorsports Team Moe #27
Darren has joined us in the 2016 Racing Season. He started out driving the #26 Mack and has since built his own Peterbilt and will be racing it with us in the 2017 Bandit Big Rig Series.
Darren has always been around trucks, either driving one or building one. He is an owner/operator at Jupiter Enterprises, Inc.
In 1993, Darren drag raced his 1992 Peterbilt in the Rodeo Du Camion in Notre-Dame-du-Nord, Quebec,Canada and finished in the top 5 out of 100+ trucks.
This will be Darren's first season racing his Mack #26.
Jon Lisenbee aka Red Beard - Jupiter Motorsports Team Red Beard #7
Jonathan has joined us in 2016 for the Bandit Big Rig Racing Series.
Jonathan has been in the trucking industry for over 23 years. He has worked both as a truck driver and owner/operator of his own truck. He is now a Diesel Technician.
Jonathan is making the jump from racing two wheels, where he spent 6 years as a NCHSA and Mideast Scramble Series, motocross veteran, to racing 6 wheels!! This will be Jonathan's second season racing his Freightliner #7.
Travis Buckner - Jupiter Motorsports Team - #26
Travis has joined us for the 2017 Bandit Big Rig Racing Series.
He is currently working as a mechanic for Jupiter.
We are looking forward to seeing what this Rookie can do his first year of racing.
Allen Boles aka Turbo - Jupiter Motorsports Team Turbo- #3
Allen has worked in the trucking industry for over 30 years. He started driving a tractor/trailer in 1980 and is now Owner, Mechanic and Driver of a fleet of his own trucks. As Vice President of Jupiter Enterprises Inc., a family owned trucking company, Allen takes on multiple responsibilities of a working company.
Allen has always had an ambition to race a big truck since attending a Great American Truck Race at the Bristol Motor Speadway back in 1989. He participated in the Lucas Oil Big Rig National Competition at the Bristol Dragway in 2001, where he took first place in a working class truck. In 2012 Allen built his own 359 Peterbilt single axle drag truck to participate in the Charlotte Diesel Super Show at the Zmax Dragway, he took first place in his class, for both 2012 and 2013. This will be Allen's 3rd year racing the 1980 Peterbilt 359 truck as Team Turbo # 3.
Scott Treadway aka Lightning - Jupiter Motorsports Team Lightning #4
Scott has joined us in the 2016 Bandit Big Rig Racing Series.
Scott has worked in the trucking industry for over 20 years. He works as and owner/operator at Jupiter Enterprises Inc.
Scott raced in the Hobby Stock division at Newport Speedway for 3 years and won the points championship. Scott is also a volunteer fire fighter.
This will be Scott's second season racing his Western Star #4.
Justin Ball aka Boost - Jupiter Motorsports Team Boost - #17
Justin has joined us for the 2016 Racing Season.
Justin has been into diesel engines his entire life. He has worked in the trucking industry as a mechanic and has been a Generator Technician for the past 3 years
For the 2015 ChampTruck season he worked as one of the mechanics for two trucks. About halfway through the season ChampTruck gave him the opportunity of a lifetime he couldn’t pass up, to race one of the trucks he was currently working on.
Justin learned quickly from practicing on his own and with helpful tips and tricks from the other drivers.
Being in his early 20’s and having a dream of racing, thinking it would never come true, Justin was offered a position on the Jupiter Motorsports race team. The 2016 season will be his first season racing as a full time driver.