Meet Austin McDaniel

Age: 16
Racing  Division Limited Late Model
Car  Number: #12m
Year  Started: 2006
Greatest Racing  Moment: First Legend Car Win @ Concord Motorsport Park
Favorite Driver: Kevin Harvick
Favorite Series: Sprint Cup Series
Favorite Track: Lowes  Motor Speedway
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Movie: "Days of Thunder"
Favorite Sport: Motorsport Racing
Favorite Music: Country
Favorite TV Show: NASCAR Performance
Hobbies:

Riding ATV's and  Wake Boarding

Biggest Fans: Mom, Dad and Madison 
MaMaw and PaPaw Traylor
Nana and Pop McDaniel

 

Driver Resume

Driver: Austin McDaniel

Hometown: Harrisburg, N.C.

Birth Date: 5/20/94


First Quarter Midget Race: 3/18/06

First Legends Car Race: 8/22/08

First Limited Late Model Race 3/20/2010


2010

2010 Hickory Motor Speedway "Rookie of the Year" Limited Late Model Division
2010 Hickory Motor Speedway 3rd Place Division Points Championship 

2010 Hickory Motor Speedway Limited Late Model Division Results
4 Win's, 9 Top 5's, 18 Top 10's

Car: #12m  2009 Chevrolet Impala; A&E Chassis

Sponsors: Autotrader.com, Crown Plaza Resorts and Hotels, Pit Road BBQ Sauce,
Edifice Marketing, Honda Cars of Hickory, Transcal Graphics, Altesco Alignment Test Systems

Series: Whelen All Star      Division: Limited Late Model

First Limited Late Model Win 7-24-2010
Second Limited Late Model Win 8-28-2010
Third Limited Late Model Win 9-12-2010
Fourth Limited Late Model Winn 9-18-2010

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Austin raced Legends Cars for a year and a half.

First Legends win in 6th start at Concord Motorsport Park 9/19/08

 

2008 Winter Heat Series at Lowes Motor Speedway

Finished 10th out of 44 competitors.

 

Austin competed in 14 Legends Young Lions events in 2008

2009

2nd Place Concord Motorsports Park Legends Young Lions Division Points Series
12th Place INEX National Points Series (250+ Competitors)

12th Place Legend Car Nationals at Lanier Ga. out of 47 in class.

3 Feature Race Wins
7 Heat Race Wins
32 Top 5 Finishes
44 Top 10 Finishes
Winner Lowes Motor Speedway Summer Shootout Rookie Race

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Austin raced Quarter Midgets for 3 years, in 3 different classes and won in each.

He competed in Indianapolis, IN, Nashville, TN, Lanier, GA, Cumming, Ga, New Smyrna Beach, FL and Salisbury, NC.

He compiled 18 A-Main wins. Only missing one A-Main in 3 racing seasons.

 

2008

1st Place Summer Series Briggs World Formula

3rd Place Summer Series Heavy Honda

3rd Place Weekend Series Briggs World Formula

5th Place Weekend Series Heavy Honda

 

2007

2nd Place Summer Series Heavy Honda

2nd Place Summer Series Heavy 160

2nd Place Weekend Series Heavy Honda

4th Place Weekend Series Heavy 160

6th Place Region 3 Heavy Honda

7th Place Region 3 Heavy 160

 

2006

3rd Place Summer Series Heavy Honda

3rd Place Weekend Series Heavy Honda

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