Our Crew

About Ed

Ed drove at Riverside until the end of '99 Enduro (superstock & sportsman) from 2000 until the present, Ed has been driving Stafford Late Models and gotten better every year. Last year he was 6th in points. His goals for this season are to get in the top five points and wins.

DIVISION: Late Model

CAR: Chevrolet Monte Carlo '09

OCCUPATION: Sheet Metal

HOMETOWN: Stafford Springs, CT

BIRTHDATE: 9/9/71

FAVORITE MUSIC: Korn

FAVORITE TV SHOW: Law & Order

FAVORITE RACING PERSONALITY: Ken Schrader

FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM: Jets

HOBBIES: Fabrication, Poker, Foosball

Ed and the Budget Racing Team in the papers:

Journal Inquirer July 27, 2005 - "Oh, Ricard, you're so fine"

Journal Inquirer July 25, 2005

Journal Inquirer July 23, 2005

The Crew

Special thanks to the crew who make this all possible. Their dedication and perseverance have made this season our best race season ever. Visit our gallery to see more of them.

Ed Ricard - Driver, Co Owner

Al Wexelman - Crew chief, Head Mech. & Co Owner

Mike Pettit - Engine Builder

Shawn Dukett - Spotter

Norm Ashline - Spotter

Brian Millane - Crew

Scott Berglund - Crew

Keith Jones - Crew

Mike Jamieson - Crew

Bonnie Wexelman - Crew

John Setzer - Crew/Vinyl

Dylan Slater - Vinyl