Travis Byrd

Nickname - Outlaw

date of birth - 7/18/1991
birthplace - Arden,NC
home track - Hickory Motor Speedway
race team -Dwight Huffman Racing

Travis's Favorites
Movie- 21st Jump Street
Tv Show- Family Guy
Food- Buffalo Chicken Wrap
NASCAR Driver- Kyle Busch
Track- Daytona
Sports Team- Joe Gibbs

How did you get started in racing?
My dad built race cars for Banjo Matthews and has worked for many top NASCAR teams Michael Waltrip Racing, Robert Yates Racing, Rusty Wallace Inc., Turner Scott Motorsport's. So I have always been around cars and racing and always wanted to be a driver since I was a kid .

Whats the most enjoyable thing about racing?
Going to the track with your buddy's and just having fun together and trying to get as much speed as possibly out of the car.

What division do you race in and what tracks do you race at?
Limited Late Model at Hickory Motor Speedway

Who are some your favorite drivers to race against?
Jeremy Pelfrey, Dillon Houser, and Mark Johnson

When you are not racing what do you do for fun?

If you could switch rides with any driver in any type of racing which one would it be?
Scott Bloomquist I would like to drive a super dirt late model

Is there any race that sticks in your mind from the past, and why ? 
every race I've ever ran 2nd  just think about what I would have done different to have won them races

Tell us something about you that would surprise your fans.
I can play guitar

 If you had a day off to do anything in the world you wanted,but you were not allowed to race ,what would you do ?
Spend the day with my family having fun

If you had to pick a NASCAR driver to compare your driving style to who would it be and why?
Brad Keselowski just get all I can without tearing up equipment and I want to change racing world we do thing different on our team we go in as the under dog under funded and like brad I want to prove to people anything is possible with a lot of hard work.

Is there anybody you would like to thank?
Ashley Huffman for giving me the chance to drive for him, he's more then a car owner to me he's like a big brother has help mature me and turn me into a better driver. My family and girlfriend for supporting me I spend a lot of hours working and at the shop and they support me every step of the way. All my sponsors Gerber Collision and Glass, Sportsclips, Jake Ziegler Memorial Scholarship, Smokeys Inc., Pepsi, Little Caesar Pizza and Gatorade.


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