Known more for his Asphalt racing, but ran a number of races on dirt during the NST years for Rick Brown.
Championship(s): 4-Time NSRA Series Champion in 2007, 2010, 2012 and 2013.
Andy started driving Street Stocks in 1991 at Douglas County Speedway, in Roseburg, Oregon at the age of 16. He claimed “Rookie of the Year” and 4th in the points battle. He continued racing Street Stocks until 1995. He then took to Sprint Cars in 1997, joining NSSRA. His 1st year driving Sprint Cars, he earned “Rookie of the Year” honors. Being an Owner/Driver through 1998, he ended the season selling his car and starting a family with wife, Sherrie (Brown). In the 1999 and 2000 season Andy raced very limited shows for Don Hein and “Quick” Rick Brown. Andy joined the Bud Van Osten Race Team in 2001 competing in a limited # of races. The # of events Andy participated in, increased in 2002 to approximately 50% of the NSRA schedule. Andy has continued to drive the #76 “Dar-Dan Racing” machine which is now also supported with a second car provided by Dick Upton of Roseburg, Oregon.
BORN: DECEMBER 21, 1974 OCCUPATION: PROJECT MANAGER WIFE: SHERRIE CHILDREN: KYLE (6) KELSEY (4) “NSRA 2004 Accomplishments” 3rd Place Driver 526 points earned Competed in 9 of 9 races 7 top 10 finishes 4 top 5 finishes 3 podium finishes. Fast Times: Douglas County Speedway on May 15th, Western Speedway on May 30th, Douglas County Speedway on June 12th, Mission Valley Speedway on July 3rd, Douglas County Speedway on July 24th, Ephrata Raceway Park on August 7th, Chaparral Speedway on October 2nd. Trophy Dash Wins: Western Speedway on May 30th, Mission Valley Speedway on July 3rd. Heat Race Wins: Chaparral Speedway on April 23rd, Douglas County Speedway on July 24th. A Main Wins: Douglas County Speedway on May 15th Track Record: 12.494 at Douglas County Speedway “Limited Motor 2004” All races ran at Douglas County Speedway in Roseburg, Oregon. 2nd Place Driver 434 points earned Competed in 6 of 7 races 1 2nd place finish 5 1st place finishes. Fast Times: June 26th, July 9th, July 31st, August 14th, September 11th, September 25th. “A” Main Wins: June 26th, July 9th, July 31st, September 11th, September 25th.
Hometown: Roseburg, Oregon
Car #: 76
Car Owner: 76 Dar-Dan Racing