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Driver Profile: Mike Hopkins – #78 DARE Stock

Mike Hopkins – #78 DARE Stock


Hometown: Springfield, MA

Car Owner: Mike Hopkins

Crew Chief: Jason Lafayette

Crew Members: Steve, Hannah, Paige

Primary Sponsor: Leading to Unlock (Business Management Services)

Associate Sponsors: O’Sullivan Welding, Tudor House Liquors

Car Make & Model: Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Occupation: Sales

Date of Birth: 2/7/77

Martial Status: Single

Non-Racing Hobbies: Drums, Bowling, Snowboarding, Golf, Boating

Favorite Racing Personality: Ray Evernham

Favorite Sports Team: New England Patriots, Boston Bruins

Favorite TV Show: The Walking Dead

Favorite Musical Artist: Avenged Sevenfold, Sevendust, J Boog

Career Achievements

• Finished 8th in 2017 DARE Stock Points Standings

• 2016 Stafford Speedway DARE Stock Rookie of the Year

• 1 Career DARE Stock Feature Win

• 10 Feature wins and championship in first year of go karts at Pinnacle Speedway

• 1 Season in Legend Cars at Stafford, 2018 will be 3rd season racing at Stafford Speedway