, born May 11, 1965, is a local short track racing
racer from Ruckersville, Virginia
. Morris is best known placing fifth in his Busch Series
debut, the 1998 AC Delco 200
. However, he also ran in the Craftsman Truck Series
as well and was in the Busch Series until 2001. He is now (as of 2009) a three-time champion of NASCAR's Whelen All-American Series National Championship, which is calculated as the best short track driver in NASCAR-sanctioned racing.
Craftsman Truck Series Career
Morris made one career start in the Craftsman Truck Series, his major league NASCAR
debut, which came in 1997. Starting 24th in the field at Martinsville
, Morris had an engine let go early and would finish last (36th).
Busch Series Career
Morris made his NASCAR Busch Series debut at the North Carolina Speedway
in Rockingham, NC in November 1998, driving the #84 Baldauf Chevy. He started 12th and finished in the 5th position, a major impact in his debut.
In 1999 he made 3 races driving the #01 Blue Ridge Motorsports Chevrolet. At the Las Vegas Motor Speedway
in March, he started the #01 Llumar Window Film Chevrolet in 8th and finished 35th, 3 laps down. At the South Boston Speedway
in June, the #01 was sponsored by Value America. Morris started 26th and finished 7th. In August he made his 3rd and final start of 1999 at Bristol, driving the #01 Power Monitors Inc. Chevrolet, he started 28th and finished 29th.
In 2000, Morris drove 6 races for Innovative Motorsports
in the #30 Little... Read More