JR Motorsports Reid Lanpher Interview

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Lanpher, 14, of Manchester, Maine, will compete in a Late Model at Motor Mile Speedway in Radford, Va., for the team owned by NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. The team won the 2012 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series championship at the .416-mile oval. In this video Reid discuses his racing past, the bumps along the road, and what lies ahead for the young car driver.

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Lanpher’s Day At NHMS Comes To Early End

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Reid Lanpher: Amsoil NELCAR Legends Tour New Hampshire Motor Speedway Race Report LOUDON, N.H. – Reid Lanpher of Manchester, Maine, finished 13th in a 25-lap Amsoil NELCAR Legends Tour invitational event in the mini-oval at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, N.H., on Saturday, September 22. Lanpher’s day ended on the first lap of the feature event, after contact with another car sent his Team EJP No. 59 Mission Trailers/Scott’s Recreation Sedan rolling down the temporary frontstretch on the quarter-mile. The car, which was second-fastest in an abbreviated practice session, suffered heavy damage in the accident after starting sixth in…

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Top 3 Finish at NHMS

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Reid wrapped up a third place finish at NHMS’s 1/4 mile oval this past Saturday. He started fourth in his heat and raced his way to a second place finish. He rolled out to the feature in third. After a shuffling of cars he got stuck on the outside and dropped back to sixth place. He raced his way back to to finish the race in forth. After post race tech there was a disqualification of a car that finished just in front of him which would result in Reid taking home the podium spot! In Car Camera

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Happy Fathers Day!

Got 6th today down at NHMS road course. Qualified 3rd. Went out to the feature and at about at the half way mark I had worked my way up to the lead. Drove in a little to deep on a downhill left-hander. Took a ride through the not so smooth camping section of NHMS. Got sent to the rear on the restart and with a little bit of frustration towards myself wound up passing 14 cars and moving from 20th to 6th in the last 5 laps of the race. Over all a very fun, successful day of racing including…

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Top 5 in Seekonk

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Yet another solid run for the 59 car this weekend. The NELCAR tour made a visit to Seekonk, Mass with a 26 car field. Reid got 5th in his heat which put him in the 10th starting position for the feature. He slowly worked his way up through the field. Every restart he ended up on the outside. About half way through the race the field got settled down and went caution free till the checkered. Reid ended up 4th. He is very excited to make some right turns this coming weekend at NHMS’s road course.

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