Archive: 2002 Racing Season
Jacob Crowell began racing Junior
Kage Karts at the age of five in the Rookie Division. Matthew Crowell
is nine and races Junior Kage Kart Division. They race at several tracks
near Wichita including Worden Park Raceway in Wellington, Park City
Raceway, and at the Kansas Coliseum.
This is the start of CBR (Crowell
Bros. Racing) and the first full racing season. The team learns about
race setup and how to drive on different tracks with different conditions.
The boys start out hitting just about everything, including Dad in an
off-track exit that will never be forgotten. At the age of five, Jacob
struggled to remember which pedal was the brake and which was the gas.
A roll bar was quickly labeled with green and red tie straps to assist
In this season, we achieved our
goal of not getting lapped and of finishing races.
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