Name: Ricky Esparza
Nickname: Rockin Rick

Hometown: Las Cruces, NM Age: 40

Car: 225 Esparza chassis FED
Sponsor: Esparza Race Cars

Started drag racing in 2008

Best time I ever had drag racing: was the 1st full pass down the track.

Worst time I ever had: blowing up the motor and oiling down the whole track.

Best advice I ever got: Never give up on your dreams.

Worst advice I ever got: here have another shot. J

Person I most want to meet in the SWSC final: None, they are all too good.

Person I least want to meet in the SWSC final: I want them all! To be the best you have to beat the best.

Drag racing personality I want to meet: Del Worsham

Favorite car: Funny car

Nobody knows Im good at: riding wheelies on a bicycle.

If I wasnt racing Id be: at a lake somewhere on my boat.

Other hobbies: race BMX, mountain bikes, road bikes, triathlons and I love spending time with my girlfriend, my #1fan.