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 I’m good at: riding wheelies on a bicycle.
If I wasn’t racing I’d 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.