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14 Matt Bonine          Updated by Driver: 12/29/2006
Edited by Staff: 5/7/2008

 Driver Information
Hometown: Onawa,IA
Birthdate: 4/18/73
Height: 5'7"
Weight: 160
Email Address: bonine_racing2003@yahoo.com
Marital Status: Married - Teresa
Children: Dylan
Employer: Overhead Door
Job: Salesman
Year Started Racing: 1993
Total Years Racing: 14
Racing Hero: Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart

 Car Information
Year/Make/Model: 2004 K-Mod
Motor: Chevy 360
Owner: Max Bonine
Crew Chief: Max Bonine
Crew: Chris Maher, Amber Greiner.
Sponsors & Support: McDonald's Of Onawa, Denison, and Storm Lake, Mongoose Inc., Holzaur Motors, Amber Wakehouse, Video Express, Northside Shop, Onawa Country Store, Rick Gries Racing Engines, Sign Masters, Motive Gear, Warn, ARP, RCI, MSD. Also a special thanks to Becky, Fred, Alex, Teresa & Dylan, Lois & Neal Leapley, Cullen & Ciera Gossage, Pash Racing, and ALL my fans!

 Tracks & Series
Shelby County Speedway (IA) - Modified #14
Eagle Raceway (NE) - Modified #14

 Awards & Accomplishments
3 Pro Am Feature wins at Crawford County Speedway in 1996, 2nd place in Points in 1995 at Crawford County Speedway, and 5th in 1996 and 1997 at Crawford County. 8th place in 2001 Points in IMCA Modified at Shelby County Speedway. 5th place in 2002 Points and Best Appearing Modified at Blackbird Bend Speedway. Numerous Modified heat race wins.
 Career Summary
I became interested in racing by watching my father race. Got my first Go-Kart at the age of five. Started racing Motorcross bikes when I was 13 and raced for five years. Moved back to Iowa and purchased my first Stock Car at the age of 19. Raced a Pro Am for five years, and now have raced an IMCA Modified for the past six years.
 Racing Goals
To win my first Feature soon. It's been a long road. To run in the Top 5 and be competitive at the surrounding tracks.
 Other Interesting Team Information
Racing is first, but hunting and fishing are things I also enjoy doing when I'm not racing. I chose my number because it was my father's number when he raced. My father is my #1 supporter and mechanic. He keeps me focused when things aren't going well. There are a lot of people who help us at the track. One of them is my cousin Amber, who helps in the pit and is also a sponsor for the car.

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