espnW Feature: Shea Holbrook’s cool sports job: Race car driver

By Shea Holbrook, as told to Tony Fabrizio | May 5, 2016 Special to espnW.com Lafayette Britto Shea Holbrook can say something a lot of people can’t: She loves her job. Once an elite competitive water skier, Holbrook made the unusual crossover to auto racing at age 16. She has since become a six-race winner […]

Pay It Forward: Vote to Win

From: Shea Holbrook “August is my Pay It Forward month! Vote for us on the Bell Racing Helmets “Through the Visor” contest once a day every day so we can have a shot at winning some cash money and pay you $1,000! We want to help out a fan in a special way. If you […]

Shea Racing Scores Two Podiums at COTA for Season-Opener

March 6-8, 2015 – Pirelli World Challenge Touring Car team, Shea Racing kicked off their season opener at Circuit of the Americas. Shea Holbrook, driver of the No. 67 Lucas Oil, BUBBA Burgers, CoolShirt Systems, Hendrick Honda Civic Si took home two third place finishes and a Top Five in Sunday’s rain race. Holbrook currently […]

Shea Holbrook Back For Select TCA Races

Orlando, FL (March 3, 2015) –Shea Racing announces comeback driver, Shea Holbrook to compete in the No. 67 Lucas Oil, BUBBA Burger, CoolShirt Systems, Hendrick Honda Civic Si for select Pirelli World Challenge races. Holbrook and team look forward to the season-opener, March 6-8th at the Circuit of the Americas. “I’m grateful to have the […]

Shea Racing Announces Jay Salinsky and #Race2IDLife to Driver Lineup

Orlando, Florida (February 24, 2015) – Shea Racing, Pirelli World Challenge multi-class touring car team announces Jay Salinsky to pilot the No. 66 IDLife Honda Fit in the Touring Car B-Spec category for a partial season starting at Circuit of the America’s March 6-8th. The 2015 season will be Salinsky’s first professional season along with […]

Shea Holbrook to Pilot Florida Tech Jet Dragster

Melbourne, Fla. (January 9, 2015) – Shea Holbrook, a Florida native and seven-year motorsport participant, will pilot the Florida Institute of Technology jet dragster in the 2015 Nitro Jam Drag Racing season, Larsen Motorsports announced today. Larsen Motorsports, a multi-team national professional racing organization specializing in turbine powered high performance vehicles, and Florida Tech announced […]

Holbrook Ends Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

December 3, 2014 – Thirty days ago Shea Holbrook announced her pursuit to go jet drag racing in the IHRA Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series and launched a Dark Horse Pros crowdfunding campaign to help accomplish her goal. Thanks to her fans Holbrook achieved her goal raising $32,222 surpassing her original goal of $30,000. The […]

CALL TO ACTION: Holbrook Reaches 55% in Jet Dragster Crowdfunding Campaign

Orlando, FL (November 18, 2014) – Two weeks ago Shea Holbrook launched a crowdfunding campaign and marketing initiative to help raise funds to get her National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) and International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) jet license including her safety gear and other essential equipment needed for the 2015 drag racers season. Holbrook is […]

Shea Holbrook to Race Jet-Powered Dragster in IHRA

Orlando, FL (November 3, 2014) – Shea Holbrook takes on a new opportunity to race in the IHRA’s Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series in her new General Electric J-85 Jet-Powered Dragster with Larsen Motorsports. Holbrook, known as a Touring Car driver and co-owner of Shea Racing, her family-owned auto racing team in the Pirelli World […]