| Juan Blum|
| June 7, 1994 (age 21)
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico (1994-06-07) |
2012 Dollar General 300 (Joliet)
2013 Dollar General 300 (Joliet)
Juan Carlos Blum Wikipedia
Juan Carlos Blum (born June 7, 1994 in Guadalajara, Mexico) is a Mexican professional stock car racing driver.
After beginning his racing career in karts, Blum began competing in the NASCAR Mini Stock Series in his native Mexico in 2009; he posted five wins in the series, with a best finish in the standings of second in 2010. He moved to the United States to continue his racing career in 2011, driving for Revolution Racing in late model events in Virginia and the Carolinas; he also competed in a single race in the NASCAR Corona Series during the year, having made two starts in the series in 2010.
After the 2011 season Blum tested an ARCA Racing Series car at Daytona International Speedway; during 2012 he competed in the Corona Series, finishing 18th in points with a best finish of 9th. He also made his debut in ARCA competition, competing in two races with a best finish of 15th, and drove in three Nationwide Series events for Rick Ware Racing, finishing 26th in his series debut at Chicagoland Speedway.
In February 2013, it was announced that Blum would compete full-time in the Nationwide Series for Rick Ware Racing, driving the No. 15. Blum wound up competing in 10 races during the season, with a best finish of 26th at Phoenix International Raceway.
(key) (Bold – Pole position awarded by qualifying time. Italics – Pole position earned by points standings or practice time. * – Most laps led.)