Join us in welcoming Shawnee Haggard as an Official member of Car Chix. Shawnee Haggard placed in the top 12 of the 2018 Women of Motorsports Contest (Read: Car Chix Celebrates Another Successful Women of Motorsports Contest), earning her spot as Ms. October in the Donihoo’s Speed Shop sponsored month of the 2019 Car Chix Calendar.
SHAWNEE HAGGARD BIO
PROFESSION: Speed Shop Coordinator
YOUR VEHICLES (In Photo): 1992 Chevrolet S10 “Lil ‘10”
MOTOR/SPECS: Stock bottom end, 5.3 LS Stage 4 BTR Cam, Stinger 3 plate on 300 short Nitrous Outlet
RACING CLASS/TEAN/DIVISION: Haggard Customs
HOMETOWN: Watauga, TX
HOMETRACK: NorthStar Raceway
PERSONAL WEBSITE/FANPAGE: Lil ’10 on Facebook
CLUBS/AFFLIATIONS/SPONSORS: Donihoo’s Speed Shop and LXS Unlimited
ACCOMPLISHMENTS/ACHIEVEMENTS: 2016 Texas Motor Speedway Drag-N-Brag Truck Class Champion and the first female in Texas Motor Speedway’s history to win a Drag-N-Brag Championship. Featured on the Netflix original show “Fastest Car.”
FAVORITE QUOTE/SAYING: “It’s all good.”
HOW DID YOU GET INVOLVED WITH AUTOMOBILES/MOTORSPORTS: I met my husband
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN INVOLVED WITH AUTOMOBILES/MOTORSPORTS: Five (5) years
WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT AUTOMOBILES/MOTORSPORTS: Going Fast and beating the Boys!
WHAT IS YOUR BEST CAR/RACING/MOTORSPORTS RELATED MEMORY: Winning the 2016 Drag-N-Brag Championship and showing the little girls can do it too!
WHAT IS YOUR WORST CAR/RACING/MOTORSPORTS RELATED MEMORY: Blowing up my original 700 R4 Transmission
WHAT ARE YOUR GOALS FOR NEXT SEASON: Making it to more race events
WHAT ARE THE BIGGEST CHALLENGES FOR REACHING YOUR GOALS: Engine work
ANY BIG MODS OR BUILDS GOING ON DURING THE OFF SEASON: To Be Determined !!!!
DO YOU HAVE ANY OTHER HOBBIES OR PASSIONS: Pinstriping and cutting hair.
WHAT ARE YOUR TOP SONGS FOR WHEN YOU ARE DOING CARS THINGS/RACING: “I’m a Beast” by Rob Bailey.
IF YOU GOT A MILLION DOLLARS TOMORROW, WHAT WOULD YOU DO WITH IT? I would buy land and build a Barndominium for all my toys.
WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR FAVORITE BLOGS<WEBSITES OR SOCIAL MEDIA PAGES THAT YOU FOLLOW? 1320 Videos
ADVICE TO OTHER WOMEN IN MOTORSPORTS OR WOMEN INTERESTED IN GETTING INVOLVED IN MOTORSPORTS: Do not give up. Keep moving forward. Reach for your goals.
PHOTO CREDITS FOR SUBMITTED PHOTOS: Dana McCurdy Photography