Fran Steinmetz. The Hobby Stock Division was created at Fremont Speedway in 1963 and Fran became the division’s first champion. He recorded 3 feature wins in his career at Fremont . Besides owning his own car, Fran drove for Charlie Huber and Bobby Albright and a Kear’s Speed Shop backed machine.
After his driving days were over, Fran owned cars driven by his son Mark in the Enduro Division and Street Stock Division. Jeff Miller also drove a street stock owned by Fran.