Tom Drusback. Tom’s racing involvement began at Fremont Speedway in 1952 as a crew member of the Johnny Red Caldwell and Foos Boys racing teams. He was an integral part of the famous Four Mile Racing Team with the #8 ball and #6 ball cars driven by hall of fame drivers Johnny Cook and Gene Notestine along with Merlin Eversole.
After serving his country Tom came back home and became part of the X-15 team with driver Jim Linder. Tom and Jim had a racing relationship for nearly 50 years. In the early 1980s Tom would own the #3 that Jim Linder would drive to three Fremont Speedway sprint car championships.