Name:
Steve Scaroni
DOB:
05/07/1957
Place of Birth:
El Centro, CA
Hometown:

Heber, CA / Salinas, CA

Current Residence:

Heber, CA

Occupation:
Agri Business, Wireless Solutions Vendor, Portable Sanitation Vendor, Aggregate / Crushing

Family Status:

Married to Brenda for 25 years
Favorite Food: In-N-Out Burger
Favorite Color: Tan
Pets: Bella, my Boxer
Favorite Movies: Tombstone
Favorite Books: Bible
How do you get around (transportation): 2005 Ford F-250 w/ SKG Level Kit
Dream Vehicle: TT#27
Favorite Race car Driver: Corky McMillin
Favorite Race of the Season: SCORE Baja 1000
Favorite type of Terrain to Drive In: Rough & Technical
Best Race Ever: Baja 1000 2003, won it!
Worst Race Ever: Whenever we DNF early which is rare.

Best Racing Story Ever:

Winning the 2003 Baja 1000
Words to live by: Colossians 1:17 (The Message) He was there before any of it came into existence and holds it all together right up to this moment. [1]
Words to race by: Never give up
If you didn't race what other hobby would you like to have: Travel for fun not work
Person that had the greatest affect on your life: Mom, Wife Brenda
SMD Crew member that makes you laugh the most: Dave (Steve) "who did Matt put down as driver of record?" (david) "how could you ask such a dumb question of course Matt is our driver of record"
Daily Routine: Work, Help ministries where needed, watch law & order
Pre-Race Rituals; Walk around, drink water, pray with family & team right before start.
 
 

 

SMD Motorsports Drivers Interview

 
Name:
Matthew Stephen Scaroni
DOB:
1/23/1983
Place of Birth:
El Centro, CA
Hometown:

Heber, CA

Current Residence:

Point Loma, CA (San Diego)

Occupation:
College Student - Senior at Christian Heritage College in EL Cajon

Family Status:

Single
Favorite Food: Japanese
Favorite Color: Black
Pets: None
Favorite Movies: Dust to Glory, Super Troopers
Favorite Books: "It's Not About the Bike - My Journey Back to Life" by Lance Armstrong
How do you get around (transportation): Ford F-150
Dream Vehicle: Trophy Truck #27
Favorite Race car Driver: Mario Andreotti, Larry Ragland, Rob MacCachren
Favorite Race of the Season: Baja 500
Favorite type of Terrain to Drive In: Rally Roads
Best Race Ever: 2001 Baja 1000 - I was in a zone all day
Worst Race Ever: 2005 Primm, crashed new Trophy Truck at Race Mile 5

Best Racing Story Ever:

I was winning the 2003 Baja 1000 with my Dad and ricky Johnson. We prepared for that race so well. The race got really tight at the end of the day and we ended up winning by a very small margin. I have also had a lot of fun with my Dad, my brother and my uncles Tom & Tim on pre-runs.
Words to live by: Keep God first.
Words to race by: Make a plan and stick to it.
If you didn't race what other hobby would you like to have: N/A
Person that had the greatest affect on your life: My 7 year old cousin, Cole. He is a cancer survivor and an all out tough little guy. Cole looks at danger and laughs. He is my hero. Anyone whogoes through what Cole has had to at such a young age and still has a great attitude is really special.
SMD Crew member that makes you laugh the most: Andrew Loper and Bryen Elliott. Andrew is one of our best crew guys and is so easy to make fun of. Bryen is a riot. Whenever he's around, I never stop laughing
Daily Routine: N/A
Pre-Race Rituals; I always wear black socks. I keep to myself and try to stay focused.
 
 




 
Name:
David Scaroni
DOB:
03/17/1986
Place of Birth:
El Centro, CA
Hometown:
Heber, CA
Current Residence:
Point Loma, CA
Occupation:
Student

Family Status:

Single
Favorite Food: Mexican... God bless whoever invented the burrito
Favorite Color: Red
Pets: None
Favorite Movies: Dirty Work, Dodgeball, Anchorman, Mindhunters
Favorite Books: Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck & Made in America, by Sam Walton
How do you get around (transportation): 2002 Ford F-150
Dream Vehicle: TT#27
Favorite Race car Driver: Dan McMillin
Favorite Race of the Season: SCORE Primm 300
Favorite type of Terrain to Drive In: Rough
Best Race Ever: Can't pick just one, but if I did 2004 SCORE Primm 300 or 2001 San Felipe CODE Race
Worst Race Ever: Whenever we DNF early which is rare.

Best Racing Story Ever:

2004 SCORE Primm 300 and 2001 San Felipe CODE race
Words to live by: To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift
Words to race by: Never give up
If you didn't race what other hobby would you like to have: Water polo
Person that had the greatest affect on your life: Dad
SMD Crew member that makes you laugh the most: Loper & Hoss
Daily Routine: School, Homework, Race related tasks
Pre-Race Rituals; Hydration