Meet Bob Lineman Jr.
 
     
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

Meet Bob Lineman Jr.

 

Driver: Bob Lineman Jr.

 

Nickname: Bobby

 

DOB: December 14, 1971

 

Wife: Erin Lineman

 

Children: Abby, Colton, & Mason

 

Parents: Bob & Ann Lineman

 

Hometown: New Britain, PA

 

Occupation: Owner operator of Advance Power Washing and I work for the family businesses. Cenco Heating Oil and Lineman Racing.

 

Racing Career: Started my racing career in 1993 on the district 6 hare scramble ATV circuit. Also worked on my dads pit crew and I was crew chief for the last 10 or so years of his career. Also crew chief for Richie Tobias at Super Dirt Week for the 5 Seasons. Started racing in the Sportsman division at Bridgeport in the year 2000. In 2002 Bob picked up his first feature win. In 2014 Bob finished 2nd in the Sportsman Modified Point Championship, just missing the sole title by a mere 10 points.  In 2013 Bob won the Sportsman Modified Point Championship at New Egypt Speedway after finishing 3rd in 2012, and 2nd in 2011. Bob has 20 feature wins to date, and has raced at many tracks in the northeast.

 

2000-2007 Raced Bridgeport exclusively

 

-      2002 won my 1st feature at Bridgeport

 

-      2003 won my 2nd feature at Bridgeport

 

-      2007 Won 3 feature events

-      2007 Finished 5th in ROC 100 lap at 5 Mile Point

-      2007 Competed in 3 ROC South series races

 

                -      2008 Competed at Bridgeport, New Egypt, Big Diamond, Penn Can, and 5 Mile Point.

                -      2008 Finished top five 90% of the races at Bridgeport

                -      2008 Finished with 2 top 10's at Penn Can

                -      2008 Finished top five at 5 Mile Point

 

                -      2009 Won 1 Feature event at Bridgeport

                -      2009 Finished with 7 top 10's at Bridgeport

                -      2009 Finished 6th at 5 Mile Point ROC Sportsman 100

                -      2009 Finished with 2 top 10's at 5 Mile Point

 

                -      2010 Finished with 5 top 5's at New Egypt

                -      2010 Finished with 1 top 10 at Grandview Speedway (TOTH Show)

                -      2010 Finished with 1 top 10 at 5 Mile Point (ROC Show)

 

                -      2011 Won Opening night show at New Egypt (ROC Show)

                -      2011 Won my 2nd Feature at New Egypt Speedway

                -      2011 Won 4 Heat Races & 2 Consolations

                -      2011 Finished with 11 top 10's at New Egypt

                -      2011 Finished with 8 top 5's at New Egypt

                -      2011 Finished with 6 top 3's at New Egypt

                -      2011 Finished 2nd in Sportsman Modified Points at New Egypt Speedway

 

                -      2012 Won 3 Heat Races & 1 Consolations

                -      2012 Finished with 9 top 10's at New Egypt

                -      2012 Finished with 7 top 5's at New Egypt

                -      2012 Finished with 5 top 3's at New Egypt

                -      2012 Finished 3rd in Sportsman Modified Points at New Egypt Speedway

 

               -      2013 Won Opening Night Feature on 4-06-13 at New Egypt Speedway

               -      2013 Won 2nd Feature of Season on 6-22-13 at New Egypt Speedway

               -      2013 Won 3rd Feature of Season on 8-24-13 at New Egypt Speedway

               -      2013 Won 4th Feature of Season on 10-03-13 at New Egypt Speedway

               -      2013 Finished all races entered in the Regular Season

               -      2013 Won 5 Heat Races & Did not have to run any Consolations

               -      2013 Finished with 14 top 10's at New Egypt

               -      2013 Finished with 10 top 5's at New Egypt

               -      2013 Finished with 7 top 3's at New Egypt

               -      2013 Won Sportsman Point Championship at New Egypt Speedway

 

               -      2014 Won Opening Night Feature on 4-12-14 at New Egypt Speedway

               -      2014 Won 2nd Feature of Season on 6-21-14 at New Egypt Speedway

               -      2014 Won 3rd Feature of Season on 8-23-14 at New Egypt Speedway

               -      2014 Finished all races entered in the Regular Season

               -      2014 Won 5 Heat Races & Did not have to run any Consolations

               -      2014 Finished with 12 top 10's at New Egypt

               -      2014 Finished with 9 top 5's at New Egypt

               -      2014 Finished with 7 top 3's at New Egypt

               -      2014 Finished 2nd in Sportsman Modified Points at New Egypt Speedway

 

               -      2015 Won Feature Event on 05-02-15 at New Egypt Speedway

  -      2015 Won 2nd Feature of Season on 07-11-15 at New Egypt Speedway

  -      2015 Finished with 3 top 5's at New Egypt

  -      2015 Finished with 5 top 10's at New Egypt

  -      2015 Finished with 1 top 10 at Bridgeport Speedway

 

  -      2016 Won March Madness Feature on 3-19-16 at New Egypt Speedway

  -      2016 Won 2nd Feature of Season on 06-11-16 at New Egypt Speedway

  -      2016 Won 3rd Feature of Season on 09-03-16 at New Egypt Speedway

  -      2016 Won Sportsman Point Championship at New Egypt Speedway

 

 

Best Racing Memory: Racing side by side with my Dad, My first win, my first Point Championship, and Crew chief for Richie at Syracuse and finishing 3rd.

 

Team Colors: Red, White, Blue

 

Car #: USA 1

 

Chassis Builder: Troyer

 

Chassis Year: 2 - 2013 Troyer TD1 Chassis

 

Engine Builder: 2 Medford Speed & Machine Inc. Sportsman Modified Engines

 

Graphics by: Kevin Belmont

 

Crew Members: Bob Lineman Sr., Ann Lineman, Kenny Blackburn, Tom Mawson "Moss", Jim Lineman, Beth Lineman, Don Hicks, Steven Hicks, Greg Hicks, and Jimmy Tuttle.

 

Jr. Crew: Abby Lineman, Colton Lineman, Mason Lineman, Zach Bardsley, Chase Kirkpatrick, & Delila Kirkpatrick.

 

Tracks you race at: New Egypt, Bridgeport, Grandview, Big Diamond, File Mile Point, Penn Can, & Hagerstown.

 

Favorite Track to race at: Bridgeport Speedway, Bridgeport NJ.

 

Favorite Drivers: Bob Lineman Sr., Kenny Brightbill, & Richie Tobias

 

Favorite Track Food: Grandview Speedways French Fries

 

Favorite Food: Pizza

 

Favorite Band/Music: Disturbed

 

Equipment you use:  K&N Air Filters, NGK Spark Plugs, Scott Spark Plug Wires, Total Power Batteries, American Racer Tires, Longacre Racing Gauges, Kirkey Racing Seats, Wilwood Racing Brakes, Simpson Safety Belts, Baker Carbs, Simpson Helmets, & Hans Devise.