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|Jerry Kumre Jr
713 AA/FD N/FC & A-Fuel
Height 5' 10"
Birthplace Monterey, CA
Jerry attended his 1st race in 1968 at the age of 1 ½ so to say he grew up around the drags is
accurate. He started as a crewman for the SanPaolo Bros. Top Alcohol dragsters before becoming
co-crew-chief on the SanPaolo-Blackham S/E dragster.
1995 Graduated from the California Drag Race School
1996 Licensed for NHRA in Super Comp and Super Eliminator (7.90)
1997-1999 West Coast Super Eliminator Assoc. Driver Rookie Of The Year Finished 11th in points
missing 2 events and qualified for the Korbel Super Eliminator Shoot-out for top qualifiers. Ran in
the NHRA Division 7 Sportsman Series Events
1999 Became a Driver-Partner in Z*S*K Racing Autodesk/Redline Oil NHRA A/Fuel Dragster
2000- 2004 Joined American Eagle Racing on the GoodGuys VRA-Nostalgia Drag Racing Series as a
2002-2003 Hired to drive Old Broke Dick Racing Nostalgia Dragster, Runner Up at 2003 Nitro
Nationals at Sears Point, 7th place in final standings (more information can be viewed at:
2003-2004 Hired to drive Faultner MotorSports Nostalgia A/Fuel Dragster, debut at the 2003 NHRA
Hot Rod Reunion, scheduled to run the full GoodGuys VRA, Nostalgia Drag Race Series. Car was
parked midway through the season.
2004 Drove a single event for Scheele/Jennings Racing in the teams debut in the A/FD Class at the
Las Vegas event, Qualified 15th ran a best of 7.19
2004 Drove a single event for Dennis Murphy Racing at the GoodGuys Finals Qualified 5th, reached
the Semi-Finals running a best of 6.81 in A/FD.
2005 Selected to drive the Foothill Flyer AA/FD, debuted at the GoodGuys Nitro Nationals after
running a single event, the 46th March Meet, for Fred Smith’s A/Fuel Dragster team.
2006-2007 Hired to drive the Eddie Camp Racing Nostalgia A/Fuel Dragster running a best of 6.66 at
210 mph and a semi final finish at the Govenors Cup
2008 Earned Nostalgia Funny Car License
2007-2009 Drove Selected Nostalgia Events in both Top Fuel and Funny Car for, Fugowie Racing,
Lenarth Racing, Trouble Maker MotorSports, Ground Zero Racing and HotWheels Crazy Horse
2010-Current: Hired to drive Dennis Murphy’s new A/FD full time. Finished #10 in 2010 and #3 in
2011 Highlighted with a win at the 2011 opening event SpeedWorld AZ and a runner up in Las
Vegas. Finished #3 in 2012 and 2013
Jerry Kumre Jr. currently has in place a co-marketing agreement with several companies and will be
representing their products and services.
Jerry is also featured in an upcoming Racing Reality-Dragumentry Film
titled Fast Lane Summer through Media Group,
|::713 A/FD ~Nostalgia Top Fuel & Funny Car ::
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