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Driver Profile: Dave Salzarulo – #53 SK Modified®

Dave Salzarulo – #53 SK Modified®


Hometown: Monson, MA

Car Owner: Johnson Chassis

Crew Chief: By Committee

Crew Members: Geno Bologna, Tom Fromant, Richie Wright

Primary Sponsor: Johnson Chassis

Associate Sponsors: C & G Surfacing Specialtists 

Car Make & Model: Chevrolet Cavalier

Occupation: Fabricator / Chassis Builder

Date of Birth: 12/1/60

Marital Status: Married – Julie

Children: Kendra, Stacey

Non-Racing Hobbies: None, racing is my life

Favorite Racing Personality: Dale Earnhardt, Richie Evans

Favorite Sports Team: Dallas Cowboys

Favorite TV Show: Don’t watch a lot of TV

Favorite Musical Artist: Zac Brown Band

Career Achievements:

• Started racing in 1976

• Won multiple championships as crew chief for Reggie Ruggiero and Bruce D’Alessandro, and Jim Peterson

• Won multiple championships as chassis builder with Jim Peterson

• Rookie of the Year at Riverside Park in Late Model division

• Co Rookie of the Year with Dave Caruso at Riverside in ProStock division