I’m Matt Murhpy IV, the junior dragster that started a racing career at age 6. Yes, I can drive and I’m racing with a mission!Thank you for having an interest in learning more about me, my community service effort called Project S.H.A.R.E. and my sport. Don’t forget to check out my race schedule, videos and pictures. I will see you…at the track!!!
Know Matt – off the track! 16-year-old Matt Murphy IV is a Racecar driver. He began racing dragsters at the age of six under the tutelage of his grandfather, Clarence “Mr. C” Millner, a former winner in the modified 470 stock car division. Peek into Matt’s world off the track:
Matt enjoys other competitive sports and owns a sprinkler and security system installation company.
1. Selected Student of the month each school year since kindergarten through elementary schoo.
2. Recipient of Generosity award at school.
Created Project SHARE (Sacrificing Hands are Real Examples), focuses on providing resources to create a desired lifestyle for homeless youth.
Click here for more information about Project S.H.A.R.E..
Inspires and motivates youth, 7-15 years of age, and parents by sharing his race car driver story. He speaks in front of thousands at events such as the CIAA basketball tournament, North Carolina Black Arts Festival and numerous schools,churches, and other community related events.
A book has been written and inspired by Matt's story which centers around a diverse group of peers with various lifestyles which focuses on building self-esteem and confidence. The-name of the book is SKID Kids (SuperKids in Disguise)
Matt Murphy – on the track!
Over the years Matt has raced various types of vehicles. Successfully as a youth he raced junior dragsters, go karts, bandolero’s and currently as a teenage racing late models in the NASCAR Wheelen All American Series. He raced about 3 years in the Pro All Star Series (PASS) finishing 3rd in points his second year in the series.
Check out his Racecars & Track Highlights:
Late Model highlights click here.
Bandolero highlights click here.
Go Kart click here.
Dragster highlights click here.