ben rhodes

Ben Rhodes

Ben Rhodes was born on  February 21, 1997 in Louisville, Kentucky and is an American stock car racing driver. He currently competes in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East for Turner Scott Motorsports. Ben Rhodes began his career in 2004 when he was just seven years old, starting in Kart racing and winning several champion titles before moving to Bandoleros in 2008, and Legends cars in 2010. In 2011 Ben Rhodes moved up to late model stock cars.

In 2012, after earning a several wins he signed with Marcos Ambrose, under Marcos Ambrose Motorsports to begin racing Late Model cars in the UARA-STARS Series but after the 2012 season, Rhodes signed a deal with Turner Scott Motorsports to begin racing in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East in 2013.

In June, Rhodes was named to the NASCAR Next team, comprised of drivers expected to become the next group of stars in NASCAR competition.

Currently there is a campaign to vote Ben Rhodes in NASCAR’s Most Popular Driver Contest. He’s up against a few dozen other drivers, all of whom have their own followings in their own hometowns. But here in Louisville, Ben Rhodes is our home grown Nascar Star.