Team Name: P-44 “The Sparkler”

Owner:Tom Patterson

Driver: Matt Bookey

Rider:John Levie

Crew Chief:John Willoby Sr.

Hull:( carbon fiber )

Engine:Willoby Racing Engines 306 c.i.d. Chevrolet

Racing since: 1950’s

Tom Patterson is one of the pioneers of the Crackerbox class. Been racing for over 50 years. Designed and builds Patterson racing crackerboxes.

Tom owns Patterson Engineering which built the original helicopter for the show Airwolf. Tom is a master fabricator and welder.

Sponsors- Ahern Rentals Las Vegas, B Witt Concrete Cutting and Demolition, and Precision Fire Protection.