DANIEL DYE - DRIVER
Daniel Dye, a 19-year-old from Deland, Florida, is making a name for himself in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series as he drives the No. 43 truck for GMS Racing. Hailing from a background of quarter-midget racing at the nearby New Smyrna Speedway, Dye has showcased his skills in various prestigious Late Model events across the country, all while representing the No. 43.
In 2022, Dye had a successful full-time campaign in the ARCA Menards Series, finishing as the runner-up in the championship standings while driving for GMS Racing. His highly competitive season included 13 top-five finishes and 17 top-ten finishes. The previous year, Dye made six starts in the ARCA Menard Series for GMS Racing, achieving four top-ten finishes. Notably, he delivered a dominant performance at Berlin Raceway, leading 198 of 200 laps and securing a well-deserved victory.
As Dye looks ahead to 2023, he sets his sights on pursuing the Sunoco Rookie of the Year title in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series. Thanks to his remarkable performances in the ARCA Menards Series, he has earned the opportunity to compete on one of the biggest stages in the sport. When he is not competing in NASCAR, Dye stays active in various areas of his life. Whether it's bowling, winning races in RC cars, or training on the iRacing Simulator, he remains dedicated to improving his skills and preparing for future races.
Follow Daniel Dye's journey in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series with every event live, on FS1, MRN, and SiriusXM. Stay updated on his progress by connecting with him on his official social media channels under the name "Daniel Dye Racing." Official merchandise is also available for purchase at shopdanieldye.com.
RANDY DYE - PRESIDENT
Randy Dye is a respected entrepreneur and community leader, serving as the owner of Daytona Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM and Maserati Alfa Romeo of Daytona. His dealerships provide employment opportunities to over 100 individuals in our community. Additionally, Randy is the owner and President of Daniel Dye Racing.
At Daniel Dye Racing, a strong emphasis is placed on supporting mental health through the 'Race to Stop Suicide' program. The team actively backs behavioral service programs for children and adolescents, while also focusing on education and training initiatives within the local community and at various race locations.
Randy Dye's dedication to both business and community involvement demonstrates his commitment to making a positive impact in people's lives. Through his automotive ventures and support of mental health programs, he continues to contribute to the well-being of the community he serves.
KEVIN STRIEGLE - MANAGER
Kevin Striegle, the owner of Kevtron Media, brings extensive experience and expertise to his role as the manager for Daniel Dye Racing. With a background in marketing and the motorsports industry, Striegle has held various positions throughout his career, which ultimately led to the establishment of Kevtron Media in 2018. Notable stops along the way include serving as the head of the American Ethanol Late Model Tour and holding the position of General Manager at both Berlin Raceway and Merritt Speedway in Michigan.
Kevtron Media excels in representing athletes in the motorsports industry, as well as partnering with companies from diverse fields. Striegle's comprehensive knowledge and skillset enable him to effectively navigate the racing landscape and forge successful connections between clients and sponsors. Whether it's supporting Daniel Dye Racing or working with traditional businesses, Kevtron Media serves as a reliable conduit for maximizing brand exposure and fostering mutually beneficial relationships.
In addition to his role as the manager for Daniel Dye Racing, Kevin Striegle actively participates in supporting and engaging with individuals involved in the Race to Stop Suicide program as part of his daily duties. Recognizing the importance of mental health and the mission of the program, Striegle dedicates his efforts to raise awareness, provide support, and promote the initiatives of Race to Stop Suicide. By integrating these responsibilities into his work with Daniel Dye Racing, Striegle demonstrates a commitment to making a positive impact on the community and those affected by suicide.