Derek Ray Scott, Jr. is a 16-year-old honor student at Franklin High School in Franklin, TX. Derek has been very successful in his karting career, winning several championships in different classes as well as holding numerous track records. In March of 2013, he attended Bondurant Racing School in Phoenix, Arizona, where he completed a 2-day advanced class with honors. On June 1, 2013, Derek made his debut in a NASCAR Pro Late Model. With only 3 days of practice, he qualified 7th and finished 4th. Derek continues to show his natural ability to drive a race car and his dream is to someday race professionally.
Derek has raced four times in nascar pro late model and has been in the top five and is expected to start getting better finishes before the end of the year. Derek has also in his off time on the pro late model has been racing the legend car to fine tune his driving skills in full size cars and break some bad go kart habits. has won a few races and finished second numerous times. pics will follow of the new legend car and some of his pro late model.