Public Relations Manager
Bio: Grew up around drag racing as the son of supercharger manufacturer and Funny Car driver Mert Littlefield. At age 11, started a newsletter that covered drag racing at West Coast events. Spent 11.5 years at the National Hot Rod Association covering events for National Dragster and NHRA.com. Began working for Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca as Public Relations Manager in 2017.
Hometown: Garden Grove, CA
College: California State University, Long Beach
Favorite Racing Series: NHRA
Favorite Racer: “Big Daddy” Don Garlits
First Time You Realized You Like Racing: Sitting in the tow vehicle while my dad drove Funny Cars at drag strips across the United States
Favorite Book: The Best Sports Writing of Pat Jordan
Favorite movies: Rush, Senna
Favorite music: Punk rock
Hobbies: Going to the river, driving UTVs, traveling, working on race cars (clutch specialist on six-time champion Jason Rupert’s Nostalgia Nitro Funny Car)
Something no one else knows about you: Licensed to drive a Top Alcohol Funny Car after going 243.96 mph in 6.003 seconds in a quarter-mile.