Artie Maupin is from Southeast Missouri and has an extreme passion for anything diesel. He loves drag racing of all kinds as well as sled pulling competitions. He enjoys all types of racing and anything with an engine with a specific interest in diesel drag racing and diesel performance. He has dreamed of having an automotive media career with his background of drag racing and diesel performance with the help of living just down the road from Jeffers Motorsports Park. His love for the racing industry is beyond most people, anyone who knows him knows how passionate he is about performance.