Brian Swartzlander – Owner/Driver of Swartzlander Racing

Brian Swartzlander became involved with racing at a very young age. Following in the footsteps of his grandfather Neal and his father Melvin, Brian entered the racing scene at the age of 18 racing pure stocks and late models. Now, at the age of 59, Brian has emerged into one of the elite modified drivers in Western Pennsylvania. With over 35 years of racing experience, he has compiled 172 total feature wins and 15 track championships.

Brian is the only active driver in the Lernerville Speedway Hall of Fame where he holds seven track championships, and he is a four-time track champion at Tri-City Speedway in Franklin, PA.  He is also a four-time winner of the #1 Cochran Cavalcade of Auto Racing points championship, and a three-time Bicknell Racing Products Modified Tour Champion.

Hometown: Leechburg, Pennsylvania
Birthdate: August 5, 1959
Height: 6′ 0″
Weight: 215 pounds
Wife: MaryAnn
Children: Tami Richardson and B.J. Swartzlander
Grandchildren: Reanna Richardson, Katie and Neil Swartzlander
Dog: Lucy
Hobbies/Interests: Drummer for JD & The Squires; Hunting and Fishing