The upstate is pretty much home. I wasn't born here, but the family moved to Greenville 40 years ago when Dad took a job in the textile business. Went to J. L. Mann High, then saw my daughter graduate from the same school. I started in the radio business after one semester of college, which I found out was too hard. (College, not this!) I was lucky to get started here at WESC 30 years ago, and haven't found anything else I really wanted to do more. And I like the things we have on WESC ... I do like country music, I do like racing, I just don't like getting up at 3 am.
Humpy Wheeler, former President of the Charlotte Motor Speedway is one of the greatest track promoters in the history of the sport. He’s a racing ‘lifer’ so when he has an opinion, it’s insightful and significant. Humpy has been doing a lot of thinking lately about what’s wrong with racing, and he shares his thoughts on this video