SRD is about strategic force, the appeal of strength and power, quality and family. To be a part of the team means being a part of a legacy, striving for what you know you deserve, even when it seems far beyond your reach. It represents pushing yourself creatively and being confident enough in your work to test it against some of the world's worst terrain. It is about standing out for the right reasons and knowing that you will always be backed up.
We invite you to check back often to watch our company establish a healthy reputation as fierce competitors with a customer-first approach toward product development, performance and reliability.
founded Strategic Racing Designs with his wife in January of 2007 after retiring from his professional motocross career and moving into the offroad racing arena. Having grown up in an extremely competitive atmosphere, his determination and skillset were the perfect combination for the challenging entrepreneurial task. Justin plays a large role in both the racing and fabrication departments, leading the build and design team in the shop, and representing SRD in the top competing classes of several desert series. He holds multiple Diesel Technology Certifications, as well as those in Welding Technology, Computer Aided Drafting, and General Automotive abilities.
has been immersed in the offroad industry for most of her life, recreating with her family across the US West Coast. In 2007 she and Justin decided to take on the exciting new role as business owners in the industry she loved. While wearing a variety of hats, as Co-owner, Chief of Operations, and Race Team Manager, Heather also branched out to incorporate an additional Graphic Design sector of SRD. She has earned multiple degrees in Human Development and Psychology and currently lectures at a local university. This hasn't dampened her desire to expand her racing career. With thousands of miles of offroad driving experience and a Series Championship in the team’s 5/1600 vehicle, she looks forward to future competition with their son, Seth.
and Hold Fast Racing has joined forces with Team SRD to race and pit collaboratively between various vehicles and series. Currently he owns and races a 1/2 1600 car in SNORE & SCORE events.