Even as a boy, Mark Martin loved going fast. By the time he was 15, he was driving a race car that his father helped build for him. Martin began racing on dirt tracks in his native Arkansas, moved on to asphalt racing and never looked back. He has met with technical challenges, survived automobile crashes, and overcome personal tragedy. This biography highlights Martin's 30-plus years as a race car driver. Mark Martin thoroughly illustrates how skill and determination have made the man known as "Mr. Consistency" one of the most popular drivers in the history of NASCAR.