2023 VMCRA

Rookie of the Year

2023 VMCRA

Rookie of the Year

Virginia Mini Cup Driver

Virginia Mini Cup Driver

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Noah is a 17-year-old mini cup driver from Glen Allen, Virginia. From a young age he became obsessed with anything with wheels and going fast. He started riding dirt bikes at age 4 and earned the nickname "Nitro Noah.” He has encyclopedia-style knowledge of vehicles, his favorite being a classic Camaro. Racing runs in his family as his great-grandfather, Bobby Vaughan, was an early 195o's stock car driver.


Beginning in 2020, Noah raced 3 seasons in a Junior Champ Kart at Capital City and King George Speedways. He gathered 2 wins, 21 top 5 finishes, with 15 being on the podium. He placed 3rd in points in the 2021 King George Speedway Winter Series and 2nd at the 2021 Junior Champ Predator Turkey Trot. In 2023, Noah joined the Virginia Minicup Racing Association with an incredible run including a dominating first win at Orange County, four runner-up, and five top 5 finishes, He was named the 2023 Rookie of the Year. Behind the wheel, Noah possesses the unique characteristics of a fierce competitor and a kind sportsman. He especially enjoys meeting fans and fellow racers.


Noah is a senior at Glen Allen High School and a dual-enrollment student at The ACE Center for Diesel Technology. He’s been practicing Tae Kwon Do since age 4 and is a third degree black belt. He also enjoys playing the guitar, gaming, and working on automotive projects. Along with his parents, Noah shares his home with three highly entertaining labrador retrievers, Annie, Wrangler, & Willys.

2024 Race Schedule



APRIL 14...Dominion RACEWAY - THORNBURG, VA


April 20...Orange County Speedway - Rougemont, NC


MAY 11...DOMINION RACEWAY - THORNBURG, VA


June 1...SHENANDOAH SPEEDWAY - PAGE COUNTY, VA


June 29...LANGLEY Speedway - HAMPTON, VA


JULY 13...TBA


JULY 20...DOMINION RACEWAY - THORNBURG, VA


AUGUST 3...SOUTH BOSTON - SOUTH BOSTON, VA


August 17...DOMINION RACEWAY - THornburg, VA


September 14...Orange County Speedway- Rougemont, NC


september 21...dominion RACEway - thornburg, va


october 5...orange county speedway - rougemont, nc


October 26...Langley Speedway-Hampton, VA




Partners & Supporters

Individual Sponsors:


Alan and Barbara Broom

Bob and Sheri Morris

Linda & Donnie Thorp

Heather & Joe Geil

Tyler & Hope

In Memory of Karen Matthews

Mirrorz & Makeup

Gabe & Alex

The Creeden Family

Kristy & Jackson Tannehill

In Memory of Johnny Birkitt

Annie, Wrangler, & Willys

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Images courtesy of Laura Matthews Photography

Dinah Marie Photography

Aaron X Young Photography

Brandon Michael Photography

Brandon Zumbach Photography

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Email: noahmatthewsracing@gmail.com

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