3R Team Members
It is hard to put titles on our members of the 3R Racing team. Everyone at 3R takes on multiple rolls and jobs and we continue to grow our expertise and skills with every project we work on. 3R Racing is a tight knit family and we draw from all our peoples skill’s and expertise to meet our customer’s goal’s. At 3R Racing our team continuously strives to exceed our customer’s expectation’s with every project we undertake.
Dax Raub – CEO
Training: I have been working for 3R Racing since 1990 alongside some versatile & very talented people. My training is 30+ years of real life experience working in every aspect of car builds.
Learning through success and failures in paint & body, restorations, complete car builds both street and race cars, engineering and creating parts, engine management, data acquisition, Racecar engineering, Race team manager and many more.
Passion: Problem solving, competitive racing of all kinds, & Family.
Specialty: Working with people to find the best solutions to achieve their goals and delivering the highest quality results.
Why do you like working at 3R Racing?: Working here has been my whole life. Every day brings something different to learn, solve and evolve. I like that we can deliver a high-quality product and enjoy seeing happy customers.
Sean Miltimore – Composite and Fabrication
Training/ Experience: 35 years in body, paint and fabrication. I am a third-generation craftsman.
Passion: To create something out of nothing. Transforming whatever material I’m working with into an amazing, one-of -a-kind product.
Specialty: Classic old school Restoration and Fabrication as well as the current day fabrication. I’m skilled to work with and in a wide variety of materials including composite material of all kinds, ferrous and non-ferrous metal, lead, iron, magnesium and brazing.
Why do you like working at 3R Racing?: Amazing people that I have spent the last fifteen years working with. The variety of projects that I can work with. A place that I can use my creative talents.
Brooks Turner – Parts Manager
Training/Experience: 20 years in the GM Parts business.
Passion: Cars all kinds, Skiing and sports in general.
Specialty: Purchasing parts at the best possible price for our customers and their projects.
Why do you like working at 3R Racing?: We have a great team of people working here. Every day is different and being around all the variety of cars, is like being a kid in a candy store.
Zack Bergert – Technician
Training/Experience: Automotive Technology Degree form NCC Iowa. 6.5 years experience in Automotive Restoration/Custom Muscle cars. 2.5 years as a 3R Racing/Automotive Technician.
Passion: Working in all types of Motorsports.
Specialty: Working on a Variety of cars from Vintage to modern day cars.
Why do I like to work at 3R Racing?: The team at 3R are the best group of people to work with. It is always exciting work due to the variety and caliber of cars that I get to work on.
Jacob Kincaid – Technician
Training/Experience: ASE Trained technician, Honda master technician, certification in welding, 5 years experience.
Passion: Working in the automotive industry especially when it comes to the racing side of it. My interest and expertise is in Japanese cars.
Specialty: My main specialty is diagnosing problem and finding solutions. I am also very skilled at car set-ups and alignments.
Why do I like to work at 3R Racing?: Working at 3R Racing is quite literally my dream job. 7 years ago, when I visited the shop and saw the 3R Racing/KPAX race cars. It set me down the automotive path.
Phillip Weaver – Fabricator & Welder
Training/Experience: AS; Race systems Technology. 8+ years in Motorsports Fabrication, my focus is on exotic cars.
Passion: Building fast cars, coming up with creative solutions to any new challenges, the customers smile at the end of a finished project.
Specialty: Custom turbo applications, precision TIG Welding, roll bar and chassis fabrication.
Why do you like working at 3R Racing?: New challenges daily and being part of a talented and motivated team.
Alyssa Frazier-Lippard – Paint & Body
Training/Experience: New to the field with 1 year of experience
Passion: Making the ugly beautiful again
Specialty: Learning all aspects of the body and paint field.
Why do you like working at 3R Racing?: To me it is a once in a life time experience. The people I work with are awesome and the environment is great.
Brandon Halliburton – Technician
Training/Experience: I graduated from Universal Technical Institute and then went to work for Toyota for 2 years and then worked at Honda for 10 years and became a Honda Master Technician. Growing up I was involved with junior drag racing with my family. In my spare time my father and I are building a 2007 GTO tube frame car with a 638ci motor for Top Sportsman class drag racing.
Passion: Drag racing and being around the local car scene and going to car shows with my Lancer Evolution.
Specialty: Engine building.
20 years ago my dad bought parts for the junior dragsters at 3R and now I am working here. Working at 3R is awesome!
Bradley Hopkins – Technician