The Final Elimination in TFH paired "Problem Child" against "Speed Sport Special" piloted by Jarret Silvey (Boat Owner: Lou Osman).
"These two key individuals, along with the Speed Sports crew, who have proven themselves repeatedly as is evidenced by our success over the years, should result in a potent combination capable of competing in an ever-improving field of top fuel boats in the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing series", said team owner, Lou Osman.
The new Lucas Oil Speed Sports Special will be running an Outrigger Bullet hull, as Mr. Osman
felt it offered the safest possible ride for Jarrett, who is already accustomed to driving the new style hull.
started racing drag boats in 1973.
A native of Phoenix, Arizona, graduate of Arizona State University
and owner of Aero Engineering
and Speed LUCAS OIL NAMES DRAG BOAT SPONSORSHIP Sports, he
has historically built his
own boats from a bare hull up to and including the engine.
Following a crash at the Marble Falls Lakefest in August 1999, Lou
decided to retire from driving and is now the owner and team manager, along with his