Peggy, who has raced a limited schedule since qualifying for the 2007 Countdown to the Championship and winning at Dallas, will return full time in 2010 with Mark Lantz Racing.

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Peggy raced to her first NHRA national event victory Sunday, topping the Pro Stock Motorcycle field at Texas Motorplex. Based in San Antonio, Llewellyn needed to win this event to make it into the Countdown to One field and she delivered with a hugh victory over points leader Andrew Hines.

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Three women make the final 8 in Pro Stock Motorcycle this year. Angelle made it finishing 2nd in the series to date with 2060 points, 10 points behind 1st. Karen Stoffer was 4th with 2040 points, only 30 points out of first, and Peggy Llewellyn was 7th with 2010 points, 60 points back.


Full Name: Peggy Llewellyn
Date of birth: Dec. 26, 1972
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Resides: San Antonio, Texas
HT: 5'2"
: 115 lbs.
Ethnicity: Jamaican and Hispanic
Series: Pro stock motorcycle
Sponsor/Car: S&S Buell
Crew Chief: George Bryce
Career Wins: 1
Career Final Rounds: 1
Career Best E.T.: 6.928
Career Best Speed: 193.24
Favorite Foods: Mexican, Jamaican, Sushi and Italian
Hobbies: Rollerblading, web design, Working out and shopping
Favorite Music: R&B, Classic Rock, Tejano and Gospel
Favorite Movie (s): Grease & Crash
Favorite TV Show(s): Girlfriends, George Lopez & Desperate Housewives
Favorite Actor (s): Denzel Washington & Robert De Niro
Favorite Actress (s): Halle Berry & Reese Witherspoon



2008: Advanced to the semifinals in Denver; Qualified for five of six races

2007: Won first career final round appearance, becoming the first black woman to win an NHRA POWERade event (Dallas 2007)
Earned appearance in first ever Countdown to 4 and Countdown to 1
Finished in the POWERade top five in standings
Posted career-best time and speed

2001: Participated in six events


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