Name: Alan Heister
Position: Front Tire Carrier
Hometown: Maquoketa, IA
Bio: After graduating High School in 2004, AJ made the move to North Carolina and began working with Petty Enterprises in 2007 as a mechanic and front tire carrier. From 2009-2012 he worked as a road mechanic and front tire carrier at Front Row Motorsports on the #34 car for David Ragan.
Today, AJ works for JTG Daugherty Racing as a shop mechanic during the week and on race days he is the front tire carrier on the #47 car for 2000 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Bobby Labonte.
AJ is happily engaged and has a young son named Carson.