Jeff Diehl
  • Date of birth:
    July 27, 1964
  • Hometown:
    San Clemente, Calif.
  • Sponsor/Car:
    The Surfer Toyota Solara
  • Crew Chief:
    Jeff Diehl
  • Career Wins: 0
  • Career Final Rounds: 0
  • Career Best E.T.:
    4.037
  • Career Best Speed:
    303.37
Career Highlights
  • 2015: Qualified in nine of 11 appearances this season; Finished a career-high 15th in points
  • 2014: Qualified in six of 12 appearances this season; finished a career-high 16th in points
  • 2010: Recorded career bests in time and speed; Nominee for Auto Club Road to the Future Award
  • 2002-2005: Competed in Nostalgia Top Fuel and Fuel Altered, posting multiple wins and runner-ups; consistent top-five finisher

Personal
  • Wife: Leeza
  • Height/weight: 6'5", 220 lbs.
  • Hobbies: Surfing
  • Nicknamed "The Surfer"
  • Has become popular with fans for old-school burnout procedure that features wife Leeza on track as back-up guide
  • Made national highlight reels in 2010 season after walking away from spectacular crashes at Four-Wide Nationals in Charlotte, N.C.; Route 66 Nationals in Chicago; and NHRA Las Vegas Nationals
  • Social Media: Jeff Diehl Racing, Facebook