TrackChaser / SuperFan Legend – Ed Esser Passes Away

Long time TrackChaser and SuperFan, Ed Esser of Madison, WI passed away on March 1, 2012.  To say he was dedicated to the sport of spectating is an understatment.

He was a true “SuperFan”!

To list his accomplishments takes a full season.  Here is proof why he was frequently in the pole position!

  • 1,430 tracks visited
  • 1,160 locations visited
  • Currently #1 ranked TrackChaser
  • 6 time – #1 ranked SuperFan – Presented by National Speed Sport News
  • Annually saw over 125 events a season
  • 5 vehicles
  • Over 2 millions miles driven

Watching the races was not his only accomplishment, traveling was another.  Here what was in his race shop to get him to the starting line: Imagine all these pit stops!

Type: 2004 Dodge Caravan
Transaction: Bought used
Years: 2009 – 2012
Mileage: 71,000

Type: 1998 Chevy Blazer
Transaction: Bought used (55,000 miles),
Years: 2003 – 2009

: 561,000 miles (bought with 55,000 and traded in with 616,000)

Type: 1988 Chevy S-10 Blazer
Transaction: Bought new
Years: 1988 – 2003
Mileage: 848,500 miles

Type: 1966 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu
Transaction: Bought new
Years: 1966 – 1988
Mileage: 429,300 miles

Lee Esser and TrackChaser awards recieved by his father Ed Esser.

Type: 1973 Dodge Brougham Motorhome
Transaction: Bought new
Years: 1973 – 1995
Mileage: 182,500 miles

To learn more about Ed Esser's journeys check out these sites:

Ed Esser's Blog:

TrackChasers site:

RLR Cheese Challenge Award: –

Rest in peace, Ed Esser, you will be missed by TrackChasers and SuperFans everywhere!