The E3xtreme Team


Ellen Eschenbacher

Most will know Ellen as the woman that everyone comes to with their questions about drag racing. We at E3xtreme know Ellen as the woman who spends more time on the starting line than any other person at the facility. Ellen comes from a heavy background in drag racing. With experiences ranging from ORSCA, NHRA, Radial, & Pro Mod divisions her knowledge is absolutely amazing. You may also notice her behind the camera at the starting line of most events we cover catching some of the best starting line drag racing photos you will see anywhere. Ellen handles all the day to day operations at E3xtreme. If you would like to contact her you can do so at as well as phone at 317-719-9672


Damon Steinke

Damon has been on the scene for about 10 years now as a photographer. With that said he is certainly not new to drag racing. As a fan of old school pro street racing at Great Lakes Dragaway in the early 90's to racing in his Mustang in NMRA from '02 to '08. He is the Head Photographer & Co-Founder of E3xtreme. You can contact Damon via phone at 608-712-6900 or email


Axel Foley

Axel is the Shipping Manager. Axel came on board with E3xtreme about three years ago. He is quite the hands on employee and always seems to be taking his job to the extreme. Unfortunately, we do not have contact information for Axel since he prefers face to face interaction.


Courtney Paulshock

Courtney is the newest photographer to come on board with E3xtreme. She brings a wealth of social media experience, along with an unwavering love of the sport. While new to the photographer side of things, her work is already standing on it’s own. Aside from being a photographer, she has a day job as an Insurance Coordinator also. Courtney will be handling photo duties, some editorial/news content, along with now being the Social Media manager and taking care of our multiple platforms.


David Hilner

David is a car guy through and though. He spends his days at a car dealership in the finance dept. On the weekends though, he spends his time at whatever track he can, capturing amazing images. David has been and will continue to be a contributing photographer at E3xtreme for years to come.


Mikel Miranda

Mikel (pronounced Michael) is on the forefront of the New England drag racing scene and has come on board as a video content creator and N.E. Journalist for E3xtreme in 2019 and beyond. Look for Mikel to be behind the camera capturing some amazing content for us in the upcoming year.


Justin Frank

Justin has been with E3xtreme as a Lead Photographer in the Midwest since E3xtreme’s inception. Being based in the cold of Wisconsin, Justin travels near and far for every event and feature he handles for E3xtreme. His extensive knowledge of GM performance is something that we truly value at E3xtreme. Make sure to stay tuned as Justin works on his own build, as well as covering events with us throughout 2019 and beyond.