For Ken Ruble, what goes around, comes around

For Ken Ruble, what goes around, comes around

LAS CRUCES – Youthful time invested in his father’s garage encouraged Ken Ruble’s interest in

LAS CRUCES – Youthful time invested in his father’s garage encouraged Ken Ruble’s interest in mechanical things. That desire led to his passion in racing and inevitably, a degree in mechanical engineering. Ruble, now functions manager of NMSU’s state-of-the-art College of Engineering Aggie Innovation Shop, has passed on that inspiration to a multitude of college students about the past 12 many years.

Ruble participated in motocross racing when he graduated from high school, moved on to drag racing and then to circle-observe racing. He began with a kit auto and then commenced setting up chassis of his have layout. Several decades later, relationship and family took priority. He offered his race cars, purchased some tractors and residence in Chaparral, New Mexico the place he crafted a dwelling and a shop.