<font face="Tahoma" size="2">Crescentini from Malibu, California, began racing various motocross and desert events in 1972 and continues to participate in these events.
For the past 25 years, Dino has competed in five to six Alfa Club Races/Time Trials per year dating back to 1978 and is a current driving instructor.
In 1983-84, competed in SCCA GT-5 class driving an Alfa Romeo GTA. Holds lap records at Willow Springs and Riverside. From 1990-1992, ran a tube frame Alfa Romeo in SCCA GT-3 class and Nasport. Was second in the division and third at the Runoffs. Holds several lap records.
Competed in the Trans-Am series from 1993-1997. Won several Rising Star of the Race awards and his best finish was fifth.
Driving a 1972 McLaren M8F, he has won every Can-Am vintage car race he has finished from 2002 to the present.
Dino was the 2004 SPEED Touring Car Rookie of the Year in a BMW325i. Dino scored an impressive victory in his SPEED GT debut at Portland in 2005.
In 2007 Dino drove a partial season of SPEED Touring Car for two different teams, placing seventh at the opener at Sebring in an Audi A4 and fifth at the finale in Monterey in a Mazda6
In addition to his RealTime Acura commitment in 2008, Dino will campaign a Porsche 911 GT3 in the SPEED GT Championship.