Korey Weyant drives the #83 Sprint Class
car. His home track is Jacksonville Speedway. He lives in
Team members helping Korey are: Rick
Northrop, Gene, Jay, Little Ricky. Rick Northrop is the car owner.
Korey started racing when he was 9 years
old in Quarter Midgets in Springfield, IL because it was a family sport.
His first win was in '94, winning his first race in Quarter Midget in
Springfield, IL. Career highlights include '05 multiple Quarter
Midget Champs, multiple Mini Sprint Champs, '05 Lincoln Speedway Track
Champion, '08-'09 Jacksonville Speedway Track Champion, '10 Monster
The thrill of racing for Korey is having
900 hp at the push of a pedal. His most exciting racing moment was
winning 3 straight non-wing Championships and being one of the very few
4th generation drivers in the USA. He's most proud of winning
Championships, carrying on the racing tradition that has been in his
family for 4 generations.
Korey's racing hero is Tony Stewart.
Of racing, Korey says, "It is the most
exciting sport on dirt!".