Jesse Bitterling drives the #225 Modified
Class car. His home track is Shadyhill Speedway, but he can also
be found racing at Gas City Speedway. He lives in Star City, IN.
Team members helping Jesse are:
Dave Meyers, Rhonda Planck, Jordan Bitterling, Trevor Bitterling, Will
Planck, Jason Bitterling.
Jesse started racing in 1984 in the
Street Stock Class at Shadyhill Speedway because he wanted to be like
Dad. His first win was in 1987 in the Limited Late Model Class at
Shadyhill Speedway. Career highlights include 1997 Bunker Hill
Track Champion in Modified, 2000, '05, '06 Shadyhill Speedway Track
Champion in Modified, '05 Sportsmanship Award at Shadyhill Speedway.
The thrill of racing for Jesse is the
friends and the challenge. His most exciting racing moment was
winning the Dealer Choice in Butler Michigan. He's most proud of
being the recipient of the Sportsmanship Award, which is voted on by his
Jesse's racing hero is his Father, Jay
Of racing, Jesse says, "You have to work
hard and be on top. Surround yourself with knowledge!".
His favorite racing website is