Tim Sozio drives the #16 Young Guns Class
truck. His home track is Auburndale Speedway, but can also be found racing
at Orlando Speedworld. He lives in DeBary, FL.
Team members helping Tim are: Grandpa
Phil, Mom, Dad, and brother Trevor. Phil and P. J. Sozio are the car
Tim started racing in 2003 in the Quarter
Midget Class at Little New Smyrna Speedway because racing looked like fun,
and he had always been a race fan. His first win was that same year in the
Jr. Novice Class at Little New Smyrna Speedway. Career highlights include
2003 Tangerine Champion, 2003 1st Annual Little New Smyrna 500 Champion,
Grand National Events in Thompson, CT and Cumming, GA, raced at the
Gasoline Alley Nationals at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, 2007 Light
160 Points Championship for Florida Regional Series, and debut of truck in
The thrill of racing for Tim is going
fast. His most exciting moment was his first truck race. He is most proud
of his Florida Quarter Midget Light 160 Championship.
Tim's racing hero is Dale Earnhardt Sr.