Jena Barthelmes drives the #48J Flyer
class car. Her home track is Farley Speedway but she can also be
found racing at West Liberty Speedway. She lives in Central City,
Team members that help Jena are:
Bill (Dad and car owner)
She started racing in 2003 in the Flyers
Class at Farley Speedway because her Dad didn't have any boys! Her
first win was in 2003. Career highlights include 4 Feature wins in
The thrill of racing for Jena is beating
the boys. Her most exciting racing moment was having another
driver pass her up on the wall and ride the wall on 2 tires the whole
front stretch. She's most proud of making her Dad proud of her.
Jena's racing hero is Jimmie Johnson.
Of racing, Jena says, "Racing is not
just for boys anymore. You have to have fun or keep your car at
Her favorite racing website is