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John Whalen


John Whalen drives the #77 Sport Compact Class car.  His home track is Burlington 34 Raceway, C J Speedway and Southern Iowa Speedway.  He lives in Ainsworth, IA.

Team members helping John are:  Ezzy, Jason, Sam, Mica.

John started racing in 2006 in the 4 Cylinder Class at Wapello County Fairgrounds and C J Speedway to beat his nephew! His first win was in  '07 in the 4 Cyl Class at C J Speedway.  Career highlights include Track Champion at C J Speedway in '08 and Track Champion at 34 Raceway in '12.

The thrill of racing for John is going fast.  His most exciting racing moment was beating his brother Bill for Track Champion at C J Speedway on the last night of the season.  He's most proud of his 2 Track Championships and driving clean.

John's racing hero is whomever just beat him.

Of racing, John says, "Come watch the fun!".

His favorite racing website is




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