Mark Widmar drives the #7w A Mod and
Sprint Class cars. His home track is Wapello County Fairgrounds
but he can also be found racing at Mountain Dew Bloomfield Speedway,
Southern Iowa Speedway and Knoxville Speedway. He lives in
Team members helping Mark are:
Dad, Mom, Wife - Tammy, Daugher - Nicole, Larry, Judy, Dovico, Randy,
Karen, my Jor. Bob Widmar and Mark Widmar are the car owners.
Mark started racing in 1982 in the Late
Model Class at Wapello County Fairgrounds after taking over driving from
his Dad. His first win was in '94 in the A Mod Class at Mountain
Dew Bloomfield Speedway. Career highlights include Track
Championship at Mountain Dew Bloomfield Speedway in Sprint Car Class in
'05, First Feature win at Bloomfield Speedway in A-Mod in '94, first
Feature win at Knoxville Speedway in the Sprint Car Class in '05, first
Sprint Car Feature win in Sprint Car Special at Wapello County
Fairgrounds in '05.
The thrill of racing for Mark is trying
to figure out the technology in race cars. His most exciting
racing moment was Feature win at Knoxville Speedway in Sprint Car.
He's most proud of being able to race against his Dad in an A-Mod at
Southern Iowa Speedway, Wapello County Fairgrounds and Mountain Dew
Mark's racing heroes are 1) His Dad 2)
Of racing, Mark says, "We have had so
much fun over the years. Nothing else a person can come close to
comparing to. The most fun you can have with your clothes on!".