Tyler Benson drives the #B5 Hornet Class
car. He races all over Illinois. He lives in Creve Coeur,
Team members helping Tyler are:
Tyler started racing in 2009 in the
Hornet Class at Peoria Speedway because hunting season was over and he
needed a hobby so he began after watching a few years. His first
win was in '10 in the Hornet Class at Lincoln Speedway. Career
highlights include winning 5 Features so far in '12.
The thrill of racing for Tyler is gets
his blood pumping. His most exciting racing moment was winning his
1st Feature. He's most proud of being a top competitor so far in
Tyler's racing hero is Dale Earnhardt.
Of racing, Tyler says, "It takes a lot
of money, determination and strong