Austin Charron drives the #83 Modified
Class car. His home track is Lincoln Speedway but he can also be
found racing at Peoria Speedway. He lives in Peoria, IL.
Team members helping Austin are:
Rick Charron - Dad, Terry Charron - Uncle, Andy Curry. Rick
Charron is the car owner.
Austin started racing in 1989 in the
Quarter Midget Class at Lincoln Speedway because it's in his blood.
His first win was in 1989 in the Jr. Novice Quarter Midget class at
ALQMA. Career highlights include some good Heat wins.
The thrill of racing for Austin is the
noise and excitement. His most exciting racing moment was when he
rolled his Modified on opening night. He's most proud of being
able to do this all his life. Also, he's proud of all the help
from friends and family.
Austin's racing hero is Bill Elliott.
Of racing, Austin says, "Support your
His favorite racing website is