Troy Newberry drives the #56 Late Model
Class car. His home track is Farmer City Raceway but he can also
be found racing at Macon Speedway and Fairbury Legion Speedway. He
lives in Bloomington, IL.
Team members helping Troy are:
Nephew - Matthew Newberry, K C Boward, Son - Chris Newberry, Girlfriend
- Sherry Clark, friend - Robert Embry. Jerin Hamblin is the car
Troy started racing in 1989 in the
Street Stock Class at Farmer City Raceway because his Dad had raced for
22 years. His first win was in '90 in the Street Stock Class at
Farmer City Raceway. Career highlights include '93 - 9 wins in
Street Stock at Farmer City Raceway and Fairbury Legion Speedway, '03
Hornet 2 wins at Farmer City Raceway and 2 wins at Fairbury Legion
Speedway, '00 4 wins in Sportsman Class at Farmer City Raceway.
The thrill of racing for Troy is running
Late Models. His most exciting racing moment was '92 tore the wall
down at Farmer City Raceway and flipped 6 times. He's most proud
of '06 the week after his Dad passed away, he won the Feature at Farmer
Troy's racing heroes are Dale Jarrett
and Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Of racing, Troy says, "If you can afford
it and have the opportunity, do it!".
His favorite racing website is