Jim Willert drives the #27 Open Wheel
Class car. He lives in Davenport, Iowa. His home track is Quad City
Speedway, but he can also be found racing at Burlington.
He began racing in 1981 in Super Sport
Class at Tipton because it was in the Family. His first win was the same
year, Track and Class. Career highlights include 5 Time Track Champion at
Tipton, Aledo and Wapello.
The thrill of racing for Jim is putting
on a good show for the fans. His most exciting racing moment was his 100th
Mod. Feature Win-the first race his daughter attended. He is most proud of
still be competitive after 23 years and of the 104 Modified A Feature
Jim's racing hero is Cale Yarborough.
Of racing, Jim says, "It's very time
consuming, but still a great family sport."