Johnny Wheeler drives the #57 Late Model
Class car. He lives in Campbellsville, Kentucky. His home track is Barren
County Speedway but he can also be found racing at Burnside.
He started racing in 1979 in Sportsman
Class at Taylor County Speedway because it was something he had always
wanted to do just as his Dad and Uncle did. Career highlights
include1993-rack Champion at Rock Castle Speedway, 2001-Barren County
Speedway , 2000-Bluegrass Speedway.
The thrill of racing for Johnny is the
smiles on everyone's faces. His most exciting racing moment was when he
beat Ken Shrader at the Coca-Cola 100 at Burnside. He is most proud of the
support from all of the fans, his family and friends through out his
Johnny's racing hero is Butterball
Of racing, Johnny says, "It is a wonderful
His favorite racing website is