Jon Kirby drives the #11 Late Model Class
car. His home track is Batesville Motor Speedway. He lives
in Russellville, AR.
Team members helping Jon are: Greg
Motley, Jim Roberts, Bradley Roberts.
Jon started racing in 2007 in the Late
Model Class in the MSRA Series after racing about 15 years old for
approximately one year. Wrecked his car and didn't have the
financial resources to fix it. He stayed out as long as he could.
His first win was in '09 in the Late Model Class at Beebe Speedway.
Career highlights include finishing 3rd, 4th and 7th in the MSRA Points
in '08, '09 and '11, 2 wins at Beebe Speedway and 1 win at Nashville
The thrill of racing for Jon is the
challenge of setting the car up for different track conditions and of
course, going fast! His most exciting racing moment was his first
career win at Beebe Speedway in '09. He's most proud of the
friendships he's built.
Jon's racing hero is Bill Frye.
Of racing, Jon says, "Racing is full of
good, honest people that make the sport what it is!".