Jimmy Blackwell drives the #83 Late Model
Class car. He lives in Simpsonville, SC. His
Home Track is Sumter Speedway but he can also be found racing at Bulls Gap.
Jimmy drives the black, white and pink
Pontiac Grand Prix.
He started racing in 1968 at Sumter Speedway
because it was a family tradition. In 2001 Jimmy was the Fox Radio
Sumter Speedway Driver of the Year and finished 2nd in the points.
The thrill of racing for Jimmy is being
involved with children and fans and winning races.
Tommy and Angie Hill, Deb Blackwell and
Rowdy and Tootie have helped in Jimmy's racing program.
Dale Earnhardt is Jimmy's racing hero.
Jimmy says, "When it's your night, it's