John Winge drives the #17J Crate Late
Model Class car. He lives in Ringgold, GA.
Team members helping John are: His
dog, Minra who has been to every race.
John started racing in 1998 in the
Street Stock Class at Casino Speedway in Watertown, SD because his
parents took pictures at local track. His first win was in '01 in
the Street Stock Class at Casino Speedway. Career highlights
include couple Heat wins in Late Models, ran Wild West Tour with the W.O.
Late Models in '08.
The thrill of racing for John is the
planted feel when hit the gas. His most exciting racing moment was
win in heat at Cedar Lake Speedway, Wisc. or Rick Echert changing John's
tire in B Main at W.O. race at Aberdeen SD. He's most proud of 2
Heat race wins, running a 13.90 at Cleveland TN.
Of racing, John says, "It's fun, get
with right people!".
His favorite racing website is