Jim Mathieson drives the #M80
Modified car. He lives in Sioux City, Iowa. His home track is Blackbird
Bend Motor Speedway, Onawa, Iowa, but he can also be found racing at Buena
He began racing in 1980 in Hobby Class at
Interstate Speedway. His first win was in 1982 at Buena Vista,
Cheater's Day. Career highlights include racing with Doug Wolfgang, Heat
Race wins this year Blackbird Bend.
The thrill of racing for him is being
competitive every night. His most exciting racing moment was racing
Boone. He is most proud of building his own cars and engines and being
Jim's racing hero is Tony Stewart.\Of
racing, "Always go racing, you meet the best people in the country".
His favorite racing website is