John Wilkins

           # 78

John Wilkins bomber #78 from Logan, IL is 25 years of age. He began racing in 2000. He calls Mt. Vernon Raceway home every Saturday night. 

John started racing “just to have fun and play in the dirt”. His first win came this year and he is currently running 2nd in points at Mt. Vernon Raceway. John’s racing hero is Dick Trickle. 

John’s #78 bomber is a 1981 Oldsmobile Cutlass. His greatest racing accomplishment is finishing 1st and 2nd with his brother Bobby. John’s racing goals are to have fun and win some races. 

John would like to thank his dad, his brother, Mike and Donnie. 

Quote: “if you can’t run with the big dogs take it back to the dog pound”.