Mark Faust late model #51
from Breese, IL is 41 years of age. He began racing in 1978 in a late
model. Mark’s father Robert Faust and his uncle Bill Faust got him
started in the sport. Mark’s home track is Highland.
Mark’s car is a Shaw chassis powered by a 430 engine. His first win
came in 1978 at Highland. Mark’s accomplishments since then have been
outstanding. Winning the UMP points in 1998, also winning track
championships at Highland, BelleClaire and Haubstadt in 1998. What a
year that was!!!
Mark’s racing hero is “The Tall Cool One” Bob Pierce. His racing
goals for the future include running for another UMP championship. Mark
would like to thank Herbie Derkes, Mike Faust, Arnie Schrage, Dan Diesen,
Ken Diesen, Jeff Schultz, Buck Hancock and Tom & Travis Goestenkors
for all of their help and support.