Meet Jim Shereck

Jim Shereck at Tri-City Speedway on March 25th, 2016.
Jim Shereck at Tri-City Speedway on March 25th, 2016.

Age– I make 50 look good

Hometown – St Charles, MO

Division – UMP Late Models

Primary Tracks – Tri-City Speedway & Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55

Chassis – Barry Wright Race Cars

Car owner– John Kuebler and Jim Shereck

Crew– Marc Molnar, Tommy Shereck, Tiffany Shereck

Family– wife, Kim of 25 glorious years Sons Tyler and Tommy and daughter Tiffany

Sponsors– Kuebler Ultra Oil

Work– Pizza cook at Imos Pizza for 32 years

Racing history and accomplishments– been involved with racing for 22 years. Won my first and only track championship at St Charles speedway in modifieds. Raced modifieds for 14 years. Won Springfield mile 3 years in row (modified). Won the Four crown at Eldora (modified). In Florida was the winter national champion (modified). My biggest win was the MLRA Spring Melt Down last year at I-80 (late model).

Racing idol– growing up as a kid in northern Wisconsin, my idol was my father. I enjoyed watching him build his car during the week only to watch him destroy his car on the weekend. What a great sport we are involved in. Some would say it’s a sickness.