|18 Jason Smidt|| ||Updated by Driver: 4/14/2009|
Edited by Staff: 4/14/2009
Hometown: Minden, NE
Email Address: email@example.com
Marital Status: Married - Corey
Children: Jacey - 5, Jerzee - 20 Months
Year Started Racing: 1999
Total Years Racing: 9
Racing Hero: Bobby Labonte
|Year/Make/Model: 2007 Virgin Chassis 1993 Buick Regal|
Owner: Jason Smidt
Crew Chief: W
Crew: Dave W., Michala, John J., Jason O., Scott O., Dad, Corey, Jacey.
Sponsors & Support: A&M Ag Partners - Axtell, Hiway Liqour - Minden, Smith Engines & Machine - Grand Island, JRJ Farms - Upland, Bob's Place - Upland, Stadler Implement - Minden, Heartland Family Chiropractic - Lexington, LG Seeds / Ted Vanfossen, S&J Farm - Minden, Steve Casper / Hoegemeyer Hybrids, Mr. Tire - Minden, Virgin Chassis, Mom & Dad, my wife Corey.
|Dawson County Raceway (NE) - Stock Car #18|
| Awards & Accomplishments|
|2002 - 9th in Points at The Speed Bowl.|
2003 - 5th in Points at The Speed Bowl with 1 win. Finished 10th out of 24 cars in Supernationals A Feature qualifier race.
2004 - 4th in Points at The Speed Bowl with 1 win.
2005 - 6th in Points at The Speed Bowl with 1 win.
2006 - 2nd in Points at Dawson County Raceway with 2 wins. 12th in Points at The Speed Bowl with 1 win. 3rd place finish at Frost Fest in Norton, KS.
2007 - 2nd in Points at Dawson County Raceway. 6th in Points at The Speed Bowl with 1 win. 4th in Nebraska IMCA State Points.
2008 - 4th in Points at Dawson County Raceway with 1 win.
| Career Summary|
|My dad raced before I was born. Then I got hooked on it with my uncle when I was in high school. Dave Schledwitz and I ran a Cruiser for two years and then I bought my first IMCA Stock Car in 01. I ran that car for two years and then got my first brand new car, a Thunder Chassis, out of Iowa. Ran that car for four years and then got another brand new car in 07, a Virgin Chassis, out of Kansas.|
| Racing Goals|
|Win a Track Championship. Qualify for the A Feature at the Supernationals. Win a Big Money Show.|