Kevin Wiater

Wiater 1

Age: 43

Hometown: Hanover Park

Current Race bike: 2009 Yamaha R6

Race Number:  5

Year started RoadRacing: 1990

Weight:  155lbs

Career Highlights: Won all 3 MiddleWeight Championships in 2014 in the Midwest region plus the Blackhawk Farms Track Championship in those 3 classes as well.  Finished 5th at Daytona in 1991 as an amateur.  In 2013 Kevin won 8 races and 18 top 5 finishes. Kevin also won the Blackhawk Farms Track Championship in the Expert GTU Class. Recorded the fastest 600cc laptime of the year at Blackhawk Farms of a 1:09.77.

Interesting Stat: Kevin took 17 years off before he came back to racing. He raced 1 weekend as an amateur and went expert the next round where he won on his first start as an expert with a last lap pass.

Wiater 22015 Goals:  To run a 1:08 lap time at Blackhawk Farms and be quicker at all track he races this season.  Win more races, set faster lap times and try to repeat as the MiddleWeight Champion on a new bike.  

Current Sponsors: Farrell Performance LLC, KPW Trucking, Pirelli, Cycle Gear Racing, US Chrome, Line2Line Coatings, Hindle Exhaust

Special Thanks to Jason for all his coaching, bike set-up and engine building. He really has helped to push me to a level I thought I could never reach.
Thanks to my wife Jenny for all of her support thru the good days and the bad ones (crashes).