20 Questions with Amber Weidner

Name: Amber Weidner


Age: 18

Division: IMCA Hobby Stock

Car Number: 44

1. Who was your favorite driver growing up?
My dad, N.E.W. Super Stock driver Dennis Weidner

2. Most memorable moment in racing?
Becoming the 2008 IMCA Hobby Stock Rookie of The Year

3. What’s your favorite food?
Ice Cream

4. What do you drive for a street vehicle?
1992 Chevy S10 and 1978 Chevy ½ ton

5. What or who got you into racing?
My dad, working on all of his racecars, he promised me if I kept helping him he would get me a car.

6. How many years have you been racing?
2009 is my 3rd year

7. Most forgettable moment in racing?
Totaling my dads Street Stock

8. Who is your biggest rival/competition?
Anyone on the track

9. What’s your favorite movie?
Smokey and The Bandit

10. If you weren’t racing, what hobby would you have?
I really have no idea

11. What was your first car number?

12. Where was your first race at?
ThunderHill Raceway

13. What is your favorite music group or band?
George Strait

14. First memory in racing?
Powder Puff race in 2005

15. How did you pick your current number?
Same as my dads

16. What is your favorite race track?
ThunderHill Raceway

17. What divisions have you raced in?
Bomber and IMCA Hobby Stock

18. What type of driver are you?

19. What type of track do you prefer?
Smooth and tacky

20. Why do you race?
To spend time with my family and to have fun