“10 Things You Didn’t Know About ….” will be a regular feature throughout the 2017 racing season in which drivers and other dirt racing personalities will be asked ten random questions that will allow fans to learn more about the personalities of the people involved in this sport.
Today’s Feature: Jimmy Owens
Date of Birth: February 3, 1972
Hometown: Newport, TN
Position: Driver of the No. 20 Super Late Model
Answers to the following questions will appear in red.
- What was your first personal vehicle?
A 1988 Volkswagen Beetle Baja
- What type of music do you listen to?
- What is your favorite pro or college sports team?
I don’t know much about sports
- What hobby do you have away from the track?
I’m not real sure. I don’t do a whole lot.
- If you had a free vacation to anywhere in the world, where would you go?
- What is your all-time favorite movie or television show?
The Sixth Sense
- Who is a non racer you admire(living or dead)?
My Godfather, David Prizer
- What is your favorite restaurant?
- Name a skill or ability you wish you had.
I wish I was able to drive a racecar
- Are you a late sleeper or an early riser?