5 Minute Interview: John Weldon #235

John Weldon 235. Photo Paul Tully

Full Name: John Weldon

Nickname: Wild

Personal Road Car(s): Merc Sprinter Van

Dream Personal Car: Aston martin

Favourite Music Group: Pink Floyd

Favourite TV Show: Futurama

Favourite Sports Team: Nottingham Forest FC

Superstitions at the Race Track / Garage: none

If you could change one thing in racing, What would you change: More start money

What is the most underrated thing in racing: All the work that goes on behind the scenes

What is the most overrated thing in racing: Tyres

Years Racing: 1

Final Wins: None

Most memorable racing moment: Winning the grade award at my very first meeting at Scunthorpe

Most forgettable racing moment: Throttle sticking wide open at Skegness and trying to make the track longer !!

Future racing plans: Win something!!

If you wasn’t racing you’d be doing what: Watching racing

Racing Idols: In stockcars: Stuart Smith Snr, Len Wolfenden, Dave Mellor – Other motorsports: Ayrton Senna, Niki Lauda, Dale Earnhardt

Favourite Track: Kings Lynn

Team / Crew members: 235 team is Woody, Gary, Craig, Chris, Wayne, Joe & myself

No dedicated sponsors but special thanks to: Keith Clement Auto Electrical, Wayne Heliwell Racing, Speedys Signs and B&K services

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