Dylan Kwasniewski | Nascar K&N Pro Series Stock Car

Dylan Kwasniewski
After 7 successful years racing karts, Dylan Kwasniewski turned his sights on asphalt circle track racing in 2007. Competing in the INEX Bandolero Bandits class, he won 88% of the races entered. In 2008 at 12 years old, Kwasniewski moved to the Semi-Pro Legend Car capturing an impressive 10 wins and finishing in the top 3 in more than 60% of the races entered; earning 3 Championships as the youngest in Bullring history at 13 years 4 months old. Kwasniewski was also awarded the prestigious “Rookie of the Year” award and qualified on pole at both the Legend Asphalt Nationals in Elko, Minnesota and Legend World Finals in Las Vegas, Nevada. Moving into the Pro Legend division in 2009, Kwasniewski won both the track Championship at the Bullring in Las Vegas and the State Championship for Nevada. He finished 7th in national points, 3rd in Nevada State Road Course Championship and broke the track record for qualifying time at the Bullring in a Legend car. 2009 was the beginning of Kwasniewski’s move into the bigger cars as he began testing and running limited races in the ASA Speed trucks and Late Model stock cars. In 4 Speed truck races, Kwasniewski finished on the podium twice with a 3rd place and 5th place finish. 2011 NASCAR K & N Pro series West Finished fifth in points … Became youngest driver in series history to win Sunoco Rookie of the Year Award … Also, youngest driver to win a series race and youngest driver in the series to win a pole … Was first 15-year-old to compete in the series. Participant in NASCAR’s “Next Nine” program

Residence

Las Vegas, NV

Date of Birth

May 31, 1995

Years in Racing

11

Career Highlights

2011 – Sunoco Rookie of the Year in NASCAR K&N Pro Series West, youngest to win title

2011 – Youngest race winner in NASCAR K&N Pro Series West (16 years 2 months at Colorado 8/6/11)

2011 – Youngest pole winner in NASCAR K&N Pro Series West (16 years 2 months at Colorado 8/6/11)
2011 – WINS: 2 – Colorado, Montana POLES: 2 – Montana, Spokane
2011 – April 2011 – NASCAR K&N Series West Debut in Roseville, CA
2010 – Late Model Racing – 11 starts, 2 pole, 2 Wins, 6 Top 5, 10 Top 10
2010 – Track Record Holder – Havasu 95 Speedway – Late Models
2010 – Lucas Oil Modifieds – 6 Starts, 4 Top 5, 6 Top 10 Finishes
2009 – Late Model Racing- 2 Starts, 1 Pole, 1 Trophy Dash Win
2009 – ASA Speed Trucks – 4 Starts – 2 Podiums (3rd & 5th)
2009 – SKUSA Super Nats – 2nd Place – 125cc Restricted Junior Shifter Kart
2009 – Las Vegas Motor Speedway Bullring – Legend Pro Champion
2009 – INEX Nevada State Pro Legend Champion
2009 – Las Vegas Motor Speedway – Bullring – New Track Record for Qualifying Time in a Legend Car
2009 – Silver State Legends Road Course – 3rd Place Pro Finisher – 2 Poles – 4 Top 2 Finishes
2009 – INEX National Points – 7th Place Finisher

2008 – Las Vegas Motor Speedway Bullring Semi-Pro Champion -Youngest in Bullring History
2008 – Las Vegas Motor Speedway “Rookie Driver of the Year” Legend Car
2008 – Silver State Semi-Pro Legends Road Course Champion2008 – INEX Nevada State Semi-Pro Champion
2008 – INEX Young Lions 5th Place National Points
2008 – Pole Sitter – 2008 Legend World Road Course Finals – Las Vegas, NV
2008 – Pole Sitter – 2008 Legend Asphalt Nationals – Elko, MN
2008 – 4th Place Finish – Legend World Road Course Finals
2007 – Nevada State Bandolero Bandit Champion
2007 – 3rd Place National Points Champion – Bandolero Bandits
2006 – Top 5 Finisher in Junior 1 Cadet, Rotax Mini-Max, 80cc Cadet Shifter and HPV 1 races with IKF, STARS of Karting, WKA, and Rotax series
2005 – SKUSA Supernats Champion – 80cc Cadet Shifter
2005 – SKUSA Supernats – 2nd Place Junior 1 Cadet
2004 – 3rd Place Champion – Junior 1 Cadet – Phoenix Kart Racing – Rookie Season
2003 – IKF Champion – Race 3 “Wild West Winter Shootout” – Kid Karts
2002 – Champion – Phoenix Kart Racing – Kid Karts