Drivers

Kelby Watt





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1K

KCCS Standing:

14th

Points:

1275

Class:

410

Car Number:

1K

Hometown:

Adel, IA

Age:

22

Knoxville Feature Wins (305):

4

Chassis:

Maxim

Engine:

Kistler

Bio:

Kelby Watt, a resident of Adel, IA graduated from ADM High School in 2019. He graduates from Iowa State University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering in May 2024. Kelby also participates in the Formula SAE team with Iowa State.

Kelby started racing outlaw dirt karts at the age of 4 and moved into micro sprints at the age of 9. His first year in a 305 sprint car was 2016 and then in 2019 drove his first 360… Kelby took a year off from racing in 2022 to intern at Hendrick Motorsports in Charlotte, NC. In 2023 Watt made his 410 sprint car debut at the Knoxville Nationals. In 2024 he will be racing in the 410 class as a rookie.

Overall Career:

2x 360 Knoxville National Feature Starts
2022 360 Knoxville National Quick Time Award Winner
4x 305 Knoxville Raceway Feature Wins

360 Sprint Car Highlights

4 Top 5 Feature Finishes
13 Top 10 Feature Finishes
3 Hard Charger Awards
2 Quick Time Awards

360 Point Standing by Year:

2023 - 10th, 2020 - 6th, 2019 - 11th

305 Point Standing by Year:

2017 - 5th

Owner:

Watt Motorsports

Crew:

Jeff Woodruff, Sean Watt, Dave Barton

Sponsors:

KRM Custom Homes, Tanzanite Homes, Carl Konz Agency, RevTech, Baldon Hardware, Right Choice Shearing, T&S Industries, KW Motorsports, TiLube, Central Iowa Collision, Amick Associates, Rod End Supply, Simpson Race Products, Stilo, Big Deal Car Care, Leavitt Graphics, Podium Ink, Keizer Aluminum Wheels, Norwood Inn, Smit Ti, Snappy Bee Media, Rogue Media