DRIVER SPOTLIGHT: Tyler Sontag

Tyler who now is 35, grew up at Sunshine Speedway from 1987 to 1992, before getting sick, with many trips to the hospital. Numerous trips to Daytona to hang out with the likes of Dale Earnhardt, Richard Petty, and Davey Allison, he became an avid race fan. Tyler is now a photographer, beginning his career shooting at Showtime Speedway in 2013 and have since been the track photog there, Desoto, Auburndale and now Citrus Speedway, plus doing work for the Wheel Man Series, FL Pro Truck Series and now 6 trips to the Snowball Derby. Racing idols growing up were Jimmy and Mike cope as well as Kyle Petty, Davey Allison and Michael Waltrip. Tyler has suffered from Arthrogryposis his entire life, yet never let it stop him from enjoying his passion of racing and photography, and being damn good at it. Tyler has been a great competitor with us at Vidane, and look forward to working with him in future events!