Garrett Schwartz

About the Driver

DATE OF BIRTH: December 3, 2002

HOMETOWN: Countryside, Illinois

FAMILY: Bruce (dad), Beth (mom), Cassidy (sister), Briggs (dog), 

Brody (dog) 

HOBBIES: Travel Baseball, Basketball, Golf

FAVORITE TRACK: Newton Kart Klub, Newton, Iowa 

FAVORITE RACE: Jr MAXX Daddy 

YEARS RACING: 9 years in Go-Karts, 2 years in Dirt I-Mod, 3 years in Asphalt Late Model 

Accomplishments

2018 ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

Five top 10 finishes

Three top 15 finishes


2017 ACCOMPLISHMENTS:
Six top 10 finishes
Ten top 15 finishes
Won two heat races at Grundy County


2016 ACCOMPLISHMENTS: 
Started racing Super Late Model at Grundy County Speedway. Made Grundy County Speedway history by being the youngest driver to win a heat race in the Late Model division!(http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/daily-southtown/sports/ct-sta-auto-racing-grundy-st-0710-20160709-story.html) Won a 2nd heat race.

Finished 10th in his first Bettenhausen at Grundy County Speedway.


CAREER ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

2015 - Garrett added 2 more Slot Machine trophies to his collection at the O'Reilly Indoor Kart Nationals in Batesville, Mississippi 

2013 - Garrett added a Slot Machine trophy to his collection at the O'Reilly Indoor Kart Nationals in Batesville, Mississippi

2013 - Invited to the very prestigious event, Maxxis National Championship in Neeses, South Carolina

2012 - Won the Burris Thunder Tour Championship in Jr 1 Flathead 

Crew, Family and Fans

I WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL THE PEOPLE THAT MAKE MY RACING POSSIBLE!  I appreciate all of our family and friends who have supported my racing by cheering me on, believing in me and supporting me every step of the way. I could not do it without you! 

The Crew

Bruce Schwartz (Dad)

HOMETOWN: Countryside, Illinois​

MARITAL STATUS: Married 

FAMILY: Beth (wife), Cassidy (daughter), 

Garrett (son)

YEARS RACING: 1990-1995

YEARS RACING WITH GARRETT: 

His whole career 

Brian Schwartz (Uncle)

HOMETOWN: Countryside, Illinois

MARITAL STATUS: Married

FAMILY: Beth (wife), Conner (son), Caden (son)

YEARS RACING: 1994-2003

YEARS RACING WITH GARRETT: Two

Larry Middleton

HOMETOWN: St. John, IN

MARITAL STATUS: Single 

FAMILY: Tyler (son), Emilie (daughter),

Olivia (daughter)

YEARS RACING: 1988-Current 

YEARS RACING WITH GARRETT: Two

Don Bethel

HOMETOWN: Naperville, Illinois

MARITAL STATUS: Married

FAMILY: Cindy (wife) and their children

YEARS IN RACING: Many!

YEARS RACING WITH GARRETT: Three

Cassidy Schwartz (Sister)

HOMETOWN: Countryside, Illinois

MARITAL STATUS: Single

FAMILY: 

YEARS RACING WITH GARRETT: 

His whole career

Beth Schwartz (Mom)

HOMETOWN: Countryside, Illinois

MARITAL STATUS: Married 

FAMILY: Bruce (husband), Cassidy (daughter), Garrett (son)

YEARS RACING WITH GARRETT: 

His whole career