Driver: Tommy Kerr

Kerr Family in Victory Lane at Smokey Mountain Speedway June 2017Hometown: Maryville, TN

(Note) This is an older photo. The kids have grown and so has Tommy. Kelly hasn’t changed a bit.

D.O.B. November 17, 1974

Marital Status: Married Kelly in 1999. They have a son Jacob and daughter Kaylee Ann.

Real Job: Prep Foreman and Preventative Maintenance Mechanic for Blount Excavating

Tommy has spent almost half his life driving race cars and his whole life in and around racing. His grandfather, J.T. Kerr, drove race cars, originated and built Stinger chassis, and has been a key figure in East Tennessee racing for over 50 years. His father, Tommy, was involved in the racing business and raced as did other members of the family. In the thirteen years he has been behind the wheel of a Late Model he has won over 60 features, two track championships. He is one of the three founders of BMS and has won Rookie of the Year honors in the Advance Auto Parts Thunder Series and the 2009 Southern Nationals Championship.

Since 2013 Tommy has been running a limited schedule. For those seven seasons he has one at least one feature until this past season. He plans to start another win streak in 2021.