Jon “Rooster” Lewman of Coffeyville, Kansas and Cut Loose Racing is as well known for his pit antics as he is for his driving! A proud Veteran of the United States Marine Corps, with a brief Stint in the US Army. Rooster’s racing career started almost 30 years ago when he drove quarter Midgets in Tulsa Oklahoma with his older brother Jeff. A diverse racing Dossier includes prestigious events as The 1992 Island Rally in Okinawa, Japan.
A machine shop manager by day, internet superstar by night, Rooster enjoys the camaraderie of lawn mower racing as much as the competition. No slouch on the track, Rooster has piloted his “Rooster Cruiser” to some impressive places in a short time. In his first year on the National circuit he finished 13th in the CP class, barely missing the coveted top 10 by just a few points! Roosters proudest mowments on the track come without a statistic – In Caledonia Minnesota he was running 2nd and passing for the lead in a national points Race when a Hay bale bit his Nose!
Jon “Rooster” Lewman Notable Achievements
- 2009 & 2010 Back to back AHLMR C/P Class Champion
- 2010 AHLMR B/P 2nd Place
- 2010 All American Mower Championship 2nd Place in Mod-X
Rooster on Travel Channel’s Truck Stop Missouri
Jon “Rooster” Lewman is featured in this clip from Truck Stop Missouri on Travel Channel. Rooster battles his fellow Sod Stompers in the CP Class including Marty Kunkel and Sid Woody from the Central Iowa Lawn Mower Racing Association.