Dylan Sabatini - Driver
Dylan Sabatini is a 28 year old racing driver from Ste. Anne, Manitoba. In 1994 Dylan’s racing career began at the age of 7 in a go-kart with the Manitoba Karting Association. Since then, Dylan has remained active in the motorsports community and has raced on nearly every racing surface, such as pavement, dirt, and even ice. With 15+ years of driving experience in such a wide variety of driving disciplines, Dylan has developed a calculated yet fierce driving style that has earned him the name of one of Manitoba’s Best Drivers. Dylan Sabatini is not only a driver, he is a great spokesperson for his sponsors and his sport. Dylan is also a great role model for the younger generation by believing strongly in staying drug free and the power of making a difference in his community.
Brian Lajoie - Mechanic
Ever since the beginning in our kart racing days, Brain has always been there helping any way he can. His passion for racing runs deep as he's won countless snowmobile drag races and now runs his own kart racing team (Lajoie Racing) with his son Wyatt Lajoie. Fun Fact: Brian loves Eat-More candy bars.
Wyatt Lajoie - Pit Hand
Son of Brian, Wyatt is a talented kart racer in the Manitoba Karting Association. In the pits Wyatt offers a unique perspective when it comes to forming driving strategies while maintaining sportsmanship. By far one of the coolest members of the Sabatini Racing Team. Fun Fact: Wyatt was the 2011 MKA Rookie of the year.
Jim Voth - Mechanic
Ever since our days in enduro and ice racing, Jim has always been eager to help. Jim brings to the team a vast knowledge in high performance mechanics and exudes an incredibly positive influential spirit even in the worst of situations. Fun Fact: Jim is a very accomplished martial artist in Tae Kwon Do.
Gerald Sabatini - Crew Chief
Father of Dylan, Gerald has been the boss from day one. Bringing knowledge, leadership, and dedication, Gerald is the driving force behind the Sabatini Racing Team. Fun Fact: Gerald is credited with creating the Sabatini Racing Team logo and influenced the "diamond plate" scheme graphics used on the car and website.
Ingrid Sabatini - Event Coordinator
Mother of Dylan, Ingrid has been the "boss" of the boss from day one. Ingrid provides great attention to detail when preparing for racing events, talking to sponsors, and maintaining relationships with fans. Fun Fact: Back in our enduro racing days, Ingrid used to be the lap counter for our team. It's estimated Ingrid has counted well over 2500 competitive laps!
Richard Wait - Mechanic
Because of a small roadside sign on the Trans-Canada highway, Gerald contacted Richard seeking help for our enduro racing program. After talking to Richard it was discovered that he only specialized in motorcycles and ATVs. As the years passed and our team made the switch to motorcycle engine powered Lightning Sprints, Richards interest was peaked and is now a mechanical consultant for the Sabatini Racing Team.