(born April 6
) is a retired American stock car driver
from Keokuk, Iowa
. He competed in NASCAR Winston Cup
stock car, and ARCA
He was the ARCA champion in 1970 and 1971.
He competed in USAC's stock car division, finishing second in 1973, 1976, 1977, first in 1975, and third in 1974.
His greatest NASCAR accomplishment was starting from the pole for the 1976 Daytona 500
. He was awarded the pole after the front-row starters, Darrell Waltrip
and A.J. Foyt
were disqualified for illegal engines. He raced part-time in 35 starts between 1967 to 1977. His highest career finish was second at Talladega