Bill Davis drives the #71 UMP Modified
Class car. He lives in Chesterton, IN. His home track is Crown
Point Motor Speedway but he can also be found racing at Hartford Speedway
Park, Shadyhill Speedway, Charleston Speedway, Kankakee Speedway and
Vermilion County Speedway.
He started racing in 1959 in the Late
Model Class at Broadway Speedway because he was to wild on the streets and
needed to race legally. His first win was his 2nd race at Broadway
Speedway in the Late Model. Career highlights include: Several
hundred Late Model Feature wins from 1959-1995, 50 career Feature wins in
UMP Modifieds from 1995-present, Late Model Track Champion at Broadway
Speedway in 1984, several Track titles in the '70's at Rennsselaer Raceway
and Broadway Speedway, Shadyhill Speedway 1996 UMP Modified Track
Champion, Kankakee Speedway UMP Modified Track Champion in 1997 and 1998.
The thrill of racing for Bill is being
competitive at 63 years of age and racing in 6 different decades, won many
Championships and many lasting friendships. He's most proud of all
the great people he's come in contact with. Also his ability
to start each even with a good attitude and all the young drivers he's
been able to help and teach all the tricks of racing.
Of racing, Bill says, "Thanks Fans for
making racing possible!".