Billy Despain drives the #75 Open Wheel
Modified Class car. He lives in Campbellsville, KY. His home
track is Bluegrass Speedway but he can also be found racing at Brownstown,
Florence Speedway, Lake Cumberland Speedway, Clinton County Speedway and
Legendary Ponderosa Speedway.
He started racing in 2000 in the Modified
Class at Lake Cumberland Speedway because he'd loved racing all his life.
His first win was in 2003 in the Modified Class at Bluegrass Speedway.
Career highlights include his first win at Bluegrass Speedway in 2003,
finishing 6th in the Modified part of the Dirt Track World Championship
with 88 cars in the field and a Heat win at Brownstown opening night with
The thrill of racing for Billy is racing
hard with clean drivers. His most exciting racing moment was
watching his son race. He's most proud of his son's first win.
Billy's racing hero is his son, Elliott
Of racing, Billy say, "We just can not
have nice things (bodies on cars)!".
His favorite racing website is