Race car drivers who won the a day of Le Mans along with his sibling Don. He started race airplanes before vehicles and won several races in Reno, Nevada from 1978 to 1983. He was sentenced to 15 many years of jail in 1986 for tax evasion and smuggling marijuana in to the USA. His sibling Don Whittington distributed his interest for race and was also involved with medication smuggling. He raced in the 1980 Indianapolis 500 that was gained by Johnny Rutherford .