Car racing story whose profession spanned both era of midget vehicles as well as the Indianapolis 500. His cooperation with Performance Race Industry Magazine creator Steve Lewis jumpstarted both his profession which of his #9 Race group. He survived a significant injury in the 1995 Indianapolis 500, but tragically passed away in his vehicle inside a head-on collision near Auckland, New Zealand. He was raised in Janesville, Wisconsin. He competed in the Indianapolis 500 eight occasions, driving for any.J. Foyt and Ron Hemelgarn.