American race car driver who was named 1988 ARCA Permatex Super Car Series Rookie of the Year.
He won his first feature race at Linda's Speedway.
He recorded a total of 9 wins on the NASCAR circuit.
His brother William Gerhart also raced in NASCAR events.
He made his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut at the 2001 O'Reilly Auto Parts 300, which was won by Kevin Harvick.