Don Whittington

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Birthday
23, 1946
Birthplace
Texas
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
23, 1946 (age 72)
Birthplace
Texas

About

Race car driver, businessman, and race car team owner. He won the 1979 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Before Fame

He delivered newspapers throughout high school.

Trivia

He owned the Blue Thunder Racing Team, along with Randy Lanier and Marty Hinze.

Family Life

He grew up in Lubbock, Texas, with his brother Bill Whittington, who helped him win the 1979 24 Hours of Le Mans with Klaus Ludwig.

Associated With

He and Dale Earnhardt were both NASCAR drivers.