Johnny Benson Jr.

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Birthday
27, 1963
Birthplace
Michigan
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
27, 1963 (age 55)
Birthplace
Michigan

About

NASCAR Winston Cup Rookie of the Year in 1996, won championships in the Busch and Craftsman Truck Series.

Before Fame

He raced in the American Speed Association, earning its Rookie of the Year award in 1990.

Trivia

After joining the Craftsman Truck Series, he was named Most Popular Driver from 2006 through 2008.

Family Life

His father John Benson, Sr. drove in several modified tours.

Associated With

He was leading the 2000 Daytona 500 with 4 laps to go before he was passed by race winner Dale Jarrett.