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QUICK FACTSCategory: Pro Stock 2015 Car: Summit Racing Equipment Chevrolet Camaro Crew Chief: Rob Downing Team Owner: Ken Black 2014 Wins/Final Rounds: 0/3 in 19 Events Career Wins/Final Rounds: 74/116 Best Points Finish: 1st (2003, 2004, 2005, 2010) 2014 Best Elapsed Time: 6.503 seconds 2014 Best Top Speed: 214.31 MPH
PERSONAL INFORMATIONResidence: Concord, NC Hometown: Duluth, MN Date of Birth: March 14, 1961 Wife: Kim Daughter: Brittany (7/13/90) Son: Cody (8/24/98) Hobbies: Golf; boating; watching football, basketball, and hockey Notable: Served as a crew member and crew chief for Warren Johnson during four of Johnson's six NHRA Pro Stock world championships
2014: Joined NHRA tour at the NHRA Spring Nationals after missing first five races recovering from heart surgery. Runner-upped at three national events (Summer Nationals, Super Nationals, Northwest Nationals). Qualified in the top half of the field at 9 of 19 events.
2013: Finished in the Pro Stock Top Ten for the 11th consecutive season. One runner-up finish (NHRA Route 66 Nationals). Qualified in the top half of the field at 19 of 24 events.
2012: Finished in the Pro Stock Top Five for the tenth consecutive season. Won four national events. Runner-upped at five national events. Won KB Racing's 100th race at the NHRA Supernationals while debuting new Summit Racing Camaro. Extended streak of winning at least one race per season to 12 consecutive seasons.
2011: Finished in the Pro Stock Top Three for the ninth consecurtive time. Won five NHRA national events. Won his sixth U.S. Nationals. Won his fourth K&N Horsepower Challenge at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals (the most of any Pro Stock driver in NHRA history). Extended streak of winning at least one race per season to 11 consecutive seasons.
2010: Earned fourth NHRA Pro Stock World Championship. Set record for most points earned in a single season (2,591). Won three of six races in the Countdown to 1 series. Won the NHRA K&N Horsepower Challenge at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals. Extended streak of winning at least one race per season to 10 consecutive seasons.
2009: Finished in Pro Stock Top Three for eighth consecutive time. Runner-upped in the K&N Horsepower Challenge bonus race. Became sixth NHRA driver to reach 60 career wins, Extended his season winning streak to nine consecutive with at least one win.
2008: Finished in Pro Stock Top Three for seventh consecutive time. Earned six victories including Pomona 1 and Pomona 2. Runner-up in the NHRA K&N Horsepower Challenge.
2007: Competed in inaugural Countdown to 4 and Countdown to 1. Finished in Pro Stock Top Three for sixth consecutive time. Earned 50th consecutive career win. Passed Joe Amato for fifth place on career No. 1 qualifiers list. Established national record for elapsed time (6.536 seconds).
2006: Finished in Pro Stock Top Three for the fifth consectutive time. Passed the 300 mark for career round wins (305). Earned four victories in seven final-round appeareances including U.S. Nationals. Qualified No. 1 at 11 events. Clocked first 6.5-second run (Richmond).
2005: Won third consecutive NHRA Pro Stock world championship. Earned eight victories in 11 final-round appearances. Clocked national record performances for elapsed time (6.633 seconds) and top speed (208.23 mph) in Gainesville. Was No. 1 qualifier at seven events.
2004: Earned his second consecutive NHRA Pro Stock world championship by the largest margin of victory in NHRA history (742 points). Set NHRA records for most victories (15), No. 1 qualifiers (16), elimination round wins (76), and final round appearances (19) for a single season. Moved into the No. 4 spot on all-time win list in Pro Stock history. Set 20 track records. Earned third Mac Tools U.S. Nationals victory. Voted national motorsports Driver of the Year in balloting by nationwide motorsports media.
2003: Earned first NHRA Pro Stock championship. Won a record 12 events and 67 round wins. Earned 14 No. 1 qualifying positions. Set national records for elapsed time and top speed. One of only two Pro Stock drivers to qualify for all 23 national events.
2002: Earned two victories and two No. 1 qualifying positions in first full season of Pro Stock.
2001: Won first career NHRA national event (Bristol). Recorded first career No. 1 qualifying position (Atlanta). Won U.S. Nationals.
1999: Became seventh member of the Speed Pro 200-mph Pro Stock Club with a 200.11 mph pass (Richmond)
1998: Began Pro Stock driving career