Geoff Bodine career summary

GEOFF BODINE Born: Elmira, N.Y. Resides: Julian, N.C. D.O.B.: 4/18/49 Children: Matthew - November 7, 1971 Barry - November 11, 1977 First full season as driver-owner was 1994, finishing 17th in Winston Cup points and posting...

GEOFF BODINE

Born: Elmira, N.Y. Resides: Julian, N.C. D.O.B.: 4/18/49 Children: Matthew - November 7, 1971 Barry - November 11, 1977

First full season as driver-owner was 1994, finishing 17th in Winston Cup points and posting three victories in Exide Batteries-sponsored Ford Thunderbird... Also won five poles in '94... Captured 1994 The Winston Select at Charlotte despite spin-out in first segment... Started driving micro-midgets in New York in 1955... Became Northeast Modified Tour terror, finishing second in national modified standings in '77... Won six Busch Grand national races... Introduced modern- day power steering to Winston Cup at Martinsville in 1981... Winston Cup Rookie of the Year in '82... First career pole came in 19th attempt at 1982 Firecracker 400 in Daytona... First career win came in 69th start at Martinsville in spring of 1984... Won 1987 IROC title... 381 career starts, 17 wins, 35 career poles, $8,401,701 career winnings to rank eighth in all-time money... Career-best third in 1990 Winston Cup standings... $1,276,126 in '94 winnings.

Purchased Alan Kulwicki Racing in May of 1993...Son, Barry, is embarking on go-kart racing career... Older brother of Brett and Todd Bodine... Developed Bo-Dyn racing and helped engineer a new and sleek bobsled for 1994 USE Bobsled team.

WINSTON CUP VICTORIES:

1984 - Martinsville Nashville Riverside 1986 - Daytona Dover 1988 - Pocono 1989 - Wilkesboro 1990 - Martinsville Pocono Martinsville 1991 - Charlotte 1992 - Martinsville North Wilkesboro 1993 - Sonoma 1994 - Pocono Michigan North Wilkesboro

SOURCE:

1995 NASCAR Winston Cup Media Guide

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Todd Bodine , Alan Kulwicki