Featured Driver: Ken Butler III

Featured Driver: Ken Butler III
TOLEDO OH (1-21-09)--Ken Butler III finished tenth in the 2008 ARCA RE/MAX Series point standings driving for Eddie Sharp Racing and his headed to the NASCAR Nationwide Series for 2009. KB3 is today's featured driver. 
                          ARCA RE/MAX Series Driver Career Statistics
 

Ken Butler, III

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  DOB: 5/2/1982                                          
  Hometown: Lilburn, Georgia                          
  Profession: Race Driver                          
  Marital Status: Soon to be Married to Jaimie                                      
  No. of Children: No Children                                            
                                                               
  2008 STATS:                                                    
  Date Track Start Finish Laps Led Laps Completed Reason Out  
  2/9 Daytona Int'l Speedway 34 19 0 73/80 Running  
  4/13 Salem Speedway 15 20 0 161/204 Running  
  4/19 Iowa Speedway 9 7 0 250/250 Running  
  4/25 Kansas Speedway 1 7 0 100/100 Running  
  5/4 Rockingham Speedway 9 39 0 114/312 Accident  
  5/10 Kentucky Speedway 20 4 0 112/112 Running  
  5/18 Toledo Speedway 7 25 0 202/204 Running  
  6/7 Pocono Raceway 17 11 0 86/86 Running  
  6/13 Michigan Int'l Speedway 14 7 0 100/100 Running  
  6/29 Cayuga Speedway Park 11 21 0 175/257 Accident  
  7/18 Kentucky Speedway 12 28 0 100/104 Accident  
  7/26 Berlin Raceway 7 25 0 107/200 Engine  
  8/2 Pocono Raceway 19 7 0 80/80 Running  
  8/9 Nashville Superspeedway 1 6 0 117/117 Running  
  8/17 Illinois State Fairgrounds 33 13 0 102/102 Running  
  9/1 DuQuoin State Fairgrounds 16 19 0 100/102 Running  
  9/6 Chicagoland Speedway 12 10 0 135/136 Running  
  9/13 Salem Speedway 13 19 17 164/200 Running  
  9/28 New Jersey Motorsports Park 16 16 0 48/48 Running  
  10/3 Talladega Superspeedway 34 36 0 11/94 Accident  
  10/12 Toledo Speedway 25 11 0 199/200 Running  
                                                               
    2008 RE-CAP                                                
    Starts Wins Top-5's Top-10's Laps Led Races Led Poles    
    21 0 1 7 17 1 2    
                                                               
                                                               
                                                               
      KEN BUTLER'S ALL-TIME STATS:                                
      Year Starts Wins Top-5's Top-10's Laps Led Races Led Poles          
      2007 11 1 1 3 49 2 0          
      TOTAL 11 1 1 3 49 2 0          
                                                               
  DRIVER BIO:                                                  
  Driving for Eddie Sharp Racing, finished career-best 10th in ARCA RE/MAX Series driver points 2008. In 32 career series starts since 2007, has 10 top-10 finishes including 1 victory at Toledo Speedway '07. Also finished 4th at Kentucky Speedway '08, 6th at Nashville Superspeedway '08, 7th at Pocono Raceway '08, 7th at Kansas Speedway '08, 7th at Iowa Speedway '08, 7th at Michigan Int'l Speedway '08, 7th at Michigan Int'l Speedway ‘07, 9th at Berlin Raceway ‘07, 11th at Pocono '08, 11th at Toledo '08, 11th at Nashville ‘07, 11th at Salem Speedway ‘07, 13th at Springfield mile-dirt '08 and 14th at Toledo ‘07. Pole Award winner at Kansas '08 and at Nashville '08. Also qualified 2nd at Kentucky ‘07, 2nd at Toledo '07 and 3rd at Berlin '07. Has led 66 laps in 3 races. Veteran of USAR Pro Cup Series, ASA and Pro Challenge Series late model competition. Graduate of Richard Petty Driving Experience and Buddy Baker's Speed Tech. 

10-16-08
 
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
 

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ARCA Featured Drivers

Each day in the month of January, arcaracing.com will feature ARCA RE/MAX Series drivers who were honored at the 2008 ARCA RE/MAX Series Championship Awards Banquet. Check arcaracing.com each day for up-to-date biographical information on the featured driver, a photo gallery containing select images of the driver from the 2008 race season, and a video clip of the featured driver.

Other drivers scheduled to be featured on Arcaracing.com........
Wednesday, January 14th--
NORM BENNING DAY
Thursday, January 15th--DONNY KELLEY DAY
Friday, January 16th--BRAD SMITH DAY
Saturday, January 17th--DARRELL BASHAM DAY
Sunday, January 18th--JUSTIN LOFTON DAY
Monday, January 19th--BRYAN SILAS DAY
Tuesday, January 20th--DEXTER BEAN DAY
Wednesday, January 21st--KEN BUTLER III DAY
Thursday, January 22nd--TAYLER MALSAM DAY
Friday, January 23rd--TOM HESSERT III DAY
Saturday, January 24th--JOHN WES TOWNLEY DAY
Sunday, January 25th--PATRICK SHELTRA DAY
Monday, January 26th--SCOTT SPEED DAY
Tuesday, January 27th--RICKY STENHOUSE JR DAY
Wednesday, January 28th--MATT CARTER DAY
Thursday, January 29th--FRANK KIMMEL DAY
Thursday, January 30th--ARCA CHAMPION'S DAY
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