1971 – Born May 20, in Columbus, Indiana.
1987 – He won in the World Karting Championship.
1991 – He became the USAC’s Rookie of the Year.
1994 – 1995 – He was the National Midgets Series Champion and won the USAC’s triple crown. The three divisions were the National Midget, Sprint and Silver Crown.
2001 – He had an accident in Daytona 500 but was unharmed and won three more races.
2004 – 2005 He became the owner of Eldora Speedway, a half-mile dirt track. He won five races in 2005 which includes the race that he would give up his championships to win the Allstate 400 at The Brickyard.
2006 – He won at Daytona and Martinsville but suffered a shoulder injury during the middle of the season that he endured for several weeks and was involved in several on track controversies.
2007- Became winner of the Allstate 400 at The Brickyard for the second time.