Bob Dotter

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Bob Dotter
Born (1938-10-28)October 28, 1938
South Carolina, United States
Died September 1, 2003(2003-09-01) (aged 64)
Achievements 1980, 1983, 1984 ARCA Racing Series Champion
NASCAR Xfinity Series career
3 races run over 3 years
Best finish 97th (1985)
First race 1982 Kroger 200 (IRP)
Last race 1993 Havoline 250 (Milwaukee)
Wins Top tens Poles
0 0 0
Statistics current as of December 8, 2012.

Bob Dotter was a 3 time Automobile Racing Club of America Super Car Champion driver. Winning the title in 1980, 1983 and 1984. He was born in South Carolina but moved to Chicago, Illinois when he was young. Bob lost his left arm in an industrial accident in the early 60's. He drove and built his own race cars despite his loss. Bob is the father of former NASCAR driver now Craftsman Truck team owner Bobby Dotter and competed in three Busch Series events in his own right, finishing a career-best 17th at O'Reilly Raceway Park in 1983.

Bob died in 2003 from lung cancer.

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Marvin Smith
ARCA Series Champion
Succeeded by
Larry Moyer
Preceded by
Scott Stovall
ARCA Series Champion
Succeeded by
Lee Raymond