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Overview (2)

Born in Dawsonville, Georgia, USA
Nicknames Awesome Bill From Dawsonville
Million Dollar Bill

Mini Bio (1)

Bill Elliott was born on October 8, 1955 in Dawsonville, Georgia, USA. He is a writer, known for Bill Elliott's NASCAR Fast Tracks (1991), ESPN Speedworld (1979) and NASCAR on TNT (2001).

Trivia (6)

2005: Running only a limited schedule for Ray Evernham Motorsports, as he is semi-retired with 44 Career Winston Cup victories.
Voted NASCAR's most popular driver an amazing 16 times, including 10 straight years between 1991-2000.
Won the 1988 Winston Cup Championship by winning 6 races, along with 6 pole positions, 11 top-5 finishes and 22 top-10 finishes.

Lost the 1992 Winston Cup Championship to the late Alan Kulwicki by only 10 points.
Father guided he and his brothers into racing to keep them out of trouble.
1985: Award the "Winston Million" or $1 million dollars for winning the Daytona 500, the Southern 500, and the Winston 500 all in the same season. He won a total of 11 races and 11 pole positions that year, and as a result became the first Winston/Nextel Cup driver to grace the cover of Sports Illustrated.
Inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America in 2007.

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