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William J. "Billie" Harvey (February 2, 1950 – September 13, 2007) was an American racing driver from Delray Beach, Florida.

Billie Harvey
Born(1950-02-02)February 2, 1950
Delray Beach, Florida
Died13 September 2007(2007-09-13) (aged 57)
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career
8 races run over 4 years
Best finish87th (1980)
First race1980 1980 World 600 (Charlotte)
Last race1983 Talladega 500 (Talladega)

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CareerEdit

Primarily an ARCA stock car racer, he won two races in the series in 1980, finishing 8th in ARCA points, and made a single CART IndyCar start at the Milwaukee Mile for owner Grant King.[1] Harvey also made eight NASCAR Winston Cup starts from 1980 to 1983 including two Daytona 500 races. His best finish was 11th in the 1980 Coca-Cola 500.

Harvey had business interests in several marine supply companies in South Florida.

Motorsports career resultsEdit

NASCAREdit

(key) (Bold – Pole position awarded by qualifying time. Italics – Pole position earned by points standings or practice time. * – Most laps led.)

Winston Cup SeriesEdit

NASCAR Winston Cup Series results
Year Team No. Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 NWCC Pts Ref
1980 Billie Harvey 87 Olds RSD DAY RCH CAR ATL BRI DAR NWS MAR TAL NSV DOV CLT
27
TWS RSD MCH DAY NSV TAL
16
87th 115 [2]
Chevy POC
11
MCH
17
BRI DAR RCH DOV NWS MAR CLT CAR ATL
31 ONT
DNQ
1981 Pontiac RSD DAY
41
RCH CAR ATL BRI NWS DAR MAR TAL NSV DOV CLT TWS RSD MCH DAY
41
NSV POC TAL
Wth
MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT CAR ATL
DNQ
RSD 91st 80 [3]
1982 Buick DAY
39
RCH BRI ATL CAR DAR NWS MAR TAL NSV DOV CLT POC RSD MCH DAY NSV POC TAL MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV NWS CLT MAR CAR ATL RSD 104th 46 [4]
1983 Gray Racing DAY RCH CAR ATL DAR NWS MAR TAL NSV DOV BRI CLT RSD POC MCH DAY NSV POC TAL
37
NA 0 [5]
Billie Harvey MCH
DNQ
BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT CAR ATL RSD
Daytona 500Edit
Year Team Manufacturer Start Finish
1981 Billie Harvey Pontiac 36 41
1982 Buick 35 39

ARCA Permatex SuperCar SeriesEdit

(key) (Bold – Pole position awarded by qualifying time. Italics – Pole position earned by points standings or practice time. * – Most laps led.)

ARCA Permatex SuperCar Series results
Year Team No. Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 APSC Pts Ref
1980 Billie Harvey 87 Chevy DAY NWS FRS FRS MCH TAL
1
IMS FRS 8th 430 [6]
31 Pontiac MCH
1
1981 DAY
25
DSP FRS FRS BFS NA - [7]
Olds TAL
8
FRS COR
1982 NSV DAY
2
TAL
2
FRS CMS WIN NSV TAT TAL FRS BFS MIL SND 18th 400 [8]
1983 DAY NSV TAL LPR LPR ISF IRP SSP FRS BFS WIN LPR POC TAL
4
MCS FRS MIL DSF ZAN SND NA - [9]
1984 Pontiac DAY
3
NA - [10]
Olds ATL
27
TAL CSP SMS FRS MCS LCS IRP TAL FRS ISF DSF TOL MGR
1985 Gray Racing Chevy ATL
6
DAY
10
ATL
29
TAL
5
ATL
28
SSP IRP CSP FRS IRP OEF ISF DSF TOL 23rd - [11]
1986 ATL DAY
39
ATL TAL SIR SSP FRS KIL CSP TAL BLN ISF DSF TOL OWO ATL 92nd - [12]
Results before 1985 may be incomplete.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Billie Harvey, Legends of NASCAR, Retrieved 2009-15-11
  2. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1980 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  3. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1981 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  4. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1982 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  5. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  6. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1980 Season Results ARCA Racing Series". TheThirdTurn. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  7. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1981 Season Results ARCA Racing Series". TheThirdTurn. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  8. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1982 Season Results ARCA Talladega SuperCar Series". TheThirdTurn. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  9. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1983 Season Results ARCA Permatex SuperCar Series". TheThirdTurn. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  10. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1984 Season Results ARCA Permatex SuperCar Series". TheThirdTurn. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  11. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1985 ARCA Talladega SuperCar Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  12. ^ "Billie Harvey – 1986 ARCA Permatex SuperCar Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved February 11, 2019.

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