“10 Things You Didn’t Know About ….” will be a regular feature throughout the 2017 racing season in which drivers and other dirt racing personalities will be asked ten random questions that will allow fans to learn more about the personalities of the people involved in this sport.
Today’s Feature: Billy Ogle, Jr.
Date of Birth: August 17, 1964
Hometown: Knoxville, TN
Position: Driver of the No. 201 Super Late Model
Answers to the following questions will appear in red.
1. What was your first personal vehicle?
It was a 1979 Trans-Am
2. What type of music do you listen to?
Alternative rock and country
3. What is your favorite pro or college sports team?
4. What hobby do you have away from the track?
I used to play a lot of racquet ball, but right now I do a lot of gardening. I’m wanting to get more into racquet ball to get more exercise but gardening, planting flowers, is more of my hobby now.
5. If you had a free vacation to anywhere in the world, where would you go?
6. What is your all-time favorite movie or television show?
Any of the Fast and Furious movies. I really like those movies.
7. Who is a non racer you admire(living or dead)?
8. What is your favorite restaurant?
Probably the Copper Cellar in Knoxville
9. Name a skill or ability you wish you had.
10. Are you a late sleeper or an early riser?
I’m kind of in the middle. I wake up early at maybe 5:30 or 6:00 and watch Gomer Pyle then I doze back off.