Knoxville Nationals Champions

KNOXVILLE NATIONALS CHAMPIONS

 

Year

Driver

Car

Owner

1961

Roy Robbins

37

O. J. Huffman

1962

Jerry Richert Sr.

69

Ted Ready

1963

Greg Weld

92

Taylor “Pappy” Weld

1964

Kenny Weld

94

Taylor “Pappy” Weld

1965

Kenny Weld

94

Taylor “Pappy” Weld

1966

Jay Woodside

9

Ted Hall

1967

Thad Dosher

74

Jack Cunningham

1968

Ray Lee Goodwin

24

Swenson/Williams

1969

Ken Gritz

12

Larry Snyder

1970

Joe Saldana

2

C&L Racing

1971

Jan Opperman

6

Cahill Racing

1972

Kenny Weld

29

Bob Weikert

1973

Kenny Weld

29

Bob Weikert

1974

Dick Gaines

71

Karl Kinser

1975

Eddie Leavitt

40

Ricke/Hill

1976

Eddie Leavitt

4J

Galden Inc.

1977

Doug Wolfgang

20

Bob Trostle

1978

Doug Wolfgang

4x

Speedway Motors

1979

Ron Shuman

75A

Gary Stanton

1980

Steve Kinser

20

Bob Trostle/Karl Kinser

1981

Steve Kinser

11

Karl Kinser

1982

Steve Kinser

11

Karl Kinser

1983

Sammy Swindell

1

Raymond Beadle

1984

Doug Wolfgang

29

Bob Weikert

1985

Doug Wolfgang

29

Bob Weikert

1986

Steve Kinser

11

Karl Kinser

1987

Steve Kinser

11

Karl Kinser

1988

Steve Kinser

11

Karl Kinser

1989

Doug Wolfgang

8D

D.P. Motorsports

1990

Bobby Allen

1a

Allen Enterprises

1991

Steve Kinser

11

Karl Kinser

1992

Steve Kinser

11

Karl Kinser

1993

Steve Kinser

11

Karl Kinser

1994

Steve Kinser

11

Karl Kinser

1995

Steve Kinser

11

Steve Kinser

1996

Mark Kinser

5m

Karl Kinser

1997

Dave Blaney

10

Blaney/Hylton

1998

Danny Lasoski

83

Dennis Roth

1999

Mark Kinser

5m

Karl Kinser

2000

Mark Kinser

5m

Karl Kinser

2001

Danny Lasoski

20L

Tony Stewart

2002

Steve Kinser

11

Steve Kinser

2003

Danny Lasoski

20

Tony Stewart

2004

Danny Lasoski

20

Tony Stewart

2005

Kraig Kinser

11K

Steve Kinser

2006

Donny Schatz

15

Schatz Motorsports

2007

Donny Schatz

15

Schatz Motorsports

2008

Donny Schatz

15

Tony Stewart

2009

Donny Schatz

15

Tony Stewart

2010

Tim Shaffer

83

Call/Holbrook Motorsports

2011

Donny Schatz

15

Tony Stewart

2012

Donny Schatz

15

Tony Stewart