Hometown: Bowling green, Kentucky

Birthdate: September 10, 1967

Family: Wife Amanda and Daughter Alexis

 

  • Born and raised in Ashland, KY
  • Started racing at fifteen
  • Scored his first dirt late model feature event in the state of Virginia in 1984
  • In 1997, Francis was given one of Kentucky's highest honors. For his achievements in the auto racing arena, the governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky recognized Francis as an "official and honorary" Kentucky Colonel
  • 2014 National Dirt Late Model Hall of Fame inductee
  • 3 time STARS Champion
  • 1999 Big Johnson driver of the year
  • 2007 World of Outlaw champion
  • Won several major events including World 100, Knoxville Nationals, Topless 100, Colossal 100, Dirt Track World Championship, National 100, and Australian National Title (2x)