Bobby Johns, American race car driver, Died at 83


Robert James “Bobby” Johns was born on May 22, 1932, and died on March 7, 2016, in Miami, Florida, USA.

He was American race car driver.

Boddy raced in the NASCAR series in the 1956-1969 seasons, with 141 career starts.

Bobby Johns had two wins among his 36 top ten finishes and finished the 1960 season 3rd in the points.

Bobby Johns also attempted to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 seven times and succeeded in both 1965 and 1969, where he finished 7th and 10th, respectively.

He was able to race in NASCAR regardless of being conscripted into the United States Army.

Bobby Johns passed away at 83 yrs old.