Peyton Davis (Tappahannock, Virginia)
2019 NTPA Grand National Four Wheel Drive Champion
With four wins, eight top-fives, and an average finish of 3.9, Peyton Davis built an insurmountable lead en route to the 2019 Grand National championship. Throughout, he had his brother at his side---and frequently, on the stage next to him. Having competed in Region IV for several seasons with "The Legend," John T. piloted the newest Davis Motorsports vehicle, "Young Gun" (-3) to a pair of one-two finishes behind Peyton and the first two GN wins of his own. An early sixth and fourth combined with Carmen Foster's victories in Benson and Tomah with "Foster Child" (fourth, -25) briefly knocked Peyton's old faithful "Punisher" out of the lead, but Davis took charge on Saturday in Wisconsin and led the rest of the way. The Holman Brothers' "4 Play" (-17) won twice in the season's second half to overtake Foster, while 2018 champion Ben Ellis' "Benjammin" (-30) won once more in Wauseon to make it three Virginians among the top five.
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