Mark Bott is from Port Austin, MI at the tip of the thumb on the shore of Lake Huron, and has been racing nearly 50 years. His dad was a racing fan, and Mark made the transition from fan to competitor at age 18, beginning with Sportsman stock cars. Over the years, Mark has competed in Late Models, Supermodifieds, Sprints, almost every class with the exception of Midgets. In 2012, about 6 years ago, he made the decision to focus his efforts exclusively on Modified events with car #70B. Mark is a retired plumber, worked in the field, and then traveled extensively for many years as an officer in the union. His life revolves around racing, and working on his car in the off season. Mark also owns a street rod, enjoys riding motorcycles, likes to travel, and has visited many of our National Parks.