DRIVER OF THE WEEK (April 2): Dutch Davies

Warren’s Dutch Davies is your first 2013 Times Observer Driver of the Week, sponsored by Gafner Jewelers. Davies is the two-time defending points champion in the Super Late Model class at Stateline Speedway, Busti, N.Y. From a racing family, including his brother, Ron, Davies lives in Warren with his wife, son and two step-sons. With 25 years racing experience, he drives his own No. 40 at Stateline, which opens on Saturday.