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The Heat is On

Bill Thalman

Driver Information:
Birth Date: 01-31-1940 Vehicle Name: The Heat is On
Marital Status: Wife, Gaye Division: Super Modified
Occupation: President, Ky Western Truck Lines Type of Engine(s): T-55 Lycoming Turbine Jet
Children: William - 35, Kathy - 33 Engine CID: None
Number of years pulling: 25 Engines Built By: Lycoming
Year Started: 1973 Number of Engines: 1
Team Name: The Heat is On Pulling Team Chassis built by: Tim Engler
Residence: Hopkinsville, Ky Sponsors: Ky Western Truck Lines
Email: Web Page: KY Western Truck Lines


1998-1999 KSTPA Point Champion
1999 Tapa Points Runner Up


Quoted Saying:
"During my many years of pulling, my biggest thrill has been putting on a show for the crowd. I truly enjoy talking to the spectators about the tractor and the flame show."