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Armani Williams Inspires as a Race Driver with Autism

Human Interest News News by State Autism Awareness News Michigan Autism News Videos

July 13, 2016- "Armani Williams Inspires as a Race Driver with Autism"-  Armani Williams, a 16-year-old high school junior with autism, is currently leading the rankings for Rookie of the Year in the ARCA Truck Series. The rookie’s meteoric rise has put him on the fast track to becoming a NASCAR driver. In fact, Williams has already become the highest finishing African American in the history of the ARCA Truck Series. Diagnosed at age 2, Williams understands the social difficulties that can accompany autism. In every city that holds a race, Williams reaches out to connect with a local autism association to provide them with free tickets and the opportunity to spend the day at the track. Readers can watch a brief local news clip profiling Williams within this article.