'Heroes of Horsepower' Celebrate Opening of JRA-Designed Motorsports Hall of Fame of America
Among the stars at the ribbon-cutting ceremony were Bobby Allison, Kurt Busch, Richard Childress, Tom D'Eath, Hurley Haywood, Rusty Wallace, Darrell Waltrip and Humpy Wheeler. “The racing immortals who were with us helped us usher in a new era for ...
NASCAR National Series News & Notes -- Auto Club Speedway
Four drivers have finished runner-up four consecutive times in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Mark Martin (1998), Harry Gant (1985), Darrell Waltrip (1983) and Richard Petty (1964). No driver has finished runner-up in five straight races.
The Frontstretch 5: Memorable Championship Battles
My favorite championship battle is 1979. If I could go back in time, I would go in a minute, and I would have it take me back to 1979. That was the year where a youngster named Darrell Waltrip and the King of NASCAR Richard Petty battled it out until ...
George Diaz: NASCAR tone-deaf if it wants to silence roar of engines
Please don't tell Richard Petty that NASCAR is considering quieter engines. (Phelan M. Ebenhack / Associated Press). By George Diaz Orlando Sentinel. Twitter.