The Mint 400: Vegas, Lights, And Trick Trucks Out At Contingency
Off Road Xtreme (press release) (blog)
The second year it was run, Norm Johnson, race director through 1974 and a participant from 1969 to 1982, enlisted the help of his friends, famed race car drivers Mel Larson and Parnelli Jones. The Mint 400 race ended in 1988 after the sale of the Mint ...
Emerson Fittipaldi to be honored by RRDC in Long Beach
Previous honorees were Dan Gurney, Parnelli Jones, Roger Penske, Jim Hall, Brian Redman, Mario Andretti, Bobby Unser and George Follmer. These "RRDC Evenings" are acknowledged as one of the highlights of the auto-racing social calendar, drawing ...
JFR crew chief Mike Neff, son Chase to drive Carquest Trophy Truck in Mint 400
Some of the past racers include Indianapolis 500 winners Parnelli Jones, Al Unser, Rick Mears and Rodger Ward; off-road champions Mickey Thompson, Ivan Stewart and Walker Evans; actors James Garner and Steve McQueen and NASA astronaut Gordon ...
Blaney comes oh so close at Daytona
Such stars as Dan Gurney, Parnelli Jones, A.J. Foyt, Donnie Allison, Cale Yarborough, David Pearson, Neil Bonnett and Dale Jarrett, to name only a very few, amassed 98 Cup series victories on short tracks and superspeedways across the country.