Richard Petty

Richard Petty’s Terrifying Darlington Wreck Led to NASCAR Implementing the Window Net NASCAR Richard Petty’s Terrifying Darlington Wreck Led to NASCAR Implementing the Window Net , Contributor 10:30am, May 6

After most major NASCAR accidents, the sanctioning body implements a new safety standard with the intent of preventing serious injury…

Kyle Busch As Boos Rained Down at Bristol: “I Feel Like Dale Earnhardt Sr. Right Now.” NASCAR Kyle Busch As Boos Rained Down at Bristol: “I Feel Like Dale Earnhardt Sr. Right Now.” , Editor 1:49pm, April 18

Despite urging NASCAR last week to "cut the cord" on dirt racing, Kyle Busch was ironically able to score his…

NASCAR on Easter Sunday: A Look at a Few of the Most Historic Moments From Over the Years NASCAR NASCAR on Easter Sunday: A Look at a Few of the Most Historic Moments From Over the Years , Contributor 2:43pm, April 11

Easter Sunday just got even better. NASCAR is back! On April 17, the Cup Series is heading to the legendary…

Will Kyle Busch Tie Richard Petty’s Record at the Toyota Owners 400? NASCAR Will Kyle Busch Tie Richard Petty’s Record at the Toyota Owners 400? , Editor 2:45pm, April 1

The last time Kyle Busch won the Toyota Owners 400 was in 2018, and when the NASCAR Cup Series goes…

The 8 Best NASCAR Drivers of the 1980s Defined an Era NASCAR The 8 Best NASCAR Drivers of the 1980s Defined an Era , Contributor 12:02pm, March 4

In NASCAR, every decade is defined by its legends, and the 1980s were no exception. While you had icons from…

The 7 Best NASCAR Drivers of the 1970s NASCAR The 7 Best NASCAR Drivers of the 1970s , Editor 9:30am, February 27

While NASCAR grew in popularity in the 1960s, it absolutely soared in the 1970s. Auto racing was even dubbed "The…

The 6 Best NASCAR Drivers of the 1960s NASCAR The 6 Best NASCAR Drivers of the 1960s , Editor 12:30pm, February 23

The 1960s marked an important time in the history of NASCAR. During this decade, which occurred in the middle of…

David Pearson and His Mangled Car Wildly Won the ’76 Daytona 500 in the Most Epic NASCAR Finish Ever NASCAR David Pearson and His Mangled Car Wildly Won the ’76 Daytona 500 in the Most Epic NASCAR Finish Ever , Editor 11:10am, February 16

When it comes to wild, edge-of-your seat finishes, the 1976 Daytona 500 is considered by racing experts and fans alike…

Richard Petty’s 7 Daytona 500 Wins Is a NASCAR Record That Will Likely Go Unbroken NASCAR Richard Petty’s 7 Daytona 500 Wins Is a NASCAR Record That Will Likely Go Unbroken , Editor 11:11am, February 1

Throughout the 63-year history of the Daytona 500, there have been a handful of drivers who really stand out for…

The Brawl at the 1979 Daytona 500 Put NASCAR on the Map NASCAR The Brawl at the 1979 Daytona 500 Put NASCAR on the Map , Editor 3:48pm, January 21

The 1979 Daytona 500 was historic for a number of reasons. Richard Petty won the race -- his sixth win…

Iconic “Talladega Nights” Characters Fight With Dale Earnhardt Jr. in Hilarious Larry King Interview Racing Iconic “Talladega Nights” Characters Fight With Dale Earnhardt Jr. in Hilarious Larry King Interview , Editor 2:41pm, January 21

The late Larry King hosted over 50,000 interviews during his illustrious career as a television and radio host, and many…

5 Richard Petty Moments That Every NASCAR Fan Should Know NASCAR 5 Richard Petty Moments That Every NASCAR Fan Should Know , Editor 9:45am, January 18

It seems fitting that NASCAR legend Richard Petty was born only two days before the Fourth of July, because the…

Lee Petty’s NASCAR Career Ended After This Terrifying Crash at Daytona in 1961 NASCAR Lee Petty’s NASCAR Career Ended After This Terrifying Crash at Daytona in 1961 , Contributor 10:00am, January 12

Remember the early days of the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing? If you don't recognize that as the…

Richard Petty and Lee Petty Both Made History at the Daytona 500 NASCAR Richard Petty and Lee Petty Both Made History at the Daytona 500 , Editor 1:37pm, January 10

The Daytona 500. The Great American Race. The Super Bowl of Stock Car Racing. Whatever you want to call it,…

Richard Petty Slickly Shows His Pool-Playing Prowess With This Sweet Trick Shot fanbuzz4 Richard Petty Slickly Shows His Pool-Playing Prowess With This Sweet Trick Shot 4:05pm, December 29

Even the most casual NASCAR fan probably knows that auto racing legend Richard Petty is nicknamed "The King" because of…

Adam Petty’s Death Was a Heart-Wrenching Day in NASCAR History NASCAR Adam Petty’s Death Was a Heart-Wrenching Day in NASCAR History , Contributor 11:30am, December 13

Adam Petty had an extremely promising motorsports career ahead of him, before his death on May 12, 2000. Not only…

NASCAR News Round-up: Richard Petty Motorsports and 23XI Racing Reveal Exciting Changes, While Dale Jr. Unveils 2022 Car fanbuzz4 NASCAR News Round-up: Richard Petty Motorsports and 23XI Racing Reveal Exciting Changes, While Dale Jr. Unveils 2022 Car 4:57pm, December 7

We're fresh off NASCAR Champion's Week in Nashville, and the news cycle surrounding stock car racing's highest level has shown…

Kyle Petty’s Wife Morgan Does Incredible Things for Charity NASCAR Kyle Petty’s Wife Morgan Does Incredible Things for Charity , Contributor 1:00pm, December 2

Retired NASCAR driver and NBC Sports broadcaster Kyle Petty has certainly built up a good life for himself, thanks to…