43: The Richard Petty Story
First of all, gotta thank Wildturnip for this amazing and rare capture.
This is a movie. Yes, a movie. From 1972, about Richard Petty and his
career. Acting is kind of lame but the racing scenes are very exciting and
History of stock car racing, moonshine, muscle cars
I do not claim any ownership over the copyrights to this video. It was
recorded off the TV around 1995 and I have not seen it anywhere since, so I
thought I would share it with the world. This video has not been monetized
and therefore I am not earning revenue from it.
1964 Southern 500
The 1964 Southern 500 at Darlington, round fifty-one of the sixty-two race
1970 Richard Petty flip @ Darlington
Richard Petty suffers one of the worst accidents in his NASCAR career
during the 1970 Rebel 400 at Darlington. He suffered a dislocated shoulder
in the accident.
1971 Greenville 200 (Full race)
NASCAR Winston Cup race number 12 of 48
April 10, 1971 at Greenville-Pickens Speedway, Greenville, SC
200 laps on a .500 mile paved track (100.0 miles)
Time of race: 1:16:46
Average Speed: 78.159 mph
Pole Speed: 82.557 mph Cautions: 1 for 5 laps
Margin of Victory: 2 laps +
The first flag-to-flag coverage of a NASCAR race takes place on April 10,
1971 during ABC's Wide World of Sports broadcast. Bobby Isaac beats David
Pearson by over two laps to win his 4th straight race at Greenville-Pickens
4:26 #01 Roy Mayne spins
Nascar? Whats all the Hype about? (part 1)
Here is a mini documentary off a segment of fifth gear (UK SHOW), that
explores the biggest American Racing Sport in history, Nascar. It also
answers one of the biggest question all petrol heads been wondering, Whats
so great about Nascar anyways?