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Richard
Petty


United States Flag United States
07/02/1937


Driver / Professional
Team Owner


NASCAR - Cup Car Series


Stock Car

Significant Races


Daytona 500
Stock Car
1987 - Driver - Finished third


Daytona 500
Stock Car
Petty Enterprises
1981 - Driver - Finished first


Daytona 500
Petty Enterprises
1979 - Driver - Finished first


Daytona 500
Stock Car
Petty Enterprises
1976 - Driver - Finished second


Daytona 500
Stock Car
Petty Enterprises
1974 - Driver - Finished first


Daytona 500
Stock Car
Petty Enterprises
1973 - Driver - Finished first


Daytona 500
Stock Car
Petty Enterprises
1971 - Driver - Finished first


Daytona 500
Stock Car
Petty Enterprises
1966 - Driver - Finished first


Daytona 500
Stock Car
Petty Enterprises
1964 - Driver - Finished first




Championships Won


NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Petty Enterprises
1979 - Driver


NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Petty Enterprises
1975 - Driver


NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Petty Enterprises
1974 - Driver


NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Petty Enterprises
1972 - Driver



Hall of Fame Inductions


Richard Petty is a 7 time Motorsports Hall of Fame inductee.


Motorsports Hall of Fame of America
Daytona Beach, FL
1989 - Inductee


International Motorsports Hall of Fame
Talladega, AL
1997 - Inductee


North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame
Mooresville, NC
1997 - Inductee


National Motorsports Press Association
Darlington, SC
1998 - Inductee


Automotive Hall of Fame
Dearborn, MI
2002 - Inductee


NASCAR Hall of Fame
Charlotte, NC
2010 - Inductee



Relationships


Dale Inman
Former Crew Chief



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