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Fans given chance to win custom Camaro SS and drive with Richard Petty

Richard Petty and the online fundraising platform Omaze are offering one lucky fan the opportunity to win a customized Chevrolet Camaro SS and to get exclusive access to the ‘King’ himself, Richard Petty Along with the car and a chance to drive with the NASCAR Hall of Famer, the grand-prize winner will be given a private tour of Petty’s garage ...

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Kyle Petty leads family's annual charity ride

By JOHN KEKISAP Sports Writer ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Another Mother’s Day at hand, another moment in time tinged with sadness for stock car racing’s first family. It’s been 18 years since Kyle Petty’s son, Adam, was killed during practice for a NASCAR race at New Hampshire International Speedway. Just 19, Adam died on May 12, 2000, only weeks after ...

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Can NASCAR's biggest problems be repaired? Petty, Gordon and other legends weigh in

The oft-painted picture is that NASCAR is an outdated, expensive, sinking ship whose position among the elite American sports leagues is in jeopardy. But is that really the case? There’s no one better to ask than the people who have dedicated their lives to the sport. The Observer interviewed eight prominent NASCAR figures, all with different roles and perspectives, about ...

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Richard Petty to auction off winning cars and trophies in May

NASCAR legend Richard Petty will be auctioning off winning cars, trophies and other memorabilia in a May 12th auction at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. ‘The King’ competed in 1,184 premier series races between 1958 and 1992, winning a record 200 times and collecting seven Cup titles. Among the items to be auctioned off are a 1974 Dodge ...

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