Richard Petty.

11. Aug 2019 
by Ziv Knoll

Richard Lee Petty, nicknamed ‘The King’, is a former NASCAR driver who raced from 1958 to 1992.

He was the first driver to win the NASCAR Cup Championship seven times, winning a record 200 races during his career.

Petty won the Daytona 500 a record seven times.

He won 27 races (!), 10 of them consecutively, in the 1967 alone.

Richard Petty is the most accomplished driver in NASCAR history, and a true American legend.

Source: DR

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