July 16, 1979 | Tom Archdeacon
The heat inside his car was so intense that his shoe was melting, but that didn't stop Neil Bonnett from steaming to victory in the Firecracker 400 stock-car race
February 28, 1983 | Sam Moses
Cale Yarborough followed two Richard Petty axioms, and at the Daytona 500 blew past Buddy Baker to a car-length victory
February 22, 1971 | Robert F. Jones
Factory support was down and motel vacancy signs were up, but in an exciting race Plymouth's perennial hero won his third Daytona 500
October 23, 1967 | Kim Chapin
Burning to end Richard Petty's stock-car blitz for Plymouth, Ford went all out in Carolina—only to be beaten by a Chrysler sibling
June 02, 1975 | Roy Blount Jr.
I generally don't want to hear an athlete sing, any more than I want to watch a singer swim or play ball. Or a pig play a piano, which is something you can watch at Opryland in Nashville. My brother-in-law Gerald...