Richard Petty drove a Plymouth in his first Nascar championship season, which was 1964.
For being the only driver to win 200 Nascar Cup Series races and the first to win seven championships. In 1994, Dale Earnhardt Sr. won his seventh Nascar championship, tying Richard Petty.
Richard Petty's first Nascar Cup Series race was on July 18, 1958. He started 7th and finished 17th.
Richard Petty's first Nascar Grand National Series race was on July 18, 1958.
The year 1964. He had 9 wins that year for a total of winnings of $98,810.00 dollars.
Richard Petty has been a part of Nascar for over 50 years. His first race was on July 18, 1958.
RICHARD PETTY!! Either him or Cale Yarborough.
In the year 1964.
Richard Petty's first Nascar Grand National Series race was on July 18, 1958 at Canadian Exposition Stadium in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
In 1971, Richard Petty won the first Nascar championship award named the "Winston Cup". Prior to this, the series was known as the Strictly Stock Series (1949) and then the Grand National Series (1950-1970).
Richard Petty's first Nascar Cup race was on July 18, 1958. It was at Canadian Exposition Stadium in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The series was then known as the Grand National Series.
Richard Petty became famous by winning a Nascar record 200 races, which include seven Daytona 500s. He was also the first driver to win seven Nascar championships. Later tied by Dale Earnhardt Sr.
The first sponsor of reputation that has news was the STP, lubricants and additives, in 1964 with Richard Petty.
Lee Petty was the first driver to win the Nascar championship three times. He won the 1954, 1958 and 1959 Grand National Series titles.
In Richard Petty's first Nascar Grand National Series race, he drove an Oldsmobile. It was on July 18, 1958 at the Canadian National Exhibition Grounds in Toronto, Canada.
Richard Petty won the inaugural Pocono 500 on August 4, 1974
The first Nascar game was called "Richard Petty's Talladega". It was released in 1985 for the platforms Commodore 64, and Atari XL. It was developed by Cosmi and published by Electronic Arts.
There was no champion in 1948. The first Nascar championship was awarded in 1949.
He won three NASCAR championships and the first Daytona 500.
Kyle Petty has finished first in eight Nascar Cup Series races in his career.
Richard Petty's first win came at the Southern State Fairgrounds in 1960.
Kyle Petty was 25 years old when he won his first Nascar Cup Series race. It was on February 23, 1986.
Yes, it was. The 1995 Winston Cup Series championship was the first for Jeff Gordon in Nascar.
Red Byron won the Nascar 'Strictly Stock' championship in 1949.