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· Lyndon Amick
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Former Busch Series driver Lyndon Amick left the sport in order to join the National Guard. Deployed in May 2007 to war-torn Afghanistan, Amick saw combat before returning home this summer. (Lyndon Amick Collection)


After a three-day delay, this shot taken by T. Taylor Warren helped determine Lee Petty (42) as the winner of the inaugural Daytona 500. Johnny Beauchamp (73) was initially ruled the winner. That’s the lapped car of Joe Weatherly to the outside. (T. Taylor Warren/RacingOne MultiMedia)

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· Three Straight Titles A Historic Feat In NASCAR
· Bobby Hamilton’s Phoenix Win Put Petty Back In Victory Lane
· “The Clown Prince of NASCAR” Joe Weatherly
· Michael Waltrip Makes 1,000th NASCAR Start
· Richard Petty’s Final Start
· “Super Teams” Of Old
· Davey Wins For Injured Dad Bobby At Richmond
· Last Ontario Race Gave Earnhardt First Title
· Earnhardt, Labonte Made Bristol “Thunder Valley”
· Pearson, Waltrip, DJ Won Caution-Free Michigan Races
·  1974 Gas Crisis Impacted NASCAR
· Ernie Irvan’s Comeback Win At New Hampshire
· Rusty Wallace’s First Superspeedway Win
· Tim Richmond Always A Threat To Win At Pocono
· Dover Big For Ridley, Cope, Schrader
· Earnhardt Won Official Superspeedway Race Under The Lights At Charlotte
· Charlotte Knew Stock Car Racing Long Before Lowe’s Motor Speedway
· Lake Speed’s 1988 Darlington Win
· Field Inversion Helped Jimmie Johnson To 2003 All-Star Win
· Martin Won 1998 All-Star Race After Gordon Ran Out Of Gas
· Earnhardt Jumped Restart, But Won 1993 All-Star Race
· Dale Jarrett’s All-Star Near Misses
· Rick Wilson’s Empty Fuel Cell Handed 1988 Winston Open To Marlin
· Terry Labonte Iced Field In 1988 All-Star Race
· Legendary Earnhardt, Waltrip Wreck At Richmond Gave Kyle Petty First Win
· Phil Parsons Flipped, Then Won At Talladega
· Dan Gurney Was NASCAR’s First Road-Course “Ringer”
· Alan Kulwicki’s First Cup Win Validated His Career
· Texas World Speedway
· Only Three Of 1998 Martinsville’s Top 10 Still Active
· Old Nashville Fairground Track Hosted 42 Cup Races
· Yarborough Only Driver To Lead Bristol Start To Finish
· Atlanta Known For Close Finishes
· Writer’s Memories Of A Quarter-Century Of Daytona 500s
· The Creation Of Daytona International Speedway
· Memories Of The 1979 Daytona 500
· Junior Felt Dad’s Daytona 500 Heartbreak, Too
· The Busch Series From Days Gone By


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