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Gordon sets bar for Adam Petty

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Adam Petty has a lot of possible mentors in...busts the weekend a little bit," Adam Petty said. "It's still exciting that...rookie of the year title in 2001. Adam Petty ran 188.534 mph in Friday's time...

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Grief evident in Adam Petty's hometown

...death of fourth-generation driver Adam Petty. Petty, 19, died after a midday...Petty. Asked what he liked about Adam Petty, Eastlake said: "Just his talent...so short, you just never know." Adam Petty's death at a young age touched...

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Adam Petty's car disqualified from Busch race

CONCORD, N.C. -- The car driven by fourth-generation stock car driver Adam Petty was disqualified Friday after NASCAR inspectors said they found an altered part in its carburetion system. A NASCAR official said...

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Elder Petty comes to terms with grandon's death

SAN FRANCISCO -- Right after Adam Petty's fatal accident, stock car legend Richard Petty questioned...aneurysm. He was 86. Then, on May 12, 19-year-old Adam Petty, an up-and-coming star on the racing scene, was...

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Harvick takes New Hampshire pole

...day of Busch Series qualifying Friday one year after Adam Petty was killed in practice for the same race at New Hampshire...the wall on the same turn during a Winston Cup race. Adam Petty was a rising 19-year-old star from one of auto racing's...

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Petty name will survive, family says

CONCORD, N.C. -- Adam Petty's death two weeks ago at the New Hampshire International Speedway...180.060 mph in the rain-delayed time trials as a fill-in for Adam Petty's father. Dale Earnhardt Jr., another driver who's carry...

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Pit crew chief crushed to death

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- The pit crew chief for Adam Petty was crushed to death when the car he was working on during...Paul, where he was declared dead two hours later. Adam Petty, 18, is the son, grandson and great-grandson of...

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Petty racing puts focus on future

...reminded that exactly one year earlier, Adam Petty was killed in the third turn. Then...head-on during a practice lap. Adam Petty was going to change everything...since the death. The void created by Adam Petty's death is compounded by the three-car...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/10/oth_312064.shtml
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Petty won't race at New England

...Petty Enterprises announced Monday. Adam Petty was killed at the track May 12 while...Coca-Cola 600 less than two weeks after Adam Petty's death. While Dennison was unsure...and say, `That's what killed Adam,"' Petty told the Concord Monitor. "I don't...

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Andretti optimism at Pocono sags

...Pocono Raceway. The death of Petty Enterprises teammate Adam Petty two days after Amelia was born and his dreadful record...run good." Petty Enterprises has needed a lift since Adam Petty, Kyle's 19-year-old son, was killed May 12 while...

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