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Ex-driver has much to be thankful for

Author Allen Carr and former racing champion Benny Parsons both quit smoking more than 23 years ago; both were...near his home in North Carolina. The first batch of Benny Parsons Rendezvous Ridge wine is in the barrels. He has also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/21/nas_109359.shtml
Nascar
Bill Elliott, Terry Labonte headline NASCAR's latest list of hall of fame nominees

...owner Rick Hendrick, driver Bobby Isaac, former Daytona 500 winner Fred Lorenzen, car owner Raymond Parks, driver Benny Parsons, driver Larry Phillips, the first black driver to win a NASCAR race, Wendell Scott, track owner Bruton Smith...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-21/cup-champion-drivers-bill-
Sprint Unlimited exhibition race to text new cars

...The ARCA race has helped launch the careers of several NASCAR stars. Tim Richmond, Kyle Busch, Ryan Newman, Benny Parsons, Kyle Petty and Mike Wallace are all former winners of the biggest race in the Midwest-based stock car series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-02-15/sprint-unlimited-exhibitio
Ex-driver Dale Jarrett has different perspective behind camera

...mistake, it's going to be from the competitor side," he said. "It was different when my dad (Ned Jarrett) and Benny (Parsons) used to do the races (on television). Now everybody has their own spin. It's not easy because I know how hard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-03-06/ex-driver-dale-jarrett-has
Daytona 500 winners

...Petty 1980 - Buddy Baker 1979 - Richard Petty 1978 - Bobby Allison 1977 - Cale Yarborough 1976 - David Pearson 1975 - Benny Parsons 1974 - Richard Petty 1973 - Richard Petty 1972 - A.J. Foyt 1971 - Richard Petty 1970 - Pete Hamilton 1969 - Lee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/20/nas_443883.shtml
Nascar
NASCAR Hall of Fame nominees to be announced tonight

...Curtis Turner , Joe Weatherly , Glen Wood , Richard Childress , Rick Hendrick , Herb Thomas , Tim Flock , Buck Baker , Benny Parsons , Red Byron and Bud Moore.Richard Petty , Bill France Sr. , Bill France Jr. , Junior Johnson and Dale Earnhardt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2010-06-30/nascar-hall-fame-nominees-
Nascar | Sports
Daytona 500 winner is hard to predict

...won the Daytona 500.Other trophies and blue ribbons identify race wins. The Daytona 500 trophy makes a career. As Benny Parsons once said, "You are a Daytona 500 champion forever."Bayne has another fast car for today's race (1 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-02-25/daytona-500-winner-hard-pr
NASCAR notebook

...Waltrip (Martinsville, Va., Oct. 19); Bill Elliott (Atlanta, Oct. 26); Dale Jarrett (Phoenix, Nov. 2), Benny Parsons and Bobby Labonte (Rockingham, N.C., Nov. 9); and Richard Petty and Tony Stewart (Homestead, Fla., Nov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/03/nas_383008.shtml
Nascar
There are plenty of reasons to watch ARCA race

...Nelson Piquet have provided unparalleled attention. For those in NASCAR, it can be the first step in a long career.Benny Parsons, Tim Richmond, Joe Ruttman, Lennie Pond, Kyle Petty, Mike Wallace, Ryan Newman and Kyle Busch all got their stock...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2010-02-06/there-are-plenty-reasons-w
Nascar | Sports
Donlavey, Wood Brothers receive Ford's highest honor

...premier series since 1950 and has employed drivers such as Joe Weatherly, David Pearson, Harry Gant, Buddy Baker, Benny Parsons and Ricky Rudd. "One of NASCAR Winston Cup's true gentlemen, he has won over the entire NASCAR family with his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/11/oth_269937.shtml
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