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Jeff Gordon nixes restrictor-plate races when he retires as fulltime driver

...at Daytona International Speedway.The ARCA Series has been a springboard to several NASCAR stars. Benny Parsons, Kyle Petty, Tim Richmond, Ryan Newman and Kyle Busch all launched their careers with a 200 victory at Daytona.Thompson posted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-13/jeff-gordon-nixes-restrict
Sprint Cup drivers gear up for new season with Rolex 24 at Daytona

...Clint Bowyer, Kurt Busch, Juan Pablo Montoya, Michael Waltrip, Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart, Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Petty, Casey Mears and Kevin Harvick, but Allmendinger, Mears and Montoya are the only stock car-regulars with an overall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-01-21/sprint-cup-drivers-gear-ne
Darlington Raceway gets Labor Day weekend race back in 2015

...turn. There's always something going on, and as a driver you don't get a break inside the race car, either."Kyle Petty once said racing at Bristol is like flying a jet inside a gymnasium. Logano agreed."A few times the caution comes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-27/darlington-raceway-gets-la
Richard Petty's presence still looms large in NASCAR 3 decades after retirement

...the 60s and 70s, and they've carried down all the way to 2014.""Racing is not something Richard Petty does," Kyle Petty said. "Racing is something Richard Petty is. He's not ready to just go home and sit down in a chair because, to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-21/richard-pettys-presence-st
Broken cable is the latest of many weird moments in NASCAR

...In 1991 a chicken ran onto the track in the first turn.And in 1993 a man ran onto the track and was nearly struck by Kyle Petty and Davey Allison. The man eventually jumped over the wall and tried to escape in a nearby swamp. Police finally caught him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-05-29/broken-cable-latest-many-w
Racing sons Jeb Burton and Chase Elliott did their fathers' proud

...into the sport and all eventually won championships.Other famous racing sons include: Davey Allison, Buddy Baker, Kyle Petty, Sterling Marlin, Bobby Hamilton Jr., Dale Earnhardt Jr. and David Ragan.Jeb Burton, Chase Elliott, Ty and Austin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-06-12/racing-sons-jeb-burton-and
Petty defends role as polarizing voice in NASCAR

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kyle Petty, the driver-turned-analyst with...Speed, tweeted before the race "Kyle Petty is a moron," and was still venting...don't think that any of us ? me, Kyle Petty, media, the drivers, NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-08-05/petty-defends-role-polariz
Jimmie Johnson's place in NASCAR history stirs debate

...not if you're winning those titles it isn't."Kyle Petty said Johnson has earned his place next to his father...If you look at Earnhardt, he changed the game," Kyle Petty said. "I think Jimmie is a game-changer. He has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-11-20/jimmie-johnsons-place-nasc
Richard Petty questions Danica Patrick's ability

...during various media appearances.Patrick dismissed Kyle Petty's comments at the time."It's true that there are...Tony Stewart, the three-time champion, who called Kyle Petty's comments "way out of line and very inappropriate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-10/richard-petty-questions-da
AJ Allmendinger fired by Penske Racing

As a friend, Kyle Petty was happy to hear AJ Allmendinger would join NASCAR's Road to Recovery program after failing a drug test a month ago and being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-08-01/aj-allmendinger-fired-pens