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Fallen stars loom over Talladega race

...that was incredible," said Allison, the third-winningest driver in NASCAR's Winston Cup history. Michael Waltrip...probably say those two guys." Earnhardt was the winningest driver at Talladega, claiming 10 Winston Cup races, three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/20/oth_314102.shtml
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Jimmie Johnson cruises to win at Martinsville

...easier for him to keep it.Johnson easily pulled away on a restart with eight laps remaining to become the third-winningest driver in the track's 64-year history. Only Richard Petty (14 wins) and Darrell Waltrip (11) have more."There's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-04-07/jimmie-johnson-cruises-win
Andretti leaving CART for IRL

...outspoken critic of the Indy Racing League, Michael Andretti is the series' newest owner and driver. Andretti, the winningest driver in CART history, switched to the rival series Tuesday, convinced the IRL is becoming the dominant, most competitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/18/nas_353215.shtml
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Petty a fixture in NASCAR from the start

...there's always been a Petty in NASCAR. And if Richard Petty has anything to do with it, there always will be. The winningest driver in Sprint Cup Series history was at Chicagoland Speedway for Saturday night's LifeLock.com 400 to watch both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/13/nas_465554.shtml
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Martin sorry in victory

...Vegas Motor Speedway, then immediately apologized for an accident he started in the closing laps. Martin, the winningest driver in NASCAR's No. 2 series, raced to the 48th victory of his career Saturday in a car owned by Earnhardt's JR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/02/nas_189493.shtml
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Andretti buys racing team, considering IRL switch

...ready to leave for the IRL and provide another blow to CART, but he is facing that possibility. Andretti, the winningest driver in CART history, is buying his own racing team but says his sponsorship will decide which of the rival open-wheel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/24/nas_349500.shtml
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Wallace knows he can be a winner outside Victory Lane

...all about consistency, not wins." While NASCAR has never had a winless champion in its 58-year history, the winningest driver rarely wins. In fact, in the past 14 years, the driver with the most wins has gone on to win the championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/25/nas_6406.shtml
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Petty still doesn't want women racing

...Associated Press. "And so far, it's proved out." Petty, a seven-time champion and NASCAR's all-time winningest driver, was one of the many people who gave Guthrie a cool reception when she came to Lowe's Motor Speedway for her first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/28/nas_83168.shtml
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Gordon tries to remain relevant

...Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt for the number of championships, or catch David Pearson's position as the second-winningest driver in the sport's history.Two things, however, slowed Gordon's run -- Jimmie Johnson and Father Time.Although...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-06-15/gordon-tries-remain-releva
Elder Petty comes to terms with grandon's death

...Petty did not dwell on his family's recent tragedy during an appearance in San Francisco on Wednesday. NASCAR's winningest driver was touting his long-time alliance with STP along with John Andretti, a driver for Petty Enterprises. Petty's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/22/oth_292437.shtml
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