"Two years ago, I posted a link to my blog entry about Richard Petty's win in the Nashville 400 on July 31, 1965. Thought I'd return to the post to add most of the content from that blog entry.
In only his second Grand National race back…"
"The driver is Danny Collins and this is about 1972, that was Danny's last year in Limited Sportsman. Danny held the track record at Old Dominion Speedway in the Limited Sportsman from 1972 until late in 1974. Thank You, Mike"
"I didn't say he won 4 in a row AT Nashville. I said he won the RACE 4x in a row. RP won the Nashville 400 4 straight years from 64 thru 67. His 65 win in the 400 was in only the 2nd start after the Mopar NASCAR boycott was lifted.
"Ok I got a story.
There was this race track in Hales Corners in Wisconsin, but this wasn't the one that's a Menard's now. It was a 1-mile track that only cost 25 cents to get in. It was a drive-in race track and grandpa's friends…"