Partnership with Gillett ensures that the Petty name will live on in Nascar Saving a King

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In the end, he had the name. The name was Richard Petty, and the name was golden.

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Since: May 08

Temperance, MI

#1 Jan 21, 2009
I'm not knocking Richard Petty. He was great for NASCAR in his day but for anybody under 40 watching NASCAR today doesn't care about Richard Petty.
MORON

Houston, TX

#2 Jan 21, 2009
Barr wrote:
I'm not knocking Richard Petty. He was great for NASCAR in his day but for anybody under 40 watching NASCAR today doesn't care about Richard Petty.
WHAT A NUMB NUT RESPONSE. KYLE PETTY IS THE KING MORON AND WHO CARES IF YOU AND YOUR PUNK POSSE DON'T CARE ABOUT HIM. MORONS

Since: May 08

Temperance, MI

#3 Jan 21, 2009
huh
Avenger

United States

#4 Jan 21, 2009
This kind of thinking is what is wrong with the "new" NASCAR fan. Richard Petty IS this sport. Period. Would the MLB allow the Yankees to be sold and move to a different city without something to maintain their legacy. Richard Petty is the Yankees of racing, he is the Wilt Chamberlain, the Jack Niklaus, the... well, you get the point. When you become the fan of a sport, you must inherit that sport's history. And Richard Petty is a huge piece of the history of NASCAR.

Show some respect or get away from my sport, you little punk!
Avenger

United States

#5 Jan 21, 2009
By the way, I'm well under forty, and Petty is still The King. Moron.

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