When you ask NASCAR fans who the greatest stock car driver is, many from across all generations will immediately say Richard Petty. Nicknamed, “The King”, the records Petty set have stood the test of time, and Elly Productions dives into the absurd numbers surrounding Petty’s illustrious career.
- Across all sports, there are plenty of records that have been broken time and time again throughout history. However, Richard Petty’s gargantuan NASCAR records tell a far different tale, but, just how unbeatable are they?
- Elly breaks down 11 of Petty’s NASCAR Cup Series records. How do these stack up to the modern guard and the racers throughout history?
- While some records are untouchable, there is one record Petty owns that has been equaled since he accomplished it. There is one accomplishment, however, that Elly considers the highest amongst others.
Is Richard Petty the greatest race car driver of all time? He has stats that no other can top, that’s for sure! Be sure to subscribe to Elly Productions for more awesome NASCAR content!