Cingular Virtual Crew Chief Instant Analysis: Bristol
from McHenry, Ill.: Like it or not, the "clone" cars are here to stay. Too bad. I can envision Smokey Yunick, Curtis Turner and several others spinning fast enough in their graves to be bouncing off the rev limiter! Just what would Smokey
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points Beat by era's top drivers. Fireball Roberts 33 2nd in points in 1950 Career cut short by fatal crash in 1964. Curtis Turner 17 5th in 1950 NASCAR suspended him for 4 years for attempting to organize a drivers union. Tim Richmond 13 3rd in
Off-week rewind: Tony vs. Carl; best wishes, BP
Apex, with cutting edge gourmet food prepared by celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck. Can't you just see Tiny Lund and Curtis Turner hunkering down with some stuffed guinea hen served on a bed of pastina with morels and pearl couscous? Ryan McGee
Petty matriarch gave birth to 'The King,' racing legacy
Elizabeth who entered the fray and did the swinging. "The purse didn't hurt so much when she hit me with it," said Curtis Turner . "But the revolver inside the purse sure as hell did." Under Elizabeth's grounding guidance, the family grew
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Moore, Raymond Parks, Benny Parsons, David Pearson, Lee Petty, Richard Petty, Fireball Roberts, Herb Thomas, Curtis Turner , Darrell Waltrip, Joe Weatherly, Glen Wood, Cale Yarborough.
For Martin, a career in the rearview mirror
many of his era's top drivers. Fireball Roberts 33 2nd in points in 1950 Career cut short by fatal crash in 1964. Curtis Turner 17 5th in 1950 Suspended 4 years for attempting to organize drivers union. Tim Richmond 13 3rd in 1986 Died as a result
Speed Reading: News and notes from Darlington
and wrought-iron guts. A Victory Lane that has long been reserved for guys like Joe Weatherly, Fireball Roberts, Curtis Turner , Buck Baker and Dale Earnhardt. Whenever I come to Darlington, I always forgo the media parking pass, opting to
Cars on film: How does Ricky Bobby stack up?
Talladega Nights' DW: Movies grow NASCAR NASCAR cameos: Curtis Turner and Tiny Lund, who walked out on the film during its ..... Darlington maestros Buck Baker, Joe Weatherly, and Curtis Turner in their prime and taming the Lady in Black. 6. The
Speed Reading: Racy movies, fast women and on-track feuds
audience reaction was something reminiscent of an allergic reaction to a bee sting. About halfway through the film, Curtis Turner , arguably the biggest star of the time, stood up and announced very loudly, "This is terrible!" He then pointed
Darlington Viewer's Guide
When Darlington Raceway opened in 1950, Curtis Turner won the pole with a lap of 82.034 mph. On Friday, Clint Bowyer won the Dodge Avenger 500 pole with driving over twice as fast