NASCAR Legends traces the story of stock car racing through the courageous, record-breaking drivers who made it the Number One spectator sport in America. NASCAR's 60-year history is rich with varied lore about heroic racers, incredible races, and love of family. There are profiles of true NASCAR stars: Bill France; Bobby and Davey Allison; Dale Earnhardt and Dale Earnhardt, Jr.; Tony Stewart; Richard, Kyle, and Adam Petty, among other legends of the speedway. TV Guide motorsports reporter Edelstein's painstaking journalistic work, combined with his encyclopedic knowledge and love of the sport, make NASCAR Legends an essential book for anyone drawn to the roaring magic of the track.NASCAR officials called the race with Davey in fifth. After a string of subpar finishes in the fall, Allison was locked in a tenacious battle for the championship, swapping leads with Bill Elliott, with ownerdriver Alan Kulwicki creeping up behind.
|Title||:||Nascar Legends: Memorable Men, Moments, and Machines in Racing History|
|Publisher||:||The Overlook Press - 2012-02-28|