National Geographic : 1998 Jun
Hard act to follow, Richard Petty, dubbed the King for his 200 Winston Cup victories, exhibits the famous Petty look in front of his grandson, Adam. Retired, Petty will keep a sunglassed eye on Adam's budding racing career. Nightstand? TV throne? A youngster will surely find a use for the spent racing tire he hauls from the Charlotte track. He is one of six million fans who saw Winston Cup races last year.