Richard Petty "The King" Nascar Legend
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon
N 35° 49.023 W 079° 48.194
17S E 608112 N 3964317
Quick Description: Statue of Nascar Legend, Randleman, NC
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 1/29/2008 3:45:30 PM
Waymark Code: WM32EF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Rinkey
Views: 86

Long Description:
Dedicated Oct. 17, 1992 this humble statue honors Nascar Racing Legend Richard Petty a local who made it big in the world of Stock Car Racing. "The King" as he is widely known, of course won 200 Nascar races ( # 1 on all time list), and is the most recognized ambassador of the sport.

The statue itself is located beside the parking lot of Wachovia Bank 117 S. Main St. Randleman, NC 27317. Easily visible on the sidewalk, and easily accessable, with parking lots on both sides of the statue.

Also note: His museum is just around the corner
The Richard Petty Racing Museum,
142 W. Academy St. Randleman, NC 27317
(336)495-1143
Hours: 9am - 5pm Mon.- Sat.
Admission: Adults: $5, Students $3, Children 6 and under Free


Visit Instructions:
At least one original photo, taken by the poster, of the statue. No internet photos.
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