On this day in 1960, Lee Petty won at Asheville-Weaverville Speedway to claim his 50th career GN victory. No one could have foreseen that Lee would only win 4 more times in his career before having it all but ended at Daytona 10 months later. And as so often seemed the case for Lee, a bit of controversy was involved in awarding him the trophy. Read on for more:
Schaefer: It's not just for racing anymore.
updated by @tmc-chase: 04/24/17 12:11:02AM