June 22, 1967 - Death of Pop Eargle
Stock Car Racing History
Thanks, Chase. That safety check valve kept gas in tank when a vehicle overturned.
Amazing story, Chase. I knew the Joe Weatherly story, but not your dad's.
Sorry to see that sad news. Thanks, Dennis.
Great photos, Dennis. That had to be terribly distracting for your Dad watching his windshield crack and wondering if it would blow out even when he backed off.
Friday, February 16, 2018 marks the 44th anniversary of the historic Daytona 3-peat by Bill Dennis and Junie Donlavey. The Richmond, Virginia owner and Glen Allen, Virginia driver were a potent combination in the Permatex 300.