The Richard Petty Story #43 (1972)
The Richard Petty Story #43
Directed by: Edward J Lasko
Cast: Darren McGavin, Kathie Brown, Noah Beery Jr. and Richard Petty
Film / Drama / Biography
This fast-paced story traces the early childhood experiences that made Richard Petty one of the world's record-breaking drivers. Darren McGavin plays Lee Petty, Richard's father and three-time world racing champion. Two generations of break-neck speed, death-defying driving and devastating crashes flash before your eyes and set the adrenaline pumping. Petty's career highlights include winning 200 of 995 NASCAR Winston Cup races entered, total career winnings of $5,963,950 and 7 WCS Championships.
Actors: Noah Beery Jr., Darren McGavin