Richard Petty Net Worth
Richard Petty made money by Athletes niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Richard Petty earned $65 Million. Exact sum is $66950000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: July 2, 1937
Birth place: Level Cross, North Carolina, United States
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Profession: Race car driver, Voice Actor, Restaurateur
Nationality: United States of America
Spouse: Lynda Petty (m. 1959Р 2014)
Children: Kyle Petty, Sharon Petty Farlow, Rebecca Petty Moffit, Lisa Petty Luck
Parents: Lee Petty, Elizabeth Petty
Siblings: Maurice Petty
Wikipedia Source: Richard Petty
Richard Lee Petty, nicknamed The King, is a former NASCAR driver who raced in the Strictly Stock/Grand National Era and the NASCAR Winston Cup Series. He is most well known for winning the NASCAR Championship seven times, winning a record 200 races during his career, winning the Daytona 500 a record seven times, and winning a record 27 races in the 1967 season alone. Statistically, he is the most accomplished driver in the history of the sport and is one of the most respected figures in motorsports as a whole. He also collected a record number of poles and over 700 Top 10 finishes in his 1,184 starts, including 513 consecutive starts from 1971Р 1989. Petty was the only driver to ever win in his 500th race start, until Matt Kenseth joined him in 2013. He was inducted into the inaugural class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2010.