Richard Petty Net Worth

How much is Richard Petty worth?

Net Worth:$70 Million
Date of Birth:July 2, 1937 (86 years old)
Height:1.88 m, 6 ft 2 in
Profession:Race car driver
Richard Petty Net Worth:
$70 Million

Richard Petty, popularly known as The King, is a famous NASCAR driver. His full name was Richard Lee Petty. He is famous for racing in Strictly Stock/Grand National Era and NASCAR Winston Cup series.

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Petty started his professional car racing career in July 1958. He raced for the first time in Toronto. He was a seven-time NASCAR Champion. From the year of 1964 to 1981, he won NASCAR national championship seven times. He also won Daytona 500. This is the reason everybody calls him The King. In all, Richard accumulated 200 victories in different tournaments. In the year 1967 alone, he won 27 races.

Personal Life

Richard married Lynda Owens in the year 1958. However, she died of cancer at the age of 72. They had four children. The Petty family now resides in Richard’s hometown Level cross.

Inspirational Quotes by Richard Petty

Now they're getting so politically correct you can't even stick your tongue out at somebody.

Richard Petty

I don't know if it was much of an interview. We just shot the breeze.

Richard Petty

If guys don't respect themselves, they don't respect other people. That's times and personalities. And all of them are not that way. But it don't take but one or two to screw up the whole crowd.

Richard Petty

Cotton Owens was leading and daddy was second. They came up on me and I moved over to let them pass. Cotton went on, but daddy bumped me in the rear and my car went right into the wall.

Richard Petty

Cats know, comin' out of four, they better be standin' on it, else they'll be standin' in it.

Richard Petty