Kyle Petty may wrongfully not be known as a winner by many race fans, but he took the checkered flag eight times in the Sprint Cup Series, and in life after racing, he’s proving yet again that he is still a winner. Photo Credit: RacingOne/Getty Images.
By: Toby Christie – Follow on Twitter @Tobalical
By now if you don’t know who Kyle Petty is, you’ve been living under a rock. Petty of course had the unique honor of having every expectation in the racing world bestowed upon him because of who his father was. Even with the lofty — and unobtainable goals placed on his shoulders, Petty accomplished quite a bit in his own right over a Sprint Cup Series career that spanned 30 years, but it’s what he has done off the racetrack that has left the biggest impact on the racing community and the world, and don’t look now but his generosity, and willingness to help those less fortunate has given the retired third-generation driver a path from out of his father’s shadow.
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