Found April 22, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
PLAYERS: Richard Petty
“Started from the bottomed now we’re here” That’s what Tim Tebow’s old 1995 Ford Thunderbird is thinking right now. Tebow’s old college hoopty has received a long overdue face left and makeover. After months of hard work and revamping at racing legend Richard Petty’s garage in Level Cross, N.C., this old Thunderbird is now ready for a new track. According to, the car wouldn’t ever start let alone be deemed as a street legal race car before arriving in Petty’s garage. The car that wouldn’t start a few months ago is now a Gator-themed, Pro Touring Style street-legal race car — decked out in an eye-catching orange and blue custom paint job and Tebow’s No. 15 on each door. “We’re excited to have this true one-of-a-kind vehicle to raise awareness and funds towards our mission to bring faith, hope and love to those needing a brighter day in their darkest hour of need,” said Erik Dellenback, executive director of the Tim Tebow Foundation. “From the moment we met Mr. P

Tim Tebow’s 1995 Ford Thunderbird refurbished by Richard Petty Racing

Richard Petty's race team refurbished Tim Tebow's old 1995 Ford Thunderbird in support of Tebow's foundation.

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