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NASCAR Hall of Fame: Petty building a family legacy

Posted on 07/23/2017

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - WBTV teamed up with the NASCAR Hall of Fame to bring you an exclusive feature on what's taking place at the hall of fame each month. For our first segment, we learned all about one of racing’s most legendary families: the Petty's.

The exhibit features everything from a stock car engine, to pictures of the Petty boys in their high school yearbooks and so much more. 

Luckily for WBTV, we had the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s exhibits manager, Kevin Schlesier, to show us around. 

“It’s more than just Richard’s contribution,” Schlesier said. “It’s his father, it’s his brother, it’s his nephews… all these different people that contribute not only to the sport but also to the greater good."

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