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An Interactive Guide to the World of Sports

Daniel J. Brush,
David Horne
and Marc CB Maxwell

Format: Trade paper, 240 pages
Price: $16.95
ISBN: 978-1-932714-42-5
On Sale: September 2008

12 photos, charts, illustrations
Original illustration by Val Laolagi

 


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6: The number of Sprint Cup championships (6) of Dale Earnhardt’s seven overall titles that came in back-to-back seasons. Earnhardt won back-to-back titles on three separate occasions: 1986-87, 1990-91, and 1993-94. The Intimidator is the only driver to win three separate back-to-back titles in NASCAR history.

58: The number of Speedway Poles (58) won by David Pearson during his legendary career. This number is a Sprint Cup Series record and a full ten more than Bill Elliot, who holds the #2 position on the list.

673: The number of laps raced (6.73) in thousands by Cotton Owens during the 1959 season. The season ended with a number of career highs recorded by Owens; he started in 37 races, completed 6,733 laps, earned $14,639, and finished the season ranked second despite having five fewer starts than the champion, Lee Petty.

986: The number of top ten finishes (986) recorded by Hendrick Motorsports entering the 2007 season. Between 1984 and 2006, drivers representing Hendrick started in 2,243 races, finishing in the top ten almost 44% of all races started.

 

Daniel J. Brush

Daniel J. Brush, having earned numerous academic awards (including the prestigious NSEP Fellowship), is currently working on his Ph.D. at the University of Oklahoma. Read More...

David Horne

David Horne, a professional educator and former high school athletic director, is currently pursuing a doctoral degree at the University of Oklahoma. Read More...

Marc CB Maxwell

Marc CB Maxwell, originally from Corpus Christi, Texas currently resides in Wiesbaden, Germany. He is a Department of Defense Guidance Counselor who works with deployed personnel and their families on a daily basis. Read More...

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