Dividing up race cars into decades.  You can see the different car styles, paint jobs, and the difference in cars drivers had from year to year and decade to decade.  Enjoy


Cars and Stars from the early 1970's
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1970 Super Birds at Talladega.  Bobby Isaac and Bobby Allison on front row.



#12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola Sponsored Holman-Moody Mercury



Friday Hasslers 1970 Rock City sponsored Chevy



James Hylton's 1970 Mullins Ford



Henley Gray's 1970 Plymouth



Race action at Atlanta - 1971 - Bobby Isaac leading




Fred Lorenzen's 1971 STP Plymouth



Marty Robbin's 1971 Dodge



Richard Petty's 1971 Plymouth Road Runner



Fred Lorenzen's 1971 STP Plymouth



Donnie Allison's 1972 Bud Moore owned Ford




James Hylton's 1972 Pop Kola Ford



Coo Coo Marlin's 1972 Cunningham Kelly Chevy



Richard Petty's 1972 STP Plymouth - Championship winning year



Donnie Allison's 1973 DiGard Chevy



Can you believe they fixed this car and it finished the race - last event of 1973 season



1973 Sunny King Ford driver by Charlie Roberts



Rick Newsom's 1973 Holbrook Waterproofing Ford



Cecil Gordon's 1973 Chevy



Frank Warren and his 1973 Rossmeyer Dodge




DK Ulrich's 1974 Noels Auto Sales Chevy



Richard Petty and his 1974 STP Dodge



1970 Super Birds at Daytona - Buddy Baker and Charlie Glotzbach on front row.



Independent driver Elmo Langley's 1970 Ford




Buddy Arrington's 1970 Super Bird



Sam Posey's 1970 Dodge



Jim Hurtibise''s 1970 Pepsi Special Ford



Wood Brothers with famous #21 - Glen on left; Leonard on right



Ron Keselowski's 1971 Messina Trucking Dodge



AJ Foyt's 1971 Teleprompter Cable TV Ford



Cale Yarborough's 1971 Woolco Plymouth



Hershel McGriff's 1971 Plymouth



Darrell Waltrip's 1972 Terminal Transport Mercury -
Rookie Season




Wendell Scott's 1972 Howard Furniture Chevy



Earl Canavan 1972 Buanno Transport Plymouth



David Pearson's Wood Brothers owned Purolator Ford. He drove the Purolator Ford from 1972-1979



Richard Petty's 1973 STP Dodge



Here it is - not only did it finish; it carried Benny Parson to the CUP Championship



Dick Brooks only win - 1973 Talladega Plymouth



Larry Smith's 1973 Black Label Beer Ford Mercury



Two time Indy 500 winner Gordon Johncock's 1973 Chevy



Neil Bonnett second career race 1974 Chevy

 

Three time Indy 500 winner Johnny Rutherford and his 1974 Chevy