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