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 late 1970's
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Dale Earnhardt Sr first start - 1975 Charlotte in a Dodge




Independent drivers GC Spencer's 1975 Dodge at Daytona - finished 9th



1975 Bobby Allison and Roger Penske and the AMC Matador


Bunny Parson's 1975 Kings Row Chevy Luguna



Bobby Allison and Roger Penske - 1975 AMC Matador



Richie Panch and his 1976 Grey-Rock Chevy



Dale Earnhardt Sr 1976 Army Chevy - second CUP start



Bobby Allison in his 1976 Cam2 Mercury



Race start in CUP by David Hobbs in his 1976 Ford owned by George Elliott



Grant Adcox's 1976 Adcox-Kirby Chevy



1976 Pepsi Chevy driven by Lennie Pond




Janet Guthrie pits her 1977 Kelly Girl Staffing Chevy



GC Spencer and his 1978 Lady & Sons Auction Dodge



Bobby Allison's 1978 Norris Industries Ford



Lennie Pond's 1978 WIN Olds - Talladega winning car



Ricky Rudd's 1978 Busch Chevy at Charlotte



Connie Saylor also drove the Lady & Sons Auction Dodge in 1978


Benny Parsons and his  1979 Griffin Marine Inc Olds


Tommy Gale's 1979 Sunny King Ford



A young Ricky Rudd at Talladega in 1979.  Just another good driver that would wheel the Truxmore Ford

Richard Petty 1975 Fire Cracker 400 winning car - the STP Dodge



Dick Brooks 1975 Junie Donlavey owned Truxmore Industries Ford



Buddy Arrington in his 1975 Arrington Racing Dodge



Bruce Jacobi's in his 1975 Opal's Truck Stop Chevy



Lennie Pond and his 1975 Master Chevy



Gordon Johncock's 1976 Sharpstown Dodge



Neil Bonnett's 1976 Armor All Chevy



Rare photo of Bill Elliott in a 1976 Ford #10



Independent driver DK Ulrich in his 1976 Transit Damaged Freight Chevy



Cecil Gordon and his 1976 Stott Chevrolet Chevy



1977 Ford, Sunny King Ford Honda driven by Tommy Gale owned by Elmo Langley



Bobby Wawak next to his 1977 Clean-Lam Chevy
 


David Marcis 1978 Chevy owned by Rod Osterland



Skip Manning next to his 1978 Stratagraph Chevy



Dale Earnhardt Sr's 1978 Cardinal Tractor Ford



Richard Childress' 1978 CRC Chemicals Olds



Kyle Petty broke into the CUP series wheeling this 1979 Dodge Magnum at Talladega



Ronnie Thomas' 1978 Chevy - Owned and sponsored by former CUP race Louise Smith


DK Ulrich and his  1979 MidWestern Farm Chevy



Neil Bonnett atop his Wood Brothers famous Purolator Ford in 1979