Countdown to the Daytona 500: Fun facts about the No. 3 for the hard-core NASCAR fan
competed in at least one race in the No. 3 in what is now known as the Sprint Cup Series: Tim Flock, Cotton Owens, Fireball Roberts , Junior Johnson, David Pearson, Cale Yarborough and Dale Earnhardt. Of those seven, Earnhardt, Johnson, Pearson
Countdown to Daytona: The history of No. 18 in NASCAR
Interestingly, seven NASCAR Hall of Fame drivers have piloted the No. 18 in at least one NASCAR race: Jarrett, Cotton Owens, Fireball Roberts , Cale Yarborough, Herb Thomas, Buck Baker and Tim Flock. The No. 18 by the numbers: Starts, 1,244 Victories
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failed to qualify behind it. You have to go all the way back to 1957. To find a team that swept the road to actually did have four weeks in a row. The Apollo racing wheel drivers Fireball Roberts Barbara and hands and Paul Goldschmidt.did have four weeks in a row. The Apollo racing wheel drivers Fireball Roberts Barbara and hands and Paul Goldschmidt.
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to be fair, the 48 has had some great drivers besides Johnson, most notably NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2014 member Fireball Roberts and two-time champ Joe Weatherly, not to mention Handsome Harry Gant. It also has been piloted by some great names