'Tiger' Tom Pistone: Produce Peddler To NASCAR Pioneer

BY foxsports • July 25, 2013

He's one of the most colorful characters in the history of NASCAR.

NASCAR Race Hub caught up with 'Tiger' Tom Pistone, the fruit and vegetable peddler turned NASCAR pioneer. Hear Pistone recount his early days in the sport and see what he's up to now.

This is a guy who kept an iron lung and life preserver in his car at Daytona ... just in case he ever found his way into Lake Lloyd. Now that's being prepared.