We went to the Daytona 500 in 1984, and I couldn’t have felt more out of place ... There I was on pit road with legendary owners like Junior Johnson and Bud Moore. I thought we might’ve bitten off more than we could chew, but it ended up being a pretty special year.More quotes »
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