Petty's Garage

Filed under:  Tuners
Comment(s): 1

Richard Petty has been building hot rods ever since his childhood bicycle wouldn't go fast enough. By the ripe old age of 11, he was traveling the NASCAR circuit as a mechanic on his dad's stockcars. At just 21, Petty had launched a motorsports career of speed and excellence, which even today remains unmatched in American motorsport.

For decades, the fans who had crowned Richard Petty the "King of NASCAR" equally revered Petty's Level Cross, NC garages and shops, which for more than 60 years rolled out winning stockcar after winning stockcar.

December of 2007 marked an uncertain time for the legendary Petty facility. The race team had moved to nearby Mooresville, NC, leaving empty and quiet the string of Level Cross garages at 311 Branson Mill Road in Randleman, NC.

Gone were the buzz of more than 200 employees, the rumble of race-prepped engines and the energy of mechanics, engineers and drivers preparing for the next race.

In no time, The King decided this new silence wasn't golden and he set in motion what would become a new era for the Petty facility. Just six months later, in June 2008, Petty's Garage was born.

(source: Petty's Garage)

dodge by petty pg emblem 2

Petty's Garage "PG" emblem.

dodge by petty pg emblem 1

Petty's Garage "PG" emblem.

petty garage stitch

Petty's Garage stitching.

petty garage logo 1

Petty's Garage logo.

dodge by petty emblem 1

Dodge by Petty front grill emblem.

dodge by petty emblem 2

Dodge by Petty front grill emblem.

petty garage sc emblem

Petty's Garage "S/C" emblem.

richard petty signature

Richard Petty signature.

Petty's Garage   Official site.
Advertise on Cartype
Instagram Vimeo Youtube Twitter Facebook
THE "1900's" BOOK.
Each decade seems to have its own stylistic language, and this issue showcases logos, ads, cars, companies and products (and their typographical sensibilities) from the early 1900s.

Jrop Roadside
Car Shipping Companies
Auto Transport Quotes
Vehicle Transportation


Much of the material on this website is copyrighted. Original articles appearing herein are subject to copyright. Please don't copy stuff from the site without asking; it may belong to someone! Any trademarks appearing on this site are the sole property of the registered owners. No endorsement by trademark owners is to be construed. The products, brand names, characters, related slogans and indicia are or may by claimed as trademarks of their respective owners. Every effort has been made whenever possible to credit the sources. The use of such material falls under the Fair Use provisions of intellectual property laws.