Dirt track driver Russ Petro, right, joked with program seller Judy Eldridge at Kentucky Speedway. Petro, who has more than 500 wins in nearly five decades of racing, was an idol of Sprint Cup driver Tony Stewart, who hails from Petro's hometown.
Dirt track driver Russ Petro, right, joked with program seller Judy Eldridge at Kentucky Speedway. Petro, who has more than 500 wins in nearly five decades of racing, was an idol of Sprint Cup driver Tony Stewart, who hails from Petro's hometown.
Dirt track driver Russ Petro, right, joked with program seller Judy Eldridge at Kentucky Speedway. Petro, who has more than 500 wins in nearly five decades of racing, was an idol of Sprint Cup driver Tony Stewart, who hails from Petro's hometown.

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July 10, 2011 12:00 AM