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1970s NASCAR season recaps include highlights and statistics of NASCAR races during the 1970s. Learn more on the 1970s NASCAR Season Recaps Channel.

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1975 NASCAR Winston Cup Results

The 1975 NASCAR Winston Cup season saw Richard Petty win 13 races and his sixth championship. Every car used the same size engine this year in order to increase competition and create a level playing field. Get the results of all 30 races from the 1975 season.


1978 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1978 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1978 NASCAR Winston Cup season was filled with impressive races, including the hotly contested Talladega 500. Find the season highlights here. See more »

1979 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1979 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1979 NASCAR Winston Cup season was ultra-competitive racing, with some on-field fights thrown in for good measure. Follow the season highlights. See more »

1971 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1971 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

In 1971, NASCAR lost auto-factory support, but gained sponsorship from R.J. Reynolds Co. See the newly-renamed 1971 NASCAR Winston Cup recap. See more »

1972 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1972 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The explosive battle between Richard Petty and Bobby Allison set the tone of the 1972 NASCAR Winston Cup season. Get the full 1972 NASCAR recap. See more »

1973 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1973 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

Though the 1973 NASCAR Winston Cup season was as exciting as ever, the real surprise was the year's upset winner, Benny Parsons. Learn more. See more »

1974 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1974 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1974 NASCAR Winston Cup race schedule was deeply affected by the OPEC oil embargo. Get a full recap of the 1974 season's highlights. See more »

1975 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1975 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

A new points system and uniform engine sizes leveled the playing field for the 1975 NASCAR Winston Cup season. Get the full recap here. See more »

1976 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1976 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1976 NASCAR Winston Cup tour was exciting, filled with thrills, skids, and action. Get the full recap of the season's highlights here. See more »

1977 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1977 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1977 NASCAR Winston Cup season came at a high point for fans and at-home viewers. Follow the action in our 1977 season chronology. See more »

1970 NASCAR Grand National Recap

1970 NASCAR Grand National Recap

The 1970 NASCAR Grand National tour provided plenty of thrills, despite funding cuts by auto factories and driver tensions over safety. Learn more. See more »