Not since Cale Yarborough in the 1970s has anyone won three straight Cup titles. Assuming Jimmie Johnson avoids disaster Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway and joins Yarborough in that elite class, whose three-peat is more impressive?
A driving career that spanned 32 years and 906 Cup starts came to an unceremonious close in the 2007 finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. One thing is certain, writes Marty Smith. Ricky Rudd deserved better.