1976 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
The NASCAR Winston Cup season 1976 began on January 18 with the Daytona 500 champion was Cale Yarborough with 4,644 points ahead of Richard Petty. The season was accompanied by two collisions involved once were Richard Petty and David Pearson and also Dale Earnhardt and Dick Brooks at the Atlanta International Raceway. The season brought Cale Yarborough his first Winston Cup trophy one. Also a female driver went this year to the start: Janet Guthrie. She was 15 at the World 600 The rank of first place moved eight times among four drivers. David Pearson got in 22 races ten wins ( Yarborough only nine, but at 30 race appearances ).