Sitting in the grandstand named after him, Junior Johnson looks out at the backstretch at North Wilkesboro Speedway in a 1996 photo.
Sitting in the grandstand named after him, Junior Johnson looks out at the backstretch at North Wilkesboro Speedway in a 1996 photo. Observer file photo
Sitting in the grandstand named after him, Junior Johnson looks out at the backstretch at North Wilkesboro Speedway in a 1996 photo. Observer file photo

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