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Dick May

Dick May
Born (1930-11-07)November 7, 1930
Harrisburg, North Carolina
Died June 9, 2009(2009-06-09) (aged 78)
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career
185 races run over 16 years
Best finish 15th - 1978 Winston Cup Series season
First race 1970 Daytona 500 Qualifier #2 (Daytona International Speedway)
Last race 1985 Northwestern Bank 400 (North Wilkesboro Speedway)
Wins Top tens Poles
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Dick May (November 7, 1930 - June 9, 2009) was a NASCAR driver who competed in 185 races in the NASCAR Grand National/Winston Cup (now Sprint Cup Series) between 1967 and 1985.

In the 1975 running of the Mason-Dixon 500, May drove five different cars but did not finish the race.[1] May began his racing career at the Watertown Speedway, where he was 1962 Track Champion.[2] May was inducted into the Dirt Motorsports Hall of Fame in 2007.[3]

On June 9, 2009, May died following a long illness.[4]


  1. ^ goNASCARgo
  2. ^ The Legends of Watertown Speedway
  3. ^ DIRT Motorsports
  4. ^ "Former area driver May dies". Watertown Daily Times. 2009-06-11. Retrieved 2009-06-11. 

External links

  • Dick May NASCAR stats

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