A total of 272 drivers competed in the NASCAR Grand
National events contested at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.
Richard Petty recorded the most starts with 39 during his career. Buddy
Arrington and J.D. McDuffie are tied for second with 29 starts each.
Fourth place belongs to Bobby Allison with 28, while in fifth place is
James Hylton with 26 starts.
As of the 2013
NASCAR/ARCA seasons, six drivers that competed in Nashville Fairgrounds
Speedway Grand National events remain active as drivers. They are
James Hylton, Mark Martin, Brad Teague, Terry Labonte, Darrell Basham
and Morgan Shepherd. Four drivers are currently listed as owners in
NASCAR, those are Richard Petty, Richard Childress, Jimmy Means and Phil