A fun filled day with Cale Yarlbourgh, Junior Johnson and the winning Holly Farms Malibu.

Herb Fishel invited me to MIS for the ’77 NASCAR Michigan 500 complete with paddock credentials. Because he was friends with Cale Yarlbourgh and Junior Johnson, I was able to hang around with the team for the entire day. This included a picnic fried chicken lunch out of the trunk of Herb’s Electra. It was a cool day topped off by Cale winning the race.


Holly Farms Malibu.


I’m telling you, it was a cool day.

Picnic lunch.


Cale Yarlbourgh in the pits.


An anxious Junior Johnson.

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