Definition of Petty, Richard in US English:

Petty, Richard

proper noun

  • (born 1937), US race car driver 1958–92. The first stock car driver to achieve career winnings of $1 million, he has 200 career wins and was the first motor sportsman to receive the Medal of Freedom (1992). Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (1989).

Pronunciation

Petty, Richard

/ˈpetē/