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Freddy Fryar
Freddy Fryar in the 1967 Permatech 300
Born (1936-02-15) February 15, 1936 (age 78)
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.
Achievements 1979, 1981 Snowball Derby winner
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career
6 races run over 5 years
Best finish 68th (1970)
First race 1956 Race No. 45 (Montgomery)
Last race 1971 Daytona 500 (Daytona)
Wins Top tens Poles
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Freddy "The Beaumont Flyer" Fryar (born February 15, 1936 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) is a retired NASCAR American stock car racing driver. He competed in the NASCAR Grand National and Winston Cup Series between 1956 to 1971 (although they were five non-consecutive years).[1]

Career summary[edit]

Fryar participated in 772 laps of racing; equivalent to 1,371.1 miles (2,206.6 km) of racing.[1] His average start position was 27th while his average finish position was 21st. Total career earnings for Freddy Fryar were $5,310 ($32,246.76 when adjusted for inflation).[1]

He was also a regular participant of the Snowball Derby, winning the event in 1979[2] and 1981.[3] During the 1980s, Fryar was seen frequently racing at various races taking place at the Mobile International Speedway in Irvington, Alabama.[4] Fryar's sponsor was Buster Davis throughout his career. Most of Fryar's races were during the 1970s (three races) as opposed to the 1960s (one race) and the 1950s (two races).


Preceded by
Gary Balough
Snowball Derby Winner
Succeeded by
Gene Morgan
Preceded by
Dave Mader III
Snowball Derby Winner
Succeeded by
Gary Balough

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39 news items

SB Nation
Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:05:29 -0800

Jared Fryar, the Trinity, North Carolina grandson of two-time Snowball Derby winner Freddy Fryar, will be making his first appearance at Five Flags Speedway for the Snowflake 100 pro late model portion of the Snowball Derby weekend.  Tweet Share on ...
Cassville Democrat
Tue, 27 Nov 2012 22:05:13 -0800

Hall of fame inductee Cassville resident Freddy Fryar served as an instructor for Richard Petty's driving school for several years. Fryar, who is pictured above with students from one of his classes, will be inducted into the Alabama Auto Racing ...

Access North Georgia

Access North Georgia
Mon, 01 Dec 2014 07:56:15 -0800

Georgia Racing Hall of Famers Pete Hamilton, Ronnie Sanders, Jody Ridley and Freddy Fryar are on that list, along with NASCAR Hall of Famer Darrell Waltrip, Donnie Allison, Gary Balough, Butch Lindley, Rich Bickle and Kyle Busch are just a few of the ...
Access North Georgia
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 09:16:39 -0700

Harmon pulled in the southern stock car aces, like Gary Balough, Butch Lindley, Jody Ridley, Freddy Fryar, while Joyce called in favors to bring names like Dick Trickle, Alan Kulwicki, Bob Senneker and Mike Eddy to Georgia. Throw into the mix several ...

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:56:15 -0700

Another well-known racer interviewed was Freddy Fryar of the famous Fryar racing family. "The Beaumont Flyer," as he was known, and his brother, Harold, became familiar racing figures in the Southeast. Freddy Fryar later became an instructor at the ...
Cleveland Daily Banner
Mon, 06 Jan 2014 13:33:45 -0800

The couple has recorded several Hall Fame racers such as Red Farmer, Charles Mincey and Freddy Fryar, who was recently inducted. Fryar and his brothers, Harold and Billy, were well-known drivers around the Chattanooga area. The brothers were ...


Mon, 25 Nov 2013 14:15:37 -0800

Minter will be honored as the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame Driver of the Year at the 2013 Georgia Racing Hall of Fame induction banquet, the same night that Charles Barrett, Frank Christian, Huston Platt, Hank Blalock and Freddy Fryar will be inducted ...
Access North Georgia
Wed, 15 May 2013 13:08:57 -0700

They are Dick Anderson of Chamblee, Charles Barrett of Cleveland, Hank Blalock of Decatur, Dick Brannan of Dawsonville, Charlie Burkhalter of Athens, Frank Christian of Dahlonega, Tommie Clinard of Macon, Freddy Fryar of Chattanooga, Tenn., Bobby ...

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