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Freddy Fryar
FreddyFryar1967Permatech300.jpg
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 race(s) run over 5 year(s)
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 in today's money).[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).

References[edit]

Achievements
Preceded by
Gary Balough
Snowball Derby Winner
1981
Succeeded by
Gene Morgan
Preceded by
Dave Mader III
Snowball Derby Winner
1979
Succeeded by
Gary Balough

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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 ...
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