|Petty believes NASCAR should be helping teams|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 25 July 2014 09:47|
The RTA was announced earlier this month as an alliance of nine of NASCAR's top teams. Rob Kauffman, co-owner of Michael Waltrip Racing and chair of the owners' group, said the RTA's immediate aim is to build purchasing power, create travel partners and finding a common insurer.
NASCAR Chairman Brian France this week said the RTA wasn't necessary and the sanctioning body believes listening ''to one voice is just a bad idea.''
Petty, the seven-time NASCAR champion and Hall of Fame driver, gave a hearty laugh at the idea the RTA is a bad idea.