Randleman, North Carolina: Richard Petty Bronze Statue

Randleman loves race car driver Richard Petty, but it gave him a statue with stumpy legs.
127 S. Main St., Randleman, NC
On the northbound side of Main St./Hwy 220 between Naomi and Academy Sts. He faces the street but is easy to miss because he's petite. The Richard Petty Racing Museum is just around the corner.
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Richard Petty Statue

The Petty statue is not life-size; it stands less than 4.5 feet tall. It seems that the town should have sprung for a life-sized statue rather than the dwarf that is on display.

[Tom Mooney, 11/20/2018]

Petty statue.

Richard Petty Bronze Statue

My mother can give you more information on this one of a kind statue. The statue has an extremely short torso with rather long legs and is lovingly referred to as "Stumpy".


Here is our photo of the less-than-life size tribute -- and actually, his legs are short compared to his torso. Maybe it was the camera lens and angle.

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