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The King of Nascar visits Ramstein

A child receives a toy car which Richard Petty, Nascar legend, signed on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty signed memorabilia, took pictures with new Air Force recruits and their families, and participated in a question and answer session in part because the Air Force Recruiting Service sponsors Petty and Richard Petty Motor Sports, which displays the Air Force symbol on car Nascar racecar number 43. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

A child receives a toy car which Richard Petty, Nascar legend, signed on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty signed memorabilia, took pictures with new Air Force recruits and their families, and participated in a question and answer session in part because the Air Force Recruiting Service sponsors Petty and Richard Petty Motor Sports, which displays the Air Force symbol on car Nascar racecar number 43. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Richard Petty, Nascar legend, signs his autograph for a member of team Ramstein on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. United States Air Force Recruiting Europe invited Petty to answer questions about his career for young men and women in the process of joining the Air Force, in part because the Air Force Recruiting Service sponsors Petty and Richard Petty Motor Sports, which displays the Air Force symbol on Nascar racecar number 43. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Richard Petty, Nascar legend, signs his autograph for a member of team Ramstein on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. United States Air Force Recruiting Europe invited Petty to answer questions about his career for young men and women in the process of joining the Air Force, in part because the Air Force Recruiting Service sponsors Petty and Richard Petty Motor Sports, which displays the Air Force symbol on Nascar racecar number 43. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Richard Petty, left, Nascar legend, meets Brig. Gen. Richard G. Moore Jr., middle, 86th Airlift Wing commander, and Moore’s spouse, Kristin, on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. The 86th Force Support Squadron, United States Air Force Recruiting Europe, the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center, and Military Auto Source brought Petty to Ramstein to participate in Air Force recruiting and help raise money for Paralyzed Vererans of America. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Richard Petty, left, Nascar legend, meets Brig. Gen. Richard G. Moore Jr., middle, 86th Airlift Wing commander, and Moore’s spouse, Kristin, on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. The 86th Force Support Squadron, United States Air Force Recruiting Europe, the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center, and Military Auto Source brought Petty to Ramstein to participate in Air Force recruiting and help raise money for Paralyzed Vererans of America. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Children dance while waiting to see Richard Petty, Nascar legend, at a Kaiserslautern Military Community Center event on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty spoke with members of Team Ramstein, signed autographs, and participated in a question and answer session. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Children dance while waiting to see Richard Petty, Nascar legend, at a Kaiserslautern Military Community Center event on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty spoke with members of Team Ramstein, signed autographs, and participated in a question and answer session. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Members of Team Ramstein wait to see Richard Petty, Nascar legend, at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty, in partnership with Military Auto Source, came to Ramstein to help raise money for Paralyzed Veterans of America. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Members of Team Ramstein wait to see Richard Petty, Nascar legend, at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty, in partnership with Military Auto Source, came to Ramstein to help raise money for Paralyzed Veterans of America. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Richard Petty, Nascar legend, speaks to members of Team Ramstein at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty spoke about his career with young men and women in the process of joining the military, met various Team Ramstein leadership, and answered questions at an open event for the Kaiserslautern Military Community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Richard Petty, Nascar legend, speaks to members of Team Ramstein at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty spoke about his career with young men and women in the process of joining the military, met various Team Ramstein leadership, and answered questions at an open event for the Kaiserslautern Military Community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

A member of Team Ramstein reaches to catch a free hat while waiting to see Richard Petty, Nascar legend, at a Kaiserslautern Military Community Center event on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. The 86th Force Support Squadron, United States Air Force Recruiting Europe, the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center, and Military Auto Source brought Petty to Ramstein to participate in Air Force recruiting and help raise money for Paralyzed Veterans of America. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

A member of Team Ramstein reaches to catch a free hat while waiting to see Richard Petty, Nascar legend, at a Kaiserslautern Military Community Center event on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. The 86th Force Support Squadron, United States Air Force Recruiting Europe, the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center, and Military Auto Source brought Petty to Ramstein to participate in Air Force recruiting and help raise money for Paralyzed Veterans of America. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Richard Petty, left, and his grandson, Thad Moffitt, both Nascar drivers, answer questions for Team Ramstein at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty and Moffitt signed memorabilia, posed for pictures with service members and their families, and participated in a question and answer session. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

Richard Petty, left, and his grandson, Thad Moffitt, both Nascar drivers, answer questions for Team Ramstein at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 27, 2018. Petty and Moffitt signed memorabilia, posed for pictures with service members and their families, and participated in a question and answer session. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker)

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