Bobby Allison was a regular Modified driver before he went on to great things in Grand Nationals. Many times he competed against Ed.
Vineland Speedway. Photo by Dan Rieck.
1962 – Daytona.
Palm Beach Speedway. Photo by Henry McKenzie.
Notice Bobby’s “full-face” helmet – this must have been one of the first used in an enclosed car.
1964 – Trenton. Photo by Howie Hodge.
Donnie is in the car, Bobby is on the right. Their brother Eddie, who for many years was a top mechanic, is in the center.
1965 – Wall Stadium.
Notwithstanding Perk Brown’s name over the door, this is Allison in the well-known William Mason #45.