Quotes by: A. J. Foyt

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A. J. Foyt
Foyt in 2015
Nationality American
Born Anthony Joseph Foyt, Jr.
(1935-01-16) January 16, 1935 (age 81)
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Related to A. J. Foyt IV (grandson)
Larry Foyt (adopted son)
Championship titles
1960
1960
1961
1963
1964
1967
1968
1972
1975
1975–76
1976–77
1978
1979
1979
USAC Sprint Car Series Champion
USAC National Champion
USAC National Champion
USAC National Champion
USAC National Champion
USAC National Champion
USAC Stock Car Champion
USAC Silver Crown Series Champion
USAC National Champion
IROC Champion
IROC Champion
USAC Stock Car Champion
USAC Gold Crown Champion
USAC Stock Car Champion
Awards
Only driver to win the Indianapolis 500 (four times), the Daytona 500, the 24 Hours of Daytona, and the 24 Hours of Le Mans. International Motorsports Hall of Fame Inductee (2000) Named co-Driver of the Century by the Associated Press Named one of NASCAR's 50 Greatest Drivers (1998) Inducted in the first class in the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame (U.S.) (1990) Inducted in the first class into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (1989) Inducted in the National Midget Auto Racing Hall of Fame (1988)
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career
128 races run over 30 years
Best finish 40th (1989)
First race 1963 Motor Trend 500 (Riverside)
Last race 1994 Brickyard 400 (Indianapolis)
First win 1964 Firecracker 400 (Daytona)
Last win 1972 Miller High Life 500 (Ontario)
Wins Top tens Poles
7 36 9

I'm no where as tough as my father. I really think that I am more open to change than he was.
A. J. Foyt
My dad was very successful running midgets in Texas. Then, his two drivers ran into some bad luck. People started saying that Daddy had lost his touch. That it was the cars and not the drivers. I wanted to race just to prove all those people wrong.
A. J. Foyt
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