Slideshow: Petty-owned Smithfield Ford in Monster’s grasp at Dover

Photos by Doug Curran

The Richard Petty-owned “bacon-powered” Smithfield Ford is firmly in the grasp of the Monster at Dover International Speedway.

“The King” watched Wednesday as a Kent Construction crane moved the Sprint Cup car into position in the right hand of the Monster statue outside Dover International Speedway.

“I never thought I’d have the Monster to myself,” said Petty.

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