Early 1970's DeWayne "Tiny" Lund Race Worn Driver's Suit. The 1963 winner of the Daytona 500 was jokingly nicknamed "Tiny" due to the 275 pounds he carried on his six and a half foot frame. A twenty-year NASCAR veteran, Lund died in the infield infirmary at Talladega in 1975 after his Dodge was spun into the path of rookie driver Terry Link. Presented is an enormous racing suit worn in competition by Lund not long before that fateful day in Alabama. Lund's name is embroidered at right chest, with a "Goodyear" logo over the heart and appearing again on verso. A hole at the back of the left leg may be the result of friction with the car seat. The suit is accompanied by a signed letter of provenance from Donnie Allison, brother of Bobby and original member of racing's "Alabama Gang." He writes, in part, "I do attest that the following is a driver's suit that Tiny Lund personally wore during Winston Cup and Busch Series races during the 1970's." Letter of provenance from Donnie Allison.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Clothing, Costumes & Jerseys (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    21st-22nd Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,500

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 45 days left to consign to the 2018 February 24 - 25 Platinum Night Sports Collectibles Sports - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I want to again thank you for a job well done. Your professionalism prevailed through out the process for which I am so grateful.
    Jerry D.,
    New Ulm, MN
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 September 21 1933 Goudey PSA Set Registry Sports Collectibles Catalog Auction - Dallas
    2017 September 21 1933 Goudey PSA Set Registry Sports Collectibles Catalog Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $861,036