1978, Country & Western Star NASCAR driver (from
1965 until just before his death) was driving
the #42 Magnum for Cotten Owens. Later in the
year when Kyle moved up to Winston Cup -- Marty
gave up Lee Petty's old number #42 to Kyle -- as
a favor to the King. Marty was faithful to Mopar
to the end -- racing J-Bodied Cordobas and
Imperials after the Magnums.