“FLINT, Mich.—Buick Motor Division is playing to win in top-rank NASCAR stock car competition again in 1991.
“In NASCAR’s top division, Winston Cup, drivers compete in 110-inch wheelbase Regal models powered by 358-cubic inch V-8 engines that generate 600+ horsepower. Three Winston Cup drivers carry the Buick banner in 1991: Brett Bodine, Hut Stricken, and Rick Wilson.
“Bodine, the driver of the Quacker State/King Racing Regal owned by four-time NHRA drag racing champion Kenny Bernstein, won the first of his Winston Cup career in 1990, the First Union 400 at North Wilksboro (N.C.) Speedway. Later that year, he captured his first-ever Winston Cup pole position in qualifying for the Mello Yello 500 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway. Stricklin, in his first full season with Bobby Allison Motorsports, will pilot…”