Lennie Pond
Lennie Pond
Born August 11, 1940(1940-08-11)

Ettrick, Virginia

Died February 10, 2016 (aged 75)

Richmond, Virginia

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career
Best pts finish 5th (1976)
First race 1969 American 500 (Rockingham)
Last race 1989 Miller High Life 400 (Richmond)
First win 1978 Talladega 500 (Talladega)
Career highlights and awards
1973 Winston Cup Rookie of the Year

Lennie Pond (August 11, 1940 - February 10, 2016) was an American NASCAR driver. He won NASCAR Winston Cup Rookie of the Year honors in 1973, and won his only race at Talladega Superspeedway in 1978 for Harry Rainer.

His career totals include 234 career starts, 1 win, 39 top fives, 88 top tens, 5 poles, and a best championship finish of 5th in 1976.

He beat out Darrell Waltrip for rookie of the year honors in 1973.

Pond died on February 10, 2016 at age 75.

External linkEdit