Now that GOD OF WAR II has been completed by the wife and I, life can resume.
Robert "Red" Byron raced in unorganized stock car races in the 30's until he served in WWII. He came home with a destroyed left leg, so when he got back into racing he put on a steel stirrup which was bolted to the clutch. He won.
He was also the first official NASCAR champion.
Here's a close-up:
ILLUSTRATION FRIDAY UPDATE:
The topic is Signs. Since this is a NASCAR aceo, would the sign Left Turn Only apply?
Ugh. That was terrible. I hate the "left turn/NASCAR" jokes. Yeah, I get it. You find NASCAR to be monotonous because they only turn left. Isn't it ironic, though, that the same joke is made EVERY TIME to make that point?