Linda Vaughn is five-feet, one-half-inch. In the 1970's, at the height of her popularity as a trophy queen for automotive races, Vaughn weighed 142 pounds and her breast-waist-hips ratio was 39-26-37 inches.
Linda Vaughn's nickname, the First Lady of Drag Racing, came about due to her prominent role as a trophy queen for automotive competitions including NASCAR, Indy and Formula One. She also worked as a spokesmodel for car companies such as Gratiot Auto Supply and was featured in many car magazines. Her figure was considered notable for many years due to its extreme hourglass shape and her prominence in the racing scene.