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Fans To Have Their Say In NASCAR Hall of Fame Selection Process
Tuesday, 27 Mar, 2018 – 16:33 | One Comment
Fans To Have Their Say In NASCAR Hall of Fame Selection Process

RacinToday.com
Polls now are open for the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2019 Fan Vote.
For the 10th consecutive year, fans are eligible to cast votes for up to five nominees for inclusion into the Class of 2019. Fans can vote up to 50 times per day by logging onto NASCAR.com/halloffame. The five nominees who receive […]

NASCAR Hall Of Fame Needs To Tap The Brakes
Saturday, 10 Mar, 2018 – 9:30 | Comments Off on NASCAR Hall Of Fame Needs To Tap The Brakes
NASCAR Hall Of Fame Needs To Tap The Brakes

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
It’s time for the sport built on speed to hit the pause button.
A fresh list of 20 nominees seeking induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame was revealed on Tuesday.
Five will become the newest members of the grandest non-race track stage in the sport. In reality, Jeff Gordon should be the […]

Thoughts On The NASCAR Class Of 2019
Wednesday, 7 Mar, 2018 – 15:02 | Comments Off on Thoughts On The NASCAR Class Of 2019
Thoughts On The NASCAR Class Of 2019

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
The lists of nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s class of 2018 and for its Landmark Award were released on Tuesday and here is the take of a former voting panel member: The list contains one absolutely automatic candidate, one absolutely a thumbs-down candidate, two personal favorites and 21 […]

Gordon Tops List of Hall Of Fame Nominees
Tuesday, 6 Mar, 2018 – 18:01 | Comments Off on Gordon Tops List of Hall Of Fame Nominees
Gordon Tops List of Hall Of Fame Nominees

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NASCAR on Tuesday announced the 20 nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s Class of 2019, as well as the five nominees for the Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR.
The list includes five first-time NASCAR Hall of Fame nominees, representing different facets of NASCAR racing, all of whom influenced the sport throughout their brilliant […]

NASCAR Hall Of Fame Inducts Class Of ’18
Saturday, 20 Jan, 2018 – 9:13 | Comments Off on NASCAR Hall Of Fame Inducts Class Of ’18
NASCAR Hall Of Fame Inducts Class Of ’18

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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A class of five inductees, including dedicated engine-builder Robert Yates, was enshrined in the NASCAR Hall of Fame Friday night during ceremonies conducted in the Crown Ballroom of the Charlotte (N.C.) Convention Center.
Yates, Red Byron, Ray Evernham, Ron Hornaday Jr. and Ken Squier make up 2018’s ninth class of […]

Voters Got It Right In Electing Horsepower-Guru Yates Into The Hall
Thursday, 25 May, 2017 – 15:57 | Comments Off on Voters Got It Right In Electing Horsepower-Guru Yates Into The Hall
Voters Got It Right In Electing Horsepower-Guru Yates Into The Hall

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
A decade or so ago, a newspaper colleague who was assigned to do a couple of racing stories for an upcoming special section, questioned one of assignments – to do a feature on then NASCAR team owner Robert Yates.
“Why,” the guy, who was the type of other-sport reporter whom stick-and-ball […]

NASCAR Hall Of Fame Class of ’18 Unveiled
Wednesday, 24 May, 2017 – 20:05 | Comments Off on NASCAR Hall Of Fame Class of ’18 Unveiled
NASCAR Hall Of Fame Class of ’18 Unveiled

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Robert Yates once had a Mars Hill College professor tell him he would never amount to anything because he spent his Sunday afternoon working on a farmer’s tractor instead of studying.
On Wednesday, Yates once again proved the professor wrong as he was elected to the NASCAR Hall […]

The Class Of 2017 Says A Lot About Racing In NASCAR
Saturday, 21 Jan, 2017 – 8:49 | Comments Off on The Class Of 2017 Says A Lot About Racing In NASCAR
The Class Of 2017 Says A Lot About Racing In NASCAR

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Memorable Remarks from the NASCAR Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony:
Richard Childress:  I’d like to start out by saying only in America.  Only in America could a kid selling peanuts and popcorn at Bowman Gray Stadium have a dream of becoming a race driver someday, and then he goes […]

Roads To The NASCAR Hall Crossed Many Times
Saturday, 21 Jan, 2017 – 8:40 | Comments Off on Roads To The NASCAR Hall Crossed Many Times
Roads To The NASCAR Hall Crossed Many Times

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CHARLOTTE, N.C – Four of the five men inducted Friday into the NASCAR Hall of Fame had careers that were intertwined over three decades.
For Richard Childress and Rick Hendrick, their first formal meeting came in 1987 at the invitation of then NASCAR president Bill France Jr. France summoned Childress, Hendrick […]

Team Owners Dominate Hall’s Class of 2017
Wednesday, 25 May, 2016 – 18:27 | Comments Off on Team Owners Dominate Hall’s Class of 2017
Team Owners Dominate Hall’s Class of 2017

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Three car owners and two drivers were named Wednesday as the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s 2017 inductees while Martinsville Speedway founder H. Clary Earles was selected as the Landmark Award winner.
Team owners Richard Childress, Rick Hendrick and Raymond Parks will join NASCAR champion and TV personality Benny […]