NASCAR Hall of Fame
Two sons of well-known Sprint Cup drivers headline the list of youngsters selected for this season's NASCAR Next program: Chase Elliott, son of 1988 champion Bill Elliott, and Jeb Burton, whose father Ward won the 2002 Daytona 500.
Drivers Dale Jarrett and Jack Ingram and engine builder Maurice Petty are still thrilled at what happened last Wednesday, when they were announced as the hall’s latest class, along with the late Fireball Roberts and Tim Flock.
Brief looks at Tim Flock, Maurice Petty, Dale Jarrett, Jack Ingram and Fireball Roberts, who were elected as the five-man 2014 class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Wednesday.
Watching Fireball Roberts fearlessly drive to victory at the 1958 Southern 500, meeting Maurice Petty and enjoying Tim Flock's storytelling are just a few highlights from a career in racing.
Tim Flock, Maurice Petty, Dale Jarrett, Jack Ingram and Fireball Roberts were elected as the five-man 2014 class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Wednesday.
Kyle Davis, grandson of 2013 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Cotton Owens, said he came to an important realization this week.
A look at the 20 men who have been enshrined at the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Known as the innovator of the pit stop, Leonard Wood will be inducted Friday into the NASCAR Hall of Fame for his contributions to the sport.
The Woods claimed their first major victory in 1956, taking their class in the famed Beach & Road Race at Daytona Beach, Fla., and finishing second overall to the victor, Tim Flock. Eventually, the family racing operation would own 98 Cup-level wins.
Like many in his day, Herb Thomas raced hard, worked harder and enjoyed both.