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NASCAR's first champ gets into HOF

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) NASCAR's first champion has been inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Red Byron was the first inductee in Friday night's ceremony. He was introduced by reigning NASCAR champion Martin Truex Jr. Read More...

Truck Series champ Hornaday makes Hall

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Four-Time Truck Series champion Ron Hornaday Jr. has been inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Hornaday's 51 victories are a Truck Series record, as well as his championships. He was introduced Friday night by Kevin Harvick, one of the many drivers who Hornaday helped make their way in NASCAR. Read More...

Squier becomes first broadcaster in HOF

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Ken Squier has become the first broadcaster to be inducted into NASCAR's Hall of Fame.

Squier worked NASCAR's flag-to-flag network television debut in the 1979 Daytona 500. He was introduced by Dale Earnhardt Jr., who is transitioning from racing into broadcasting, and inducted by Vermont Gov. Phil Scott. Read More...

Crew chief Evernham inducted into Hall

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Pioneering crew chief Ray Evernham has been inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Evernham led Jeff Gordon to three of his four championships and changed the sport in his approach to preparing race cars. His pushed limits through innovation, engineering and formed Gordon's "Rainbow Warriors" pit crew that was the best in NASCAR. Read More...

GoDaddy behind Patrick's 'Danica Double'

The original "GoDaddy Girl" is back with sponsorship intact to push forward with her "Danica Double."

Danica Patrick has secured the money needed to race in both the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500. Now she just needs to find the rides to get her back on racing's two biggest stages. GoDaddy reunited with Patrick on Thursday for the final two races of her career, even though she still has to close deals with teams to make it happen. Read More...

Earnhardt skids off snowy road into tree

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) Dale Earnhardt Jr. is warning North Carolina drivers not to venture out into a snowstorm after he slid off the road and hit a tree.

Earnhardt said on his Twitter account Wednesday that he had just used his winch to help a sedan out of a ditch in snowy weather when he himself drove off the road and into a tree. Read More...

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