NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore celebrates 91st birthday

Bud Moore got a surprise today when he arrived at the Charlotte Convention Center to take part in the voting for the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2017.In a 37-year career, Moore earned 63 NASCAR Premier Series victories, 43, poles and two championships.Moore himself a NASCAR Hall of Fame member, was greeted at the pre-event luncheon with a cake to celebrate his 91st birthday. In...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Way back when: The history of the No. 15 in NASCAR's top series

The 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season ended with a lot of emotions: There was Kyle Busch's remarkable championship run and Jeff Gordon's classy end to a hall of fame career. On a more solemn note, Michael Waltrip Racing shut down, which meant the end of the No. 15 and No. 55 Cup cars, at least for the near future.The No. 15 dates back all the way to 1949 and the second race in...
Via Fox Sports
December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

World War II Hero and NASCAR Legend Bud Moore Set to Celebrate 90th Birthday on Memorial Day

On Monday, Memorial Day, as people across America pause to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country, a truly outstanding member of the Greatest Generation celebrates a milestone birthday. Walter “Bud” Moore, World War II hero and NASCAR legend, turns 90 years old on Monday. Moore, a life-long resident of Spartanburg, S.C., is like many a member...

No Joke: Weatherly Earns NASCAR’s Highest Honor

Joe Weatherly’s time in NASCAR’s premier series was short, just two fulltime seasons. But what an impact the Norfolk, Virginia, native had on NASCAR racing in those brief, 24 months. Weatherly, previously a winner of American Motorcyclist Association and NASCAR modified titles, claimed back-to-back premier series championships in 1962-63. He posted 25 victories in 229 starts...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Why this NBA Finals rematch is different than last year

Defense could play a huge role in who wins the Stanley Cup

Speedy pace of the Penguins-Sharks Stanley Cup Final

How expanded instant replay has hurt the NBA

Best regular-season NBA teams not to win a championship

Every time an NBA team came back from a 3-1 deficit (and what it means for the Warriors)

How disallowed goals can change the course of NHL games

The five most disappointing MLB teams this season

QUIZ: Identify these NHL Hall of Famers by their nicknames

QUIZ: Name every winner of the Belmont Stakes since 1867

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker