The Race: The 1997 Winston 500 run at the Talladega Superspeedway originally scheduled to be run on April 27th, heavy rain that weekend forced it to be rescheduled for Saturday May 10th. The Coverage: ESPN Speedworld coverage of the rain delayed event featured Bob Jenkins, Benny Parsons, and Ned Jarrett[...]
Ned Jarrett's eyes glistened with moisture as he spoke with reporters minutes after his son Dale was announced as one of five members of the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2014, joining Maurice Petty, Tim Flock, Fireball Roberts and Jack Ingram for January's inductions.
The elder Jarrett, himself a NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee in 2011, spoke eloquently about the role of family...
NASCAR champion Dale Jarrett headlined the 25 nominees announced Wednesday for next year's Hall of Fame class - a list that finally includes track magnate Bruton Smith.
Only five nominees are new to the list, with the other 20 carrying over from last year. Joining Jarrett and Smith as the new nominees were engine builder Maurice Petty, five-time NASCAR weekly series national...
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April 10, 2013