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Racing Legends Gather To Honor Petty, Gant

Richard Petty, left, joined son Kyle, center, N.C. Auto Racing Hall of Fame Director Don Miller, second from right, NASCAR Technical Institute Vice President John Dodson, right, and N.C. Congressman Robert Pittenger in Mooresville, N.C. on Wednesday. (Aaron Burns photo)

Harry Gant didn’t know what to think when he was informed of his being inducted into the N.C. Auto Racing Hall of Fame’s Walk of Fame in Mooresville, N.C. alongside fellow NASCAR Sprint Cup legend Lee Petty.

Lost Speedways Returns At Saratoga

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The 2014 edition of the extremely popular Lost Speedways program, set for Saturday, Nov. 29 at the Saratoga Automobile Museum, was shaping up to be an all-star event before the addition of the Jamie Moore-owned No. 8 Ball supermodified, driven by Jim Shampine, to SAM’s “Racing in New York” gallery.

Four Finalists For France Humanitarian Award


The national finalists for the Fourth Annual Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award were announced Friday at Kansas Speedway by The NASCAR Foundation.

SVRA To Produce Coronado Speed Festival


The San Diego Fleet Week Foundation awarded race production for the Coronado Speed Festival to the Sportscar Vintage Racing Ass’n for the 18th running of the event on Sept. 19-20, 2015.

RACER, Andersen Promotions Team Up

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Andersen Promotions has entered into a partnership with RACER magazine and Racer Media & Marketing, which will see the leading motorsports authority become an official partner of the Mazda Road to Indy.

PHOTOS: Stan Hywet Concours d’Elegance

The show field is set and judging begins during the Stan Hywet Concours d’Elegance. (Joe Secka/JMS Pro Photo)

Enjoy photos from the Stan Hywet Concours d’Elegance, held in Akron, Ohio, on Sept. 20-21, 2014.

Shullick, Winks Lead Oswego HoF Class

Jim Winks drives the Howard Purdy Deuce to his final Oswego Speedway feature win in October of 1974. (Speedway Press photo)

The Mitchell’s Speedway Press Oswego Speedway Hall of Fame Banquet on Nov. 1 will honor six inductees, including drivers Dave Shullick Sr. and Jim Winks.

N.C. Racing HoF Will Honor Gant & Petty

NASCAR legends Harry Gant (left) and Lee Petty will be inducted into the N.C. Motorsports Hall of Fame's Walk of Fame in Mooresville, N.C. on Oct. 8. (Adam Fenwick & NASCAR photo)

Lee Petty and Harry Gant will have N.C. Auto Racing Hall Of Fame in-ground plaques dedicated to the two NASCAR legends in an Oct. 8 ceremony in Mooresville, N.C.

1973 Trans Am Tops Fall AutoFair

Mark Brantley of Charlotte, N.C., took home the Best of Show Award at the Charlotte Motor Speedway AutoFair with his 1973 Pontiac Trans Am. (Adam Fenwick Photo)

A mint-condition 1973 Pontiac Trans Am, owned by Charlotte, North Carolina resident, Mark Brantley, beat out stiff competition at the fall AutoFair and was chosen Best of Show as the four-day automotive spectacular came to a close on Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Shampine’s Famous Car Enters Museum

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Jimmy Shampine unveiled his radically offset No. 8 Ball supermodified in August of 1976 and wound up making every other car in the division obsolete, while setting the standard from coast to coast for decades.


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