Speedway builder Roger Penske among five new NASCAR Hall of Fame nominees
The Whittier Daily News
... to Penske, who in addition to building the two-mile superspeedway that opened in 1997 has 104 NASCAR Cup wins and one championship, the new names include team owner Joe Gibbs and former drivers Red Farmer, Davey Allison and Bobby Labonte.
How Bobby Labonte almost didn't end up in NASCAR
There was a point in time where Bobby Labonte had a slightly different outlook on the direction he wanted to take in life. Before breaking onto the NASCAR scene, Labonte almost went from “Drivers, start your engines” to “Surf's up, dude.” The 2000 Cup ...
How Dale Earnhardt Jr. can turn around rough start to his season
The 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series comeback season of Dale Earnhardt Jr. is off to a rough start. With finishes of 37th in the season-opening Daytona 500, followed by 30th at Atlanta and 16th last Sunday in Las Vegas, Earnhardt sits a ...
Quarter Midget racers kick of season Saturday
The 1/20-mile track in Salisbury was the original inspiration of NASCAR champion Bobby Labonte and members of the N.C. Quarter Midget Association, a nonprofit corporation. The next-closest USAC quarter midget tracks are in Hagerstown, Maryland; the ...