MSHFA: Ganassi, Childress Among Seven Inducted Into Motorsports Hall of Fame of America

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official press release — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America announced its 28th class of inductees Friday at Daytona Int’l Speedway, with legendary team owners Richard Childress and Chip Ganassi leading the latest class. The seven-person class of 2016 inductees includes Childress, Ganassi, Everett Brashear, Gary Gabelich, Dave McClelland, …

MSHFoA: Finalists Unveiled for Motorsports Hall of Fame of America’s Class of 2016

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official release — On Thursday, the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America unveiled the 41 finalists for their Class of 2016. In the Open Wheel category, the nominees are Indy 500 winner Eddie Cheever, veteran driver and official Wally Dallenbach, eleven-time Indycar Series winning owner Chip Ganassi, innovative designer and safety pioneer Ted Halibrand, three-time Indy winning owner Pat …

SOUTHEAST: Motorsports Hall of Fame Announces 7.5M Relocation Project

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DETROIT – official release — The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America announced an ambitious $7.5M campaign to build a new, permanent home at Daytona Int’l Speedway on Tuesday. The move coincides with the scheduled January 2016 completion of Daytona Rising, the Speedway’s $400 million renovation project currently underway. Once it’s completed, the Hall of Fame will be one of the main …