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‘Voice Of The NHRA’ Dave McClelland To Be Heard – And Honored At MSHFA Induction June 29

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 7, 2016) – “The Voice of the NHRA,” Dave McClelland, will be inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) at the 28th Annual MSHFA Induction Ceremony Presented by Bridgestone on June 29 at The Shores Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach.

McClelland is one of the most legendary voices in all of motorsports and certainly the most legendary in the history of National Hot Rod Association drag racing. Thanks to McClelland’s years of NHRA-related work on ESPN, SPEED and The Nashville Network his face is very recognizable, too.

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Richard Childress

Richard Childress A Self-Made Success Story: Former NASCAR Driver Turned Champion Car Owner To Be Inducted Into The MSHFA June 29

  • Six NASCAR Sprint Cup Championships, 211 NASCAR National Series Victories For Stock-Car Legend

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 3, 2016) – One of NASCAR’s most-successful car owners, Richard Childress, will be inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) at the 28th Annual MSHFA Induction Ceremony Presented by Bridgestone on June 29 at The Shores Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach.

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Gary Gabelich

Land Speed And Drag Boat Driver Gary Gabelich To Be Inducted Into MSHFA June 29

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla (June 1, 2016) – Gary Gabelich, one of the fastest men on earth in his day, will be inducted posthumously into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) at the 28th Annual MSHFA Induction Ceremony Presented by Bridgestone on June 29 at The Shores Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach.

Gabelich chased speed records on both land and water during a brief but mercurial competitive career. This former Apollo test astronaut never went into space – he tested equipment in weightless conditions and performance under extreme lateral forces – but he rode rockets on land and sea.

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Chip Ganassi

Owner Extraordinaire: Multi-Series Champion Chip Ganassi To Be Inducted Into The Motorsports Hall Of Fame Of America June 29

  • Indianapolis 500, Brickyard 400, DAYTONA 500, Rolex 24 At Daytona Wins Highlight Legendary Career

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 27, 2016) – Chip Ganassi, one of racing’s most-successful car owners, will be inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) at the 28th Annual MSHFA Induction Ceremony Presented by Bridgestone on Wednesday, June 29 at The Shores Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach.

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John Mecom Jr.

John Mecom Jr. To Receive Bob Russo Heritage Award At 28th Annual MSHFA Induction Ceremony Presented by Bridgestone

  • Legendary Car Owner Won Indianapolis 500 In 1st Attempt
  • Helped Spur Worldwide Growth Of Sports Car Racing In 1960s

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 20, 2016) – The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) announced today that John Mecom Jr. will receive the Bob Russo Heritage Award at the 28th Annual MSHFA Induction Ceremony Presented By Bridgestone on June 29, at The Shores Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach.

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