Curtis Turner, Roanoke native and NAS...

Curtis Turner, Roanoke native and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee

There are 1 comment on the Roanoke Times story from Jul 3, 2009, titled Curtis Turner, Roanoke native and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee. In it, Roanoke Times reports that:

Although some fans claim that NASCAR has abandoned its roots, that's not true with the 25 men nominated for the sport's inaugural Hall of Fame class.

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Van Nuys, CA

#1 Jul 12, 2009
Most overlooked and ignored "great" NASCAR driver and driving force. His social habits and audacity to take on Bill France's kingdom has brought his legacy to obscurity. If France could have his way Turner's name and all reference to him would be expunged from the NASCAR message to the France family..."get over won...he's dead. Let his great driving legacy live on. No one is perfect, especially you guys.

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