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NASCAR Beginnings: The Legend of Rockingham Speedway

A look back at Rockingham Speedway and a special tribute to Dale Earnhardt.

NASCAR Beginnings Featuring Buck Baker

"Throughout the entire racing world, I don't know of anybody who would have said he didn't give 110 percent from the time they dropped the green flag until the time the race was over. He was that same way in life, too." Buddy Baker

NASCAR Beginnings Featuring Fred Lorenzen

Richard Petty once said, “Fred Lorenzen was total concentration; before, during and after a race.”

NASCAR Beginnings Featuring Richie Evans

Richie Evans - Not everyone will recognize the name but a close look at his record makes it immediately obvious why he was included in the 2012 class of NASCAR Hall of Fame inductees.

NASCAR Beginnings Featuring Cale Yarborough

Driver, car owner, businessman, author and actor, Cale Yarborough has done it all.

NASCAR Beginnings Featuring ‘Mad’ Marion MacDonald, Herman ‘The Turtle’ Beam & More

The best thing about researching NASCAR history is the little nuggets you find along the way. Not everyone can be a star but that doesn't mean they don't have a story to tell.

NASCAR Beginnings Featuring Wendell Scott

Scott will always be remembered as the man who prepared the way for future generations of minorities in stock car racing. But what we should never forget is this. Wendell Scott was at heart simply a racer.

NASCAR Beginnings Featuring Dave Marcis

Dave Marcis was one of the last of a dying breed. He chose to walk his own path as an independent owner/driver with little or no factory support. The life he led was not an easy one but Marcis was never afraid of a little hard work.

NASCAR Beginnings Featuring ‘Suitcase’ Jake Elder

J. C. Elder only had a third grade education. He never learned to read and write but he was a natural born genius when it came to working on cars.

NASCAR Beginnings Featuring Raymond Parks

Raymond Parks is probably the most important man in NASCAR that you’ve never heard of.