Andretti Family

April 4, 2016 2

The Andretti Family is motorsport racing royalty. Mario Gabriele Andretti was born February 28, 1940, in what is now Croatia.  His family, which includes twin…

Daytona 500

March 8, 2016 0

NASCAR is the only sport that kicks off the season with its  most prestigious event. The Daytona 500 is a 500-mile-long, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series…

Darrell Waltrip

February 18, 2016 0

Darrell Lee Waltrip is NASCAR’s first “total package” driver. Born in Owensboro, Kentucky—“Barbeque Capital of the World”—on February 5, 1947, Waltrip started racing go-carts at…

Bobby Allison

December 3, 2015 1

The Daytona 500 is regarded as the most important and prestigious race on the NASCAR calendar and no driver has more history at Daytona than…

Evel Knievel

November 19, 2015 3

Before there were the X Games there was Robert Craig Knievel. Born on October 17, 1938, in Butte, Montana—a small copper-mining town in the southwestern…