NASCAR HOFer-Elect Robert Yates Passes Away; Won Cup Series, Daytona 500 As Owner

NASCAR HOFer-elect ROBERT YATES died yesterday at 74 after “battling liver cancer” for around a year, according to Matt Weaver of AUTOWEEK. Yates, who was selected for the HOF in May, “rose to prominence as both an engine builder and a team owner.” He “broke into the sport with…

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