Friday saw the membership of the NASCAR Hall of Fame raised to 15, as 5 new names were presented with their rings. Darrell Waltrip, Cale Yarborough, Dale Inman, Glen Wood, and the late Richie Evans were each honoured for their achievements.
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Among the five NASCAR legends to be inducted into the 2012 class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Friday, the only one not in attendance will be New Yorker Richie Evans, who was tragically killed while practicing at Martinsville Speedway for the 1985 season finale of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour aged just 44.
Nominations were announced this week for the 2012 induction class into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Twenty of the nominations carried over from the 2011 list with five new additions. New…