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Gateway Motorsports Park joins West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame for 14th Annual inductions

PHOENIX (June 12, 2016) – The West Coast Stock Car Racing Hall of Fame announced today that Gateway Motorsports Park, a multi-purpose entertainment complex, will be presenting sponsor of the organization’s June 22 induction ceremonies. The 14th Annual Induction, presented … Continue reading

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Three NASCAR K&N Pro Series titles earns Gene Price West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame induction

Note: This is the fourth of a series of press releases on the 2017 inductees into the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame. The 14th Annual Induction, presented by Gateway Motorsports Park, will be held June 22 at the … Continue reading

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West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame inductee Leonard won national championships on two, four wheels

Note: This is the third of a series of press releases on the 2017 inductees into the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame. The 14th Annual Induction Ceremony, presented by Gateway Motorsports Park, will be held June 22 at … Continue reading

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Off-roader, NASCAR owner-sponsor Gaughan Reaches West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame

(Note: This is the second of a series of press releases on the 2017 inductees into the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame. The 14th Annual Induction Ceremony, presented by Gateway Motorsports Park, will be held June 22 at … Continue reading

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From the Chairman

By Ken Clapp When we changed the conditions for eligibility into the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame, I was left with mixed emotions. Basically, I feared that our celebration of stock car racing, as we previously knew it … Continue reading

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New addresses for Carelli, Baxter

Two West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame members – Rick Carelli and Jerry Baxter – have new “homes” for the 2017 NASCAR season. Carelli, Class of 2009, joins Furniture Row Racing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series as … Continue reading

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Induction No. 5 at the Meritage

On June 22, the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame will celebrate its 14th induction and fifth at the Meritage Resort and Spa in Napa, Calif. And, because the hotel and its staff have the ability to increase available … Continue reading

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West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2017 Inductees

PHOENIX – The 2017 class of seven West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame inductees touches virtually every corner of the motorsports universe from NASCAR and USAC stock cars, the Indianapolis 500, off roading, world endurance racing and California hardtop … Continue reading

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West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame Announces 12 finalists for 2017 Induction

PHOENIX – The West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame has announced the 12 semi-finalists for its Class of 2017 inductees, a list that includes a half-dozen first-time nominees. Voting by the Hall’s board of directors is underway to select … Continue reading

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Two board members elected

Two longtime members of the motorsports industry, Dennis Mattish and Kenneth (Kenny) Takeuchi, have been elected to the board of directors of the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame. Mattish, a resident of San Jose, Calif., has been published … Continue reading

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