NASCAR Hall of Fame class: Jeff Gordon headlines 5 selections
NASCAR has announced the Hall of Fame class of 2019.
Jeff Gordon, Roger Penske, Alan Kulwicki, Jack Roush and Davey Allison have selected into the Hall of Fame out of 20 nominees.
Gordon led all vote getters with 96 percent of the vote while Roush (70 percent) was the second highest. Roger Penske was on 68 percent of ballots while Davey Allison was on 63 and Alan Kulwicki 46.
Individuals who were on the ballot but were not selected were Buddy Baker, Red Farmer, Ray Fox, Harry Gant, Joe Gibbs, John Holman, Harry Hyde, Bobby Labonte, Hershel McGriff, Ralph Moody, Larry Phillips, Ricky Rudd, Kirk Shelmerdine, Mike Stefanik and Waddell Wilson.
The Hall of Fame Induction weekend is set for Jan. 31, 2019. Tickets go on sale June 9, 2018.