Foyt on the passing of Bill France Jr

A.J. Foyt on the passing of Bill France Jr. A.J. Foyt: "Bill Jr. and his dad were the backbones of NASCAR. They both knew how to promote racing and their kids are doing a great job of carrying on. But it was Bill Jr. who parlayed what his...

A.J. Foyt on the passing of Bill France Jr.

A.J. Foyt: "Bill Jr. and his dad were the backbones of NASCAR. They both knew how to promote racing and their kids are doing a great job of carrying on. But it was Bill Jr. who parlayed what his father had started to make NASCAR the household name it is today. It's a shame that the racing world has lost a fine gentleman and personally it's tough for me because he was a good friend of mine."

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Series NASCAR , General
Drivers A.J. Foyt
Article type Obituary