Condolences to Robert Yates Family

To the family of Robert Yates, a legendary NASCAR engine builder and championship team owner who passed away Monday after his long battle with liver cancer.  Doug Yates announced his father’s passing on Twitter, saying “My dad and hero … has passed and is with the Lord.  Thanks for all the prayers and support.”  Yates was selected for induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s Class of 2018 in May, leading all nominees with ninety-four percent of the votes.  Robert Yates was 74.

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