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7.  Jack Smith

One of the early legends of NASCAR, Jack Smith won 21 races and twice finished in the top five in points standings over a fifteen year career.  Should the Hall focus on early stars, this forgotten one could have a legitimate shot.





The Bullet Points:

Country of Origin:
Metropolis, Illinois, U.S.A.

Retired In:
1964

Sprint Cup Wins:
21

Poles:
23

Top Ten Finishes:
142

Top Ten Finishes (Season):
Sprint Cup Series:
1957: 5th
1958: 5th
1959: 8th
1961: 7th
1962: 4th

Should Jack Smith be in the Hall of Fame?

Definitely put him in! - 40%
Maybe, but others deserve it first. - 40%
Probably not, but it wouldn't be the end of the world. - 0%
No opinion. - 0%
No way! - 20%
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0 #1 Clover Nico Star starryclovers 2016-04-29 19:22
Jack Smith will likely never get in due to the fact that he was hugely racist and was never popular with fans nor fellow competitors.
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