|Waltrip headlines NASCAR's 3rd Hall of Fame class|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 19 January 2012 04:48|
Now the three-time champion is headed into NASCAR's Hall of Fame.
And he's at a loss for words.
Waltrip says he's struggled through 10 versions of a prepared speech for Friday night's induction ceremony. He finally gave up and plans to wing it.
Waltrip is the headliner of the five-member class. He'll be inducted with Cale Yarborough, crew chief Dale Inman, modified driver Richie Evans and NASCAR pioneer Glenn Wood.
It's the third class for NASCAR's Hall, and many believed Waltrip's polarizing personality caused voters to overlook him last year.