Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — The NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2016 was announced Wednesday.
Two-time Cup champion Terry Labonte, drivers Bobby Isaac and Curtis Turner, modified series champion Jerry Cook, and Speedway Motorsports Executive Chairman Bruton Smith all made the cut.
Labonte won 22 races during his NASCAR career, and captured the Cup titles in 1984 and 1996.
Isaac, who died in 1977, compiled 37 wins.
Turner was an early star of NASCAR and won 17 races. He died in a plane crash in 1970.
Cook won six NASCAR modified championships, including four consecutive in the mid-1970s.
Smith’s company owns eight tracks that stage NASCAR events, including Charlotte Motor Speedway.
The seventh Hall of Fame class will be inducted on Jan. 22, 2016.
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