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Every Driver Inducted Into The NASCAR Hall Of Fame, Ranked

List RulesVote up the top stock car drivers in the Hall of Fame.

Every driver in the NASCAR Hall of Fame has made his mark on the track with speed, style, and skill. They are the best of the best when it comes to high-octane stock-car racing, with a NASCAR tradition that stretches back to the 1940s. These Hall of Fame members tell the history of the sport through their accomplishments on the track.

Names like Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt will be well known to those outside of the racing world, as both men had careers that left a lasting impression on the sports world. More recent drivers like Jeff Gordon, inducted in 2019, and Tony Stewart, who will have his induction in 2020, are also likely familiar to the public with their commercial appeal and large fan bases. But legendary drivers like Cale Yarborough and Buck Baker might be recognizable only to true NASCAR fans, though that doesn't make their accomplishments any less impressive.

So vote up the inductees in the NASCAR Hall of Fame who had the all-time best racing careers. Who made those turns the smoothest and hit the gas the hardest in his NASCAR career? Which of these drivers deserves to be called the best racer in the Hall of Fame. Vote below then check back to see what other racing fans have to say.

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  • Hall of Fame induction: 2010

    Career achievements
    7x NASCAR Cup Series champion (1980, 1986, 1987, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1994)
    1998 Daytona 500 winner
    1979 NASCAR Cup Series Rookie of the Year

    Career stats
    76 wins
    428 top 10s
    22 poles

    • Birthplace: Kannapolis, North Carolina, USA
    75
    7
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  • 2
    43 VOTES

    Hall of Fame induction: 2015

    Career achievements
    1988 NASCAR Cup Series champion
    2x Daytona 500 winner (1985, 1987)

    Career stats
    44 wins
    320 top 10s
    55 poles

    • Birthplace: Dawsonville, Georgia, USA
    39
    4
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  • 3
    62 VOTES

    Hall of Fame induction: 2011

    Career achievements
    3x NASCAR Cup Series champion (1966, 1968, 1969)
    1976 Daytona 500 winner
    1960 NASCAR Cup Series Rookie of the Year

    Career stats
    105 wins
    366 top 10s
    113 poles

    • Birthplace: Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA
    54
    8
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  • 4
    41 VOTES

    Hall of Fame induction: 2013

    Career achievements
    1989 NASCAR Cup Series champion
    1984 NASCAR Cup Series Rookie of the Year

    Career stats
    55 wins
    349 top 10s
    36 poles

    • Birthplace: Arnold, Missouri, USA
    36
    5
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