One of the most beloved announcers in NASCAR, Benny Parsons was also one of the greatest drivers in history. Parsons won the 1973 Winston Cup Championship, the 1975 Daytona 500 and two ARCA Championships. He also boasted a solid top ten percentage finishing in that bracket 53 percent of the time. Nominated in the first three classes, it is only a matter of time before the popular Benny Parson becomes enshrined in Charlotte.
The Bullet Points:
Country of Origin: Wilkes County, North Carolina, U.S.A.
Retired In: 1988
Sprint Cup Wins: 21
Top Ten Finishes: 283
Top Ten Finishes (Season): Sprint Cup Series: 1970: 8th 1972: 5th 1973: 1st 1974: 5th 1975: 4th 1976: 3rd 1977: 3rd 1978: 4th 1979: 5th 1980: 3rd
Should Benny Parsons be in the Hall of Fame?
Definitely put him in! - 60%
Maybe, but others deserve it first. - 0%
Probably not, but it wouldn't be the end of the world. - 0%