Former team owner Robert Yates was in a grueling fight with liver cancer when he was elected to the the NASCAR Hall of Fame last May. He died five months later. Above, Yates is congratulated by a family member after hearing the news on May 24.
Former team owner Robert Yates was in a grueling fight with liver cancer when he was elected to the the NASCAR Hall of Fame last May. He died five months later. Above, Yates is congratulated by a family member after hearing the news on May 24. Chuck Burton AP File Photo
Former team owner Robert Yates was in a grueling fight with liver cancer when he was elected to the the NASCAR Hall of Fame last May. He died five months later. Above, Yates is congratulated by a family member after hearing the news on May 24. Chuck Burton AP File Photo

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