Posted September 12, 2013 at 12:20 pm

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At age 82, Dale McCarty will be inducted into the Car Hall of Fame in Kansas City sometime in October and he’s waiting on a sponsor for the Knoxville Hall of Fame in Knoxville, IA.

Dale, a self proclaimed “Gearhead,” has been interested in racing and mechanics since he started overhauling his dad’s tractors at nine years old. He’s been in the business of racing for 50 years.

He has two races left at Wheatland and one Green Valley to finish his season.

Dale has also been in charge of the Vintage Breakfast at the Chili Bowl in Tulsa ,OK for 15 years.