Cochran Motor Speedway announced Tuesday that Rex White, the 1960 NASCAR (now cup series) Grand Champion will serve as Grand Marshall for Friday's Nesmith Crate Late Model Series race.
Eddie Spurling, a member of Daytona's Living Legends and NASCAR Hall of Fame, will appear with White. Both will be available for autographs. It will mark the first time a NASCAR champion is honored at CMS.
Also Friday, local divisions will run heat races to qualify for Saturday including a 50 lap Nesmith Crate Series race. Visit www.cochranspeedway.com for more information.