Charlotte Motor Speedway http://wunc.org en Local Promoter Ushers Nascar Into The Modern Era http://wunc.org/post/local-promoter-ushers-nascar-modern-era <P><FONT color=black size=2 face=Tahoma><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt" dir=ltr>Howard "Humpy" Wheeler<FONT color=#0071b3> </FONT>has been involved with car racing since it was junkyard vehicles running on old dirt horse tracks. He eventually became the president and general manager of the <A href="http://www.charlottemotorspeedway.com/">Charlotte Motor Speedway</A>, where he became the foremost promoter of Nascar. He was known for his publicity stunts and close affiliation with Nascar and its racers. Host Frank Stasio talks to Humpy Wheeler about his life in Nascar. </SPAN></FONT> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 14:28:26 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 17787 at http://wunc.org Local Promoter Ushers Nascar Into The Modern Era