The NASCAR community is mourning the loss of another legend.
News just broke that David Pearson, also known as The Silver Fox, has died.
At the time of his passing, he was 83 years old.
Details are extremely limited at this time.
Pearson, a South Carolina native, retired in 1989 — After 27 years of racing.
He was inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2011.
We will update this article with more information as it becomes available.
Unbelievably sad day today after hearing of the passing of (one of) THE ABSOLUTE GREATEST #nascar drivers. We wouldn’t be here today without him and we’re thinking of the entire David Pearson family tonight.— Wood Brothers Racing (@woodbrothers21) November 13, 2018
Please keep Pearson’s family in your thoughts and prayers today.
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