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What Jimmie Johnson Said on NASCAR Hall Of Famer's Death

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which operates 11 racetracks across United States. Among them is

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The Charlotte Motor Speedway, which he bought and built in 1959.

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On Wednesday evening, 7-time Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson

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Words of condolences to Smith's family in a touching tribute posted on Twitter.

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"I have had so many wonderful memories with Bruton over the years but

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My best favorites was gifting him my last Martinsville clock," Jimmie wrote.

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"The smile on his face that day I will never forget in my life. Rest Easy Bruton,

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We will always keep the whole Smith family in our thoughts H and prayers."