Brawner began his winning ways under the American Automobile Association banner and continued under the aegis of the U. Arriving just in time for the holiday season, "The Rise of Kahne" is now available for sale at www. Elected to the Hall of Fame in his first time on the ballot. Bob Blackburn takes readers for a fast-paced ride across the multi-faceted life of the industrialist and auto racing pioneer in To Indy and Beyond: He worked with all the great personalities of the day, producing feats without fanfare.
Racing, Region, and the Environment
Sweikert won both the Indianapolis and the National Championship in driving for Oklahoma sportsman John Zink, becoming the last driver to win those laurels under AAA sanction before the AAA dropped out of auto racing and the U. Last time I was at Limerock I was doing 1. All photographed as they are now, but remembered in their prime. Comprised of a collection of work by writers from varying backgrounds that have shared their talents to bring these stories together - including a foreword from 'The King,' Richard Petty - the book tells the stories and the secrets that the track has held for fifty years. He earned the respect of European drivers at Roosevelt Raceway in when he became the first American to finish the revived Vanderbilt Cup race, which was completely dominated by European cars and drivers. Elected in his first Hall of Fame ballot appearance. Another Go Cart will be purchased this sprin for Colby Thomas Jordan's brother and he will start racing this August when he turns 6.
TQ Vintage: History
There, the German was one of the all-time great and popular pre-war Formula One drivers, often the only obstacle to a Mercedes wipeout. If you sent a letter to Jeff Gordon in the 's, chances are that it was opened by Molly and Russ Harris, the founders of the Jeff Gordon National Fan Club - the largest personal touch fan club in racing. Petty established his fabulous record in an year period from when he was forced into retirement after a near-fatal crash at Daytona, one year after winning the inaugural Daytona Arriving just in time for the holiday season, "The Rise of Kahne" is now available for sale at www. A longtime journalist who began his newspaper career in Kentucky in the s, Frank later joined the New York Times staff and became that newspaper's first motorsports editor, serving in that post during the late s and '60s until his retirement in NASCAR's Northern Invasion" is an informative read that shows Pocono, in all its remoteness, in the great outdoors, where the legends have raced, and won and lost. Someone the younger drivers could look to for advice.
He designed and built many of the famed board speedways of the s and early s. Citizen Watch Company has supported higher education for the past two years as a corporate sponsor of the National Merit Scholarship Foundation and we are proud to expand our educational support with a donation to the Dollar General Literacy Foundation in honor of Matt Kenseth. For more info and to order the book, go to pittalks. Three short preliminary races each paid points. He placed second as a rookie and later was third twice.