Some racing fans grew up around the sport, and can hardly remember a time when they weren’t watching races on TV or attending them in-person.  Others may have come to the sport later in life, introduced thanks to a friend or just sheer curiosity.   No matter the case, racers and race fans can point […]

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The 1988 Snowball Derby changed Tennessee driver Mike Alexander forever.  No, he didn’t win the race.  In fact, he didn’t even walk out of the track that day.  He was taken out by paramedics as he was not fighting for a position, but he was fighting for his life.   “I don’t know what happened,” […]

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Some measure a man’s character by his passion.   Some measure a man’s character by the selfless deeds he performs when few are staring.   In these “selfie” days that tug on pop culture, finding folks that grasp true sacrifice is a hard task.   Until you encounter Sherman Chunn. The 63 year old from […]

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