Posts by this Author: Tim Bus

NHMS First Responder Tickets Donated by Hendrick Motorsports in Honor of Sean Collier


Hendrick Motorsports has made a $5,000 donation to assist New Hampshire Motor Speedway in hosting first responders and their families during the track's July 11-14 NASCAR weekend.

The donation was made in memory of Sean Collier, the MIT police officer who was killed April 18 during the Boston Marathon bombing. Collier's brother, Andrew, is a machinist in the Hendrick Motorsports engine department.

The North Carolina-based race team fields the NASCAR Sprint Cup...

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Rick Hendrick's Road to International Motorsports Hall of Fame

Rick Hendrick's journey began on his family's tobacco farm, a stone's throw from the small Virginia community of Palmer Springs, which is where his father instilled the value of a hard day's work and a pure passion for the automobile.

Under the watchful eye of "Papa Joe," that love of cars led Hendrick into the world of auto racing. At age 14, he made a name for himself by setting speed records at a local drag strip with a self-built 1931 Chevrolet. Two years later, the self-described "gearhead" won the Virginia division of the Chrysler-Plymouth Troubleshooting…

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