A History of East Tennessee Auto Racing: The Thrill of the by David McGee

By David McGee

East Tennessee is not usually pointed out between inventory automobile racing's formative hotbeds. however the quarter from Bristol to Oneida and Chattanooga encapsulates a good portion of the sport's historical past. From pioneers like Brownie King and Paul Lewis of Johnson urban to former nationwide champions Joe Lee Johnson of Chattanooga and L.D. Ottinger of Newport, East Tennessee has produced a lot of NASCAR's nice drivers. The zone is domestic to at least one of the world's biggest activities stadiums within the Bristol Motor Speedway, yet NASCAR additionally made average visits to different zone tracks. no matter if the skin is crimson clay, asphalt or brushed concrete, East Tennessee nonetheless boasts a number of the world's quickest, best racing. subscribe to writer and racing insider David McGee as he offers an unlimited array of colourful characters whose ardour fueled a game that has long past from primitive to top time.

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