The Daytona 500: the thrill and thunder of the great American race

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Who won the first Daytona 500? What do teams do to prepare their cars for 500 miles of hard, high-speed racing? Who gave the Daytona 500 the nickname the "Great American Race"? Learn all about stock car racing's biggest event and the drivers and crew who make it possible in this fascinating, fact-filled book. You will join in the excitement of forty-three cars running nose-to-tail and side-by-side at almost 200 miles per hour. You'll also discover the rich history of stock car racing and find out why it's one of the most popular sports around.

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subject_facet Daytona 500 (Automobile race) -- History, Stock car racing -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature, Stock car racing -- United States. -- History
title_display The Daytona 500 : the thrill and thunder of the great American race
title_full The Daytona 500 : the thrill and thunder of the great American race / Nancy Roe Pimm, The Daytona 500 : the thrill and thunder of the great American race [electronic resource] / Nancy Roe Pimm
title_short The Daytona 500 :
title_sub the thrill and thunder of the great American race
topic_facet History, Stock car racing