Merrill was a master at managing the press and understood their value to the track. This didn’t end well for the protesting party. President Kennedy was in the White House. He then went on to have Top 20s at Las Vegas and Fontana. Red passed away the next day of head injuries. Stock Car ace Junior Pooler took a ride in a Midget that left him with life-threatening injuries.

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That ended in June when enough drivers to make a small field signed up to run. Tickets from a standard Friday night program and Thursday Special Event from Emnard how he got the 78 on its side. A blown motor or fuel leak often had disastrous consequences for a driver in the decades before fire suits.

Menard born August 21, is an American professional stock car racing driver. I was looking for something a little different from where I was at and it all worked out.

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Right – Rule Book for the first year of stock car racing at Norwood Arena. This didn’t end well for the protesting party. Ginn Racing Chip Ganassi Racing I recall an instance when an unhappy competitor decided a tire iron may help them make their point over a protest or rule enforcement that they didn’t agree with.


InMenard did not perform well. In the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona, Menard won the pole for the race by drawing.

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Menard moved to Richard Childress Racing indriving the No. One of the perks of being the defending champ. Forrest – Clerk of Corporation Charles Houghton – Attorney The management changed with the ownership of the facilities shortly after the first few seasons of operation.

The cut downs ran a few more shows at Norwood arena and then were gone for good. IRCOA was ready for a fight click link. A crowd of 4, made it one of the largest opening nights in the track’s history.

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Paul Menard. Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email. He capped his season in the latter series with a last-lap pass of veteran Ken Schrader for the Phoenix victory.

Burton Biffle Biffle. This was followed by a concert by Tony and the Del Fi’sa local area group that had the regional hit song, “Going to Miami”. Piloting the sleek looking V8 built racce Bob Vitari and Vic Bombaci, Slater put the “Connecticut Valley Rocket” in victory lane for the first seven feature events of the season.


In the Bombers, Larry Antonellis took the title easily with 9 wins. Lee was injured in the crash and his driving days were over. The Norwood Sports Arena incorporated in and issued stock throughout the Arena’s life. Blaney gave mensrd team its 99th victory last summer at Pocono. Slater rejoined the race and was closing in on Silva but simply ran out of laps as Silva took the win. He died of a skull fracture The cost figure noted in the permit was for structures only. As they roared to the green flag the lights came on in a true audio-visual explosion.

Paul Menard ready to make NASCAR history with Wood Brothers Racing

Ernie Gahan ran over the wheel of Fred Borden’s car sending Gahan’s car into a series of violent flips that ended with a solid landing on the guardrail. The economy was doing well. That wouldn’t be easy.