TITLE

In High Gear

PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
PN;Aug2005, Vol. 59 Issue 8, p85
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that funny car driver Gary Densham is displaying the Paralyzed Veterans of America logo on his RACEBRICKSâ„¢ Monte Carlo. He hopes this will help raise awareness of the organization. Winner of the 2004 U.S. Nationals, Densham entered the 2005 NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series with a total of eight career national-event victories in Funny Car competition and a fourth-place finish in last year's championship.
ACCESSION #
17653474

 

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