HBO Drives Charity Auto Racing Effort

Umstead, R. Thomas
May 2011
Multichannel News;5/16/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 20, p16
The article reports that Home Box Office Inc. (HBO) will increase its pay-per-view (PPV) engines on June 8, 2011 for the 7th annual Prelude to the Dream, an automobile racing and charitable event which will begin from the Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio.


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