ERNIE IRVAN: WINNING 1991 DAYTONA 500 CHANGED MY LIFE

February 1991 is remembered in American history for Operation Desert Storm as part of the first Gulf War. The security attention paid to Super Bowl XXV in Tampa, Fla., and around the country was increased. Three weeks following the NFL championship game, the largest sporting crowd since the military operation began gathered on Florida’s East Coast a few hours from where the Giants won their second title. Over 100,000 fans filled the grounds of Daytona International Speedway for the 500. Er ...

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ERNIE IRVAN FILES IRONIC LAWSUIT

Ernie Irvan, a man who made a living driving cars that made a lot of noise and kicked up a lot of dust, is suing his neighbor who says he would not be able to make a living on his farm if not for his customers who drive cars that make a lot of noise and kick up a lot of dust. According to the Post & Courier newspaper in South Carolina, Irvan and his wife Kim are suing their Wadmalaw Island neighbor Pete Ambrose and his business, a 130-acre community-supported agriculture farm. That's one of ...

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