PERSONAL REFLECTIONS ON THE CLOSING OF NASCAR SCENE

Germain Racing's 2008 Nationwide Series entry with Mike Wallace behind the wheel was author Patrick Reynolds' latest employment before layoffs hit the NASCAR industry. I have lost my job before. It is devastating but part of the business I made my living in. I feel firsthand the pain that many are going through. Careers in professional NASCAR competition are not immune. I was a NASCAR team mechanic in recent years. My last year in competition was 2008 with Germain Racing. The entire industry ...

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