Georgia Tech's Racing Roots, Part 2: The Need for Speed

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Georgia Institute of Technology
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As cars became an American obsession and racing grew popular, Tech students, alumni, and faculty made their mark on the sport.

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In the decades following World War II, as cars became an American obsession and racing grew ever more popular, countless Tech students, alumni, and faculty continued to gravitate to all things automotive.

Drivers, builders, designers, engineers, executives, and even academics with ties to Georgia Tech made their mark on the worlds of stock car and drag racing.

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Georgia Tech's Racing Roots, Part 2: The Need for Speed

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Institute Communications, School of Aerospace Engineering, School of Architecture, School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, School of Industrial Design, H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISYE), Scheller College of Business, School of Mechanical Engineering

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NASCAR, Drag racing, stock car racing
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  • Created By: Jennifer Tomasino
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Oct 20, 2017 - 10:47am
  • Last Updated: Oct 20, 2017 - 10:55am