Racing http://nhpr.org en In The Fast Lane: The Richard Petty Driving Experience http://nhpr.org/post/fast-lane-richard-petty-driving-experience <p>On July 14<sup>th</sup>, Brian Vickers led a group of professional NASCAR drivers to take the sprint cup at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon.&nbsp; Less than a week later, a group of men and women with absolutely no racing experience took to the same track, in the same six-hundred horsepower stock cars, in hopes of hitting the same high-octane speeds as the pros.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.drivepetty.com/" target="_blank">The Richard Petty Driving Experience</a> is a payed sports adventure that lets NASCAR fans get a taste of life in the fast lane… Producer Taylor Quimby was with them in Loudon last Friday, and brought us back this audio postcard.</p><p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 14:08:34 +0000 Taylor Quimby 31741 at http://nhpr.org In The Fast Lane: The Richard Petty Driving Experience The Amazing Outhouse Race http://nhpr.org/post/amazing-outhouse-race <p>The Bristol Great Outhouse Race is an eccentric village tradition that has been held for the last 34 years.</p> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 14:45:17 +0000 Sarah P. Reynolds 9089 at http://nhpr.org The Amazing Outhouse Race Hybrid Car Races are a Bridge from Students to Carmakers http://nhpr.org/post/hybrid-car-races-are-bridge-students-carmakers-0 <p>Last week, some of the world’s top engineering students met at the New Hampshire motor speedway to race hybrid cars of their own design and build.</p> Mon, 07 May 2012 14:07:45 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 4308 at http://nhpr.org Hybrid Car Races are a Bridge from Students to Carmakers Racing Dreams: Kids Grow Up So Fast http://nhpr.org/post/racing-dreams-kids-grow-so-fast <p>We speak with Academy Award nominee Marshall Curry about his film chronicling three young racers.</p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 16:11:48 +0000 Virginia Prescott 2092 at http://nhpr.org Racing Dreams: Kids Grow Up So Fast