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Celebrating the Motor City culture of southeast Michigan: NASCAR, derbies, car shows and celebrities.
10 things to watch for at Michigan International Speedway - leading up to the Pure Michigan 400 on Aug. 17, 2014. (Monroe News photo by Paula Wethington)
10 things to watch this week with NASCAR in Michigan
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Master Sergeant Daniel Bauer and his family participated in a pace car ride at the Michigan International Speedway at the 2013 Quicken Loans 400. Bauer was joined by fellow soldiers as part of NASCAR: An American Salute and the Troops to the Track program, a partnership with the Armed Forces Foundation. Credit: Eric Dobb
NASCAR salute U.S. military at MIS
Joey Logano leads the field during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Pure Michigan 400 auto race August 2013 at Michigan International Speedway.
Logano holds off Harvick for crucial Michigan win
Know Before You Go: Michigan International Speedway 2014 Guest Guide spells out what you can bring into the grandstand, how to use the disability access services, where your seats will be, and the traffic routing for fans on race weekend.
Guest Guide - Michigan International Speedway
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Previous pinner says "All winter she was a demure and classy lady. Then NASCAR season started."
Don't spend your money at the speed of race cars! Find out from Monroe on a Budget what to buy - or not - when you are planning your visit to Michigan International Speedway.
What to spend money on - or not - at a NASCAR race
#NASCAR Infographic: Everything you need to know about Michigan International Speedway
On Earth Day 2014, several sleek, new electric cars lined the parking lot in front of the La-Z-Boy Center in Monroe MI for a show and tell event. Read the story at the link, which goes go monroenews.com.
From the time Megan Farnsworth was old enough, she would stand at the black and white checkered flag on the track to cheer on her dad, Mark, as he raced his cars. Now she's running in the Monroe County Fair demolition derby. Story at the link. #MCFair13 #MonroeMI
"A good-looking person next to a good-looking car is a formula that's going to work for us no matter what brand it is," said Bo Puffer, one of the people involved with hiring models for the North American International Auto Show. Discussion and behind the scenes details at the link. #vroomvroom #fashion peopl involv, north american, auto broker, massiv auto, broker usa, intern auto, american intern
"A good-looking person next to a good-looking car is a formula that's going to work for us no matter what brand it is," said Bo Puffer, one of the people involved with hiring models for the North American International Auto Show. Discussion and behind the scenes details at the link. #vroomvroom #fashion
Are you planning to visit the public dates in the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit? Check out the preview story and the slide show of wheels at monroenews.com #vroomvroom #motorcity
The 2015 Ford Mustang was unveiled in front of hundreds of enthusiasts and executives in ceremonies in Flat Rock MI. Susan Spaulding of Dundee saw the newest pony only as a shell without its glossy coat of race red paint. Story and more details from MonroeNews.com at the link #Ford
When Bob Hemphill of Carleton first set his eyes on the 1969 Fairlane Cobra the year it was introduced it was love at first sight. Read the article and see the photos about Hot Summer Nights - one of the biggest car shows in Monroe MI at www.monroenews.com
Brad Keselowski is from Michigan - pin via #NASCAR
A high-performance racing boat that has competed internationally now calls Monroe MI its home port. Read about the hydroplane at monroenews.com
Monroe becomes home port for racing boat
Shoppers peruse the tables and blankets filled with auto parts and other memorabilia during the 2013 auto swap meet at the Monroe County Fairgrounds in Monroe MI. Click on the link to find a photo gallery at monroenews.com