KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – “I believe in America because we have great dreams – and because we have the opportunity to make those dreams come true.” – Wendell L. Wilkie (American corporate lawyer and 1940 presidential nominee)
Ryan Newman readily admits that he lives his dream every weekend on the racetrack.
The story goes that when Newman was born in December 1977, his proud papa announced right then and there in the delivery room that his baby boy would be a racecar driver. At the young age of 4, Newman got his first racecar, a Quarter Midget, and began going in circles.
Thanks to a lot of hard work and sacrifices along the way, Newman hasn’t stopped racing. Newman is now in his 12th full season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and, Sunday, he will make his 12th career start at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway.
At Sonoma, Newman will celebrate another American dream that became a reality through hard work and dedication.
His No. 39 Chevrolet SS will pay tribute to the 30th anniversary of Haas Autom...