600 Miles of Remembrance Tag

By Seth Eggert, NASCAR Writer CONCORD, N.C. – To most, the Coca-Cola 600 is just another race. 2017’s marks the third annual 600 Miles of Remembrance for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Every driver’s windshield banner will display the name of a United State military veteran who sacrificed everything. Families are not only invited to the race as guests, but are also honored in a ceremony in which miniature windshields with the name of their loved ones are presented to them. On Kyle Busch’s M&M’s Red, White, and BlueRead More
By Seth Eggert, NASCAR Writer The 2016 Coca-Cola 600 marked the second year of NASCAR’s 600 Miles of Remembrance program. In addition to the patriotic paint schemes that many teams ran, on the windshield of every NASCAR Sprint Cup Series car, where the name of the driver usually sits, was instead the name of a fallen service member. Most of the names hit close to home for each NASCAR team. For some, like SO3 Denis Christian Miranda, whose name adorned Kyle Larson’s No. 42 Target Chervolet, was once the roommateRead More