Racing to “Feed the Children 300”

July 16, 2013
A participant in the recent NASCAR Nationwide “Feed the Children 300” at the Kentucky Speedway was the #23 Vecoplan Ford Mustang, sponsored by Vecoplan, High Point, N.C. (’s company mission, “Technology For A Sustainable Tomorrow,” ties in perfectly with the goals of Feed The Children 300. Feed The Children and its partner, Speedway Children’s Charities, will deliver 500,000 lb of food and supplies to families in racing communities across the country. The car was fielded by Rick Ware Racing and driven by Harrison Rhodes, neighbors of Vecoplan’s  subsidiary, Vecoplan Midwest

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