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Richard Petty Motorsports extends contract of main sponsor

...or four races become like non-championship races and interest diminishes."What could spike interest is a first woman driver since 1976, but Horner believes there isn't a suitable candidate."The best marketing thing we could do would be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-01-15/richard-petty-motorsports-extends
Ga. judge faces aggressive driving charge

...municipal court Judge Andrew Lakin with aggressive driving in an Aug. 24 incident in which he is accused to following a woman driver for more than 10 miles.Glynn County Police Chief Matt Doering said Friday that Superior Court Judge Stephen Scarlett...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-09-10/ga-judge-faces-aggresi
Across the area

...commission of a crime, according to jail records. The 15-year-old was not identified. Investigator Carlyle said the woman driver of the targeted car thwarted the attempt by accelerating and fleeing. North Augusta man reports being robbed at gunpoint...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/15/met_527684.shtml
Metro
Sutton beating odds in racing, disease

...Sutton is reminded daily of the things that are supposed to be impossible. Like succeeding as the only full-time woman driver in NASCAR, or like winning on the Craftsman Truck Series or even walking. And yet it doesn't seem to slow her down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/17/nas_447602.shtml
Nascar
Second race at California Speedway draws fans

...communities. Johnson's duties include helping NASCAR in creating a program to identify and develop black, Hispanic and women drivers and crew members. He also is advising NASCAR chief operating officer George Pyne on diversity issues. Since the announcement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/06/nas_427752.shtml
Nascar
Odds and Ends

...years. Fares - about 660 yen for the first 1.2 miles - are the same as regular taxis. The cars are driven only by women drivers, in part to satisfy Sanrio, Habu said. "The Sanrio people told us they associated taxis with bearded, smoking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/18/biz_388576.shtml
XXX Bizarre
Q&A with Kim Wood

...about her mother's role in racing. Bernece Wood saw the sport evolve from its ban on women in the garage area to women drivers and car owners. Q: Do you remember your mother's role with the race team while you were a child? A: "In the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/08/nas_372030.shtml
Nascar
Special deliveries

...few good men," Mr. Ferguson said. Or, in this case, women. Six of the 62 drivers for the Augusta center are women. Drivers typically work about 9 1/2 hours a day and "spend a good four or five hours walking," Mr. Ferguson said. On...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/22/met_349339.shtml
Metro
Racer has paid her dues to run on senior circuit

...stock car, and she won't be the last. What makes Robinson unusual, however, is that she's the most qualified woman driver to hit the circuit. "I don't think it's a publicity stunt, although I have to admit we deliberately picked the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/15/oth_307540.shtml
Other sports
Braves care about arm, not mouth

...December when he disparaged a city, non-Americans, certain teammates, single mothers, alternative lifestyles, women drivers and toll booths. Then Schuerholz was asked whether he'd be interested to see how Rocker handles his return. "After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/19/bas_287900.shtml
Baseball