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Al Pearce

Al Pearce saw his first NASCAR race in 1966 in Daytona Beach, Florida. The first race he covered was in July of 1969 at Dover, Delaware for the Times-Herald of Newport News, Virginia. Since then, he's covered thousands of races of all type -- NASCAR, IndyCar, Formula One, NHRA and IHRA drag racing, APBA powerboats, SCCA, international sports cars and weekly short-track races - for the Tribune Co. (1969-2004) and Autoweek magazine (1973-current). Pearce has authored 13 books on racing and has...See more