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Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity

Dale Earnhardt, Jr.’s NASCAR Race Car on Display at Hudson Valley Community College Automotive Lab

Contact: Jessica Shahda, (518) 629-7180,
For Release: Immediate, Monday, Sept 15, 2008

WHO: The National Guard sponsored NASCAR race car
WHAT: Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s National Guard sponsored NASCAR race car will be on display at Hudson Valley Community College

Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2008
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Hudson Valley Community College
80 Vandenburgh Avenue, Troy
Cogan Hall Large Automotive Lab (CGN 153)


Hudson Valley Community College will be a stop on the Northeast promotion tour of Dale Earnhardt, Jr.’s NASCAR race car. The National Guard, along with Mountain Dew, sponsored Earnhardt, Jr.’s car last year, spending approximately $20 million on the race team. Visitors can have a free souvenir picture taken with the car and talk with National Guardsmen regarding the sponsorship.

Photo and Interview Opportunity: Members of the media will have the opportunity to take a picture of Earnhardt, Jr.’s race car. National Guardsmen will also be available for interviews.