NASCAR Safety on the Track

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Readers, start your engines! You're about to charge into full-throttle NASCAR action and learn about the science behind this thrilling sport.

NASCAR Safety at the Track shows you how technology and science work together to keep drivers safe at high speeds. You'll find out how safety crews work. You'll learn the role of friction and momentum in a race. And you'll understand what the drivers need to know to make smart choices when every second ...

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Overview

Readers, start your engines! You're about to charge into full-throttle NASCAR action and learn about the science behind this thrilling sport.

NASCAR Safety at the Track shows you how technology and science work together to keep drivers safe at high speeds. You'll find out how safety crews work. You'll learn the role of friction and momentum in a race. And you'll understand what the drivers need to know to make smart choices when every second counts. So grab your infield pass and learn about The Science of NASCAR.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780822587422
  • Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 3/28/2008
  • Series: Science of NASCAR Series
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 48
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Lexile: IG820L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 8.12 (w) x 10.26 (h) x 0.35 (d)

Meet the Author

Mark Stewart has written more than 100 sports books for kids. Stewart graduated from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, with a degree in history. He lives with his wife and daughters in New Jersey.

Mike Kennedy has contributed to more than 50 sports books for kids. He received an English degree from Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Born in New Jersey, he lives in Colorado.

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