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Chance email leads man back to racetrack

By Phyllis Moore
Published in News on May 23, 2012 1:46 PM

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Mick O'Donnell of Goldsboro gets ready to take three laps around the NASCAR track in Charlotte recently with the Mario Andretti Racing Experience. The 72-year-old decided to take advantage of the ride-along after getting a random email, and now vows to return next year to do it again.

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Mick O'Donnell, center, gets fitted for a helmet as he prepares to take three laps around the NASCAR track in Charlotte.

As a youth, Mick O'Donnell enjoyed racing go-karts and later sports cars. But that was more than 50 years ago. It never occurred to him to take another lap around the track, until about a month ago when he...

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