Grade Range: 9-12Resource Type(s): Reference MaterialsDate Posted: 7/7/2008
Students can learn the century-long history of grass-roots invention in American automobile racing. This reference page is included in the online exhibition entitled America on the Move, which focuses on transportation in US history.
Museum education, Self-paced learning modules, Thematic approach, Visual instruction
Interactives & Media
Lessons & Activities
The Richard Petty Number 43 Pontiac is a NASCAR racing car, built to resemble a 1984 Pontiac Gran...
1900’s, American, 20th, culture, motor, 1900, race, innovation, America, history, Daytona, Transportation, expansion, economic, car, sports, invention, century, twentieth, Technology
A traveling book about an adventurous young woman, Alice Ramsay, who drives across the country in...
Support for Smithsonian's History Explorer is provided by the Verizon Foundation