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...
twentieth, car, motor, culture, race, economic, history, Daytona, century, American, America, 1900, sports, invention, Transportation, Technology, expansion, 20th, 1900’s, innovation
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